About Mrs. Drake


Hi, My name is Jennifer Drake and I am so excited that you will be a part of my kindergarten family this year!  I have been a teacher for 12 years, teaching students in grades K-3. I grew up in Grand Forks, ND and went to school at the University of North Dakota. I earned my Bachelor's Degree in elementary education and my Master's Degree in curriculum and instruction. Kindergarten is such a fun year and I can't wait to learn and explore with you each day! Here is a little bit about me, I can't wait to learn more about you too!
I have 2 daughters that go to Orono! Ella is 8 and Ava is 5!

My Favorite Color: Hot pink

My Favorite Food: Tacos, chips, salsa, and guacamole!
My Favorite Drink: Starbucks iced coffee

My Favorite Candy: Hot Tamales and Chocolate Twizzlers
My Favorite Sports: I love to watch hockey, baseball, and football and play tennis (I am a state singles tennis champion and was also named ND Miss Tennis 2001)
My Hobbies: Exercising, shopping, decorating for holidays, online scrapbooking, outdoor activities, going to the movies & spending time at the lake!
My Favorite Children's Authors: Robert Munsch and Dr. Seuss