Katie Andrews » Biography


Ms. Andrews teaches second grade in Room 104. Ms. Andrews is a second grade classroom teacher and excited to be a part of the Decatur community.  Ms. Andrews holds a BA in Business Administration from Miami University of Ohio, an M.Ed. in Elementary Education from Loyola University of Chicago, and an endorsement in Gifted Education. During her eight years of working in CPS, she has gained experience teaching in grade levels 1-8 and strongly believes in the importance of differentiation and individualized learning.  Ms. Andrews also believes in helping children find a love of learning by integrating technology and mindful practices into her classroom. When she is not teaching Ms. Andrews loves practicing yoga, going to spin classes, reading, traveling, and spending time with family and friends.

Recent Posts

104 Updates/Reminders 2/10

  • Report Cards: Second quarter report cards will go home with students tomorrow, Monday 2/11. Please feel free to email me with questions or concerns!
  • Valentine's Day: We will be celebrating Valentine's Day in 104 this Thursday! There is no need to send in valentines since we will be making them in class! Woohoo! 
  • No School: There will be no school next Monday, February 18th for President's Day. 

104 Updates/Reminders 2/1/18

  • Field Trip: We will be taking a field trip to the Peggy Notebaert Nature Museum on Wednesday February 6th. Please make sure you filled out a permission slip for the trip. If you have no received one please contact me. 
  • Winter Show: As you have already been informed the Winter Show has been postponed to Monday and Tuesday. See Ms. Schmittle's and Ms. Luna's emails for additional information! 

104 Updates/Reminders 1/18/19

  • Field Trip: We will be taking a field trip to the Peggy Notebaert Nature Museum on Wednesday February 6th. If you would like to volunteer to chaperone please let me know. I will send an official field trip form/chaperone request later, but wanted to give everyone a heads up. If you are not able to attend this trip we will try to get you on a later one! :)
  • Winter Show: The Winter Show is coming soon! This show will include performances by grades K, 1, 3, and 5! Check out the flyer for additional information!
  • Girls Sports Camp: Here is an opportunity for your daughters to be introduced into a couple of team sports, team building and exercise for 2 months. It meets on Saturdays from 10-11 AM at the Menomonee Club. There is a  link to the website where the registration is located at. It would be a great opportunity to get knowledge on some new sports, and a chance to create some relationships outside of school!