Degrees and Certifications:
Mrs. Kelly Gedney
It has always been a goal of Mrs. Gedney’s to become a Reading Specialist. She writes, "I'm thrilled to be fulfilling this goal at such an amazing campus with some of the most incredible teachers I have ever met!"
Mrs. Gedney is a Minnesota native who was recruited by Deer Valley at a job fair and will begin her 14th year teaching. She has been a 2nd grade teacher at Terramar since it opened. In 2010 she was honored as one of Deer Valley's Teachers of the Year. She was named Rookie Teacher of the Year during her first year teaching at Paseo Hills, and received a Deer Valley Pride Award in 2008. Mrs. Gedney is also a third generation Elementary Ed. graduate from Minnesota State University- Mankato. In 2008, she earned Master’s Degree in Elementary Education with a Reading Endorsement through NAU and earned a Gifted Endorsement in 2010. She is excited to meet all of our Leopards soon!