Ms. Bachman

Classes Taught

  • 5th - 8th Grade Visual Arts


  • Bachelor of Arts - Washington State University
  • Masters in Teaching -  Washington State University


  • 2014 WAEA "Middle Level Educator of the Year"
  • 2010 BGEF "Teachers Make a Difference" Award


With a Masters in Teaching from Washington State University, Ms. Bachman began her education career at Amboy Middle School, student teaching in 1996. She subbed for 1 year before coming to Laurin full time. Ms. Bachman has taught on the fifth and seventh grade teams at Laurin. In addition to core curriculum, each year Ms. Bachman taught a visual arts elective to Laurin students. In the fall of 2008, Ms. Bachman developed the Laurin Art Department and has taught visual arts Grades 5 - 8 exclusively ever since. In the spring, Ms. Bachman is the choreographer and Advisor for Laurin's Drill Team. In her spare time, Ms. Bachman plays and coaches indoor and outdoor soccer and enjoys spending time with family and friends, especially her niece.

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Student Art


Critical thinking, problem solving, skill development, and creative expression happens in Art Class with Ms. Bachman!