4th Grade

Kelsey Jenn

Fourth Grade Teacher

P: 515-242-8417 | E: kelsey.jenn@dmschools.org

Biography

Education

  • University of Iowa - Bachelor's Degree in Elementary Education, specialization in reading, language arts, speech and talented/gifted
  • Drake University - Master's Degree in Urban Education in progress

Teaching Experience

  • King Elementary - Fourth grade since 2012

Family/Hobbies

  • I live in Urbandale with my boyfriend.  We have three dogs:  Copper, Tango and Cash.  I love being outdoors, reading and I participate in crossfit, power-lifting and Olympic lifting.

Chris Sanford

Fourth Grade Teacher

P: 515-242-8417 | E: christopher.sanford@dmschools.org

Biography

Education

  • Grand View University - Bachelor's degree in Organizational and Technical Studies, Certification in Sports Management
  • Upper Iowa University - Bachelor's degree in Elementary Education, specialization in reading and coaching

Teaching Experience

  • King Elementary - Second and Third grade 2013-2017
  • King Elementary - Fourth grade since 2017

Family/Hobbies

  • I am married and have three kids; Addison, Jacie and Camden.  We also have a dog named Rollie and two goldfish.  We enjoy being outside, exercising and watching movies together.