Welcome to Third Grade

About Us

Mr. Abbey

Mr. Abbey has been teaching at Flynn for over 20 years. He started teaching in San Francisco, CA, before moving to Vermont with his wife Molly. He has three teenage kids who have turned his hair a distinguished grey. You can see Mr. Abbey as the host of the Flynn Talent Show or out on the kickball at recess. Outside of school, Mr. Abbey enjoys making bread, building houses and biking along Lake Champlain.

Ms. Tinson

This is Ms. Tinson's 7th year of teaching. She graduated from Champlain College with her undergraduate degree and The Vermont Mathematics Initiative at the University of Vermont with her master's degree. Outside of school, Ms. Tinson enjoys hiking, paddle boarding, ice skating and skiing. She is also a big Red Sox and Patriots fan.

Mr. Michalski

Mr. Michalski has worked with children for twelve years. He began teaching in California where he was a fifth, sixth and a second grade teacher. Mr. Michalski and his family moved to Vermont four years ago where he joined Flynn as a second grade teacher.

When not teaching at Flynn, he enjoys hiking, fishing, boating and snowboarding with his wife and two children.

Mr. Michalski, Ms. Tinson, Mr. Abbey