1st Grade

Mary McKay

1st Grade

E: mary.mckay@dmschools.org


Colleges Attended: University of Northern Iowa for 2 years, Northeastern Illinois University, Iowa State University, and Drake.

Highest Degree Earned: Master's Degree

Endorsements: Social Studies Endorsement

Years of Experience: 21 years with DMPS, 5 years teaching preschool.

Years at Hillis: 11 years

Hometown:  Storm Lake

High School Attended: St. Mary's High School


Janelle Schultz

1st Grade Teacher

E: janelle.schultz@dmschools.org

Gina Venteicher

1st Grade Teacher

E: gina.venteicher@dmschools.org



Colleges Attended: Central College in Pella, IA and Drake University in DSM, IA

Highest Degree Earned: Master of Science in Teaching

Endorsements: Reading

Years of Experience: 5

Years at Hillis: First year!

Original Hometown:Whiting, IA

High School Attended: Whiting Community School