1st Grade

Valerie Campero

First Grade Teacher

P: 515-242-8417 | E: valerie.campero@dmschools.org

Rebecca Orcutt

First Grade Teacher

P: 515-242-8417 | E: rebecca.orcutt@dmschools.org

Biography

Education

  • Iowa State University - Bachelor's Degree in Elementary Education, specialization in math
  • Morningside College - Reading specialization in progress

Teaching Experience

  • Ankeny School District - Student teaching in Kindergarten
  • Perry Elementary School - Student teaching in fourth grade
  • King Elementary - Second and Third grade 2015-2017
  • King Elementary - First grade since 2017

Family/Hobbies

  • I have an energetic son named Kolynn.  I have one dog named Simba.  I love to spend time with family and friends.  I also enjoy watching movies and reading.

Chelsey Spreitzer

First Grade Teacher

P: 515-242-8417 | E: chelsey.spreitzer@dmschools.org

Biography

Education

  • Western Illinois University - Bachelor's Degree in Elementary Education, specialization in middle school English and Social Studies
  • Drake University - Master's Degree in Urban Education in progress

Teaching Experience

  • King Elementary - Second and Third grade 2012-2017
  • King Elementary - First grade since 2017

Family/Hobbies

  • I have a wonderful husband named Ryan.  We have two pets; Rambo is our very playful cat and Raina is our loving dog.  our hobbies are walking around the trails, going to the movies and playing sand volleyball with our friends.