About the teacher

Science department head, Alaina Anderson was a 1999 graduate of Andrews High School. After High School she went to UNCA and received a BA degree in Biology and an education certification. In 2003, Alaina came back to teach science at Andrews High School. In 2011, she became a National Board Certified teacher and in 2012 she received her Master's degree in interdisciplinary science. She resides in Andrews with her daughters Ethne and Electa.