Degrees and Certifications:
B.S. University of Illinois-UrbanaM.S. Chicago State University M.A. Aurora University
Mr. Kenneth Strayve
Mr. Strayve has been a teacher at Washington School since 1989. He started his career as a physical education teacher and started teaching 5th grade in the 2000-2001 school year. His favorite aspect of teaching is seeing students develop confidence in themselves to create incredible learning opportunities.
Mr. Strayve has a B.S. from the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign and a M.A. degree from Aurora University.
When not teaching, Mr. Strayve enjoys any type of construction project. Improving his home or helping others is rewarding when a project is completed. He also enjoys traveling to see new countries and to meet interesting people. Over the Summer Mr. Strayve traveled with Mr. Ourada, a Washington School 4th grade teacher, to North Carolina to explore the Blue Ridge Mountains. He enjoyed white water rafting, camping, and hiking.