Phone: 314-533-2750 (school)


Degrees and Certifications:

Bachelor's Degree in Elementary Education, Southern Illinois University Edwardsville. Early Childhood Certification, Southern Illinois University Edwardsville. Gifted Certification, Lindenwood University. Master's Degree in Gifted Education, Lindenwood University. Pursuing my Doctorate of Education in Curriculum & Instruction at Lindenwood University.







Ms. Barnes in Kindergarten

Ms. Barnes in Kindergarten
  • Welcome to Kindergarten! 


    Meet Ms. Barnes

    -This is my fifth year teaching at Columbia.

    -I love sports. The Cardinals and Blues are my favorite teams.

    -I have two dogs, Kayn and Kyro.

    -My favorite season is Fall.

    -My favorite thing to do is go out to eat.

    -My favorite subject is Math.


    I look forward to being a partner in your child's education. I know, together, we can rise above the challenges and have a meaningful year of learning and growth! 


    "Every child deserves a champion--an adult who will never give up on them, who understands the power of connection, and insists they become the best that they can possibly be." - Dr. Rita F. Pierson