Can you name all the specials teachers at Hillside Academy? 

1. Who is the art teacher? 

2. Who is the enriched art teacher? 

3. Who is the music teacher? 


4. Who is the orchestra teacher? 

6. Who is the librarian? 

7. Who is the coach? 





1. Ms. Laridjani, art teacher, pictured below

2. Mrs. Harms, enriched art teacher, pictured below 

3. Ms. O'Bryant, music teacher, pictured below

4. Ms. Jennifer Knudsen, enriched music teacher

5. Director Rodin, orchestra director, pictured below

Director Maximilian Rodin

6. Mrs. Shelton, librarian, pictured below

7. Coach Bass is the coach. Pictured below 


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