Upper Elementary Staff

Principal: Katie Jeffrey

Katie Jeffrey is a graduate of Ferndale High School and Michigan State University and has been a Ferndale Public Schools educator since 2005. After working as a teacher and administrator at University High School for eleven years, Mrs. Jeffrey is excited for a new journey and the opportunity to build a new school family at Ferndale Upper Elementary School (FUEL).

Our goal is to help FUEL our young learners' minds and hearts through inquiry-based instruction and a culture of kindness. Mrs. Jeffrey can be reached by contacting the school office at 248-547-0880 or via email at 
katharine.jeffrey@ferndaleschools.org

Secretaries

Marcie DuPuis
Kelly Jacobs

Staff Directory

Administration

Principal

Name
Position
Phone
Principal

Secretary

Name
Position
Phone
Secretary
Secretary

3rd Grade

Teacher

Name
Position
Phone

4th Grade

Name
Position
Phone
Michelle Ewart-Wren
Teacher
Teacher

5th Grade

Name
Position
Phone

Montessori

Montessori Teacher

Name
Position
Phone
Montessori Teacher

Language Arts Teacher Assistant

Name
Position
Phone
Language Arts Teacher Assistant

Art

Art Teacher

Name
Position
Phone
Art Teacher
Art Teacher

Language Arts

Spanish Teacher

Name
Position
Phone
Spanish Teacher

Music

Band Teacher

Name
Position
Phone
Band Teacher
Band Teacher

Orchestra Teacher

Name
Position
Phone
Orchestra Teacher
Orchestra Teacher

Vocal Music Teacher

Name
Position
Phone
Vocal Music Teacher

Physical Education

Teacher

Name
Position
Phone
Teacher

Special Education

ASD - Teacher

Name
Position
Phone
ASD - Teacher

Occupational Therapist

Name
Position
Phone
Occupational Therapist
Occupational Therapist

Physical Therapist

Name
Position
Phone
Physical Therapist

Psychologist

Name
Position
Phone
Psychologist

Resource Program Teacher

Name
Position
Phone
Resource Program Teacher
Resource Program Teacher
Resource Program Teacher

Social Worker

Name
Position
Phone
Social Worker

Speech Pathologist

Name
Position
Phone
Speech Pathologist

ParaProfessional

Name
Position
Phone
ParaProfessional
ParaProfessional
ParaProfessional
ParaProfessional
ParaProfessional
ParaProfessional
ParaProfessional
ParaProfessional
ParaProfessional
ParaProfessional

SACC

SACC Coordinator

Name
Position
Phone
SACC Coordinator

SACC Leader

Name
Position
Phone
SACC Leader

SACC Assistant

Name
Position
Phone
SACC Assistant

Student Services

Behavior Interventionist

Name
Position
Phone
Behavior Interventionist

Mental Health Specialist

Name
Position
Phone
Jenelle Gondek-Stankos
Mental Health Specialist

Reading Specialist

Name
Position
Phone
Reading Specialist

Parent Organizations

Elementary Liason

Name
Position
Phone
Elementary Liason

PTA President

Name
Position
Phone
Andrea Burley
PTA President