Degrees and Certifications:
BA Communications, San Diego State University Elementary Teaching Certification, California State University Long Beach
Mrs. Erica Schmitz is excited to return to Washington this year as a 3rd grade teacher. She worked at Hawthorne last fall as their permanent substitute teacher and then joined Washington for the rest of the year as a teaching assistant to 4th and 5th grade. Mrs. Schmitz earned her BA in Communications from San Diego State University and her Elementary Teaching Certification from California State University Long Beach. While earning her teaching credential in CA, she worked as a substitute teacher on various short-term and long-term assignments in grades K-8. Mrs. Schmitz enjoys reading, yoga, going on travel adventures with her family, and spending time in her kitchen cooking!