We Are Ferndale

The We Are Ferndale blog series features stories from people throughout the Ferndale community and is curated by the Ferndale School District. Click on the title of a post to read it.

Nancy Gliege is a 2nd Grade Teacher at Skyline Elementary where she has taught for almost three decades. Gliege, a graduate of Western Washington University, will be retiring at the end of the 2018 school year. During her time at Skyline Elementary, her second grade students have enjoyed a very memorable activity: learning money management through a classroom store experience.

During winter months, you can find Horizon Middle School Teacher Kristle Craft flying down a mountain on her snowboard - something she has loved since middle school. In the spring, however, Mrs. Craft has another passion: Battle of the Books.

Carole Scanes came to Ferndale High School 24 years ago after working in Industrial Engineering at the Boeing Company. She attended Everett Community College and Western Washington University to become a teacher. . .