6th Grade

Cottrill

Mrs. Cottrill is our 6th grade English teacher and has been teaching for 20 years.  She came back to John Adams two years ago after spending time in the elementary classroom.  She attended WVSU and has a Bachelor’s Degree in education.  She enjoys spending time with her family, reading, and shopping.  She can be contacted either through Schoology or mcottrill@mail.kana.k12.wv.us

Great minds do NOT think alike.

 

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Mrs. Ellis – Math

 

Mrs. Ellis teaches 6th grade math.  She has been teaching for 22 years and has spent the last 14 at John Adams Middle School.  She attended WVSU and WVU and graduated with a Bachelor’s in Education (K-8).  Her hobbies are reading, crafting, and puzzles.  She can be contacted at dmellis@mail.kana.k12.wv.us

Get to know your students and they will open their minds to you

 

 

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Mrs. Fazio – Social Studies

 

Mrs. Fazio teaches 6th grade social studies. She has been teaching for 38 years and at John Adams Middle School since 2010. She is a graduate of Fairmont State College  and WVU with Bachelor and Masters degrees in Elementary Education.   Her hobbies include reading, traveling and hiking. She has two sons, one granddaughter, and a granddog.  She can be contacted at cfazio@mail.kana.k12.wv.us

Be kinder than necessary for eveyrone is fighting some kind of battle. -Plato

 

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Mrs. McCoy – English

 

Mrs. McCoy teaches 6th grade English. She has been teaching for 28 years and has been at John Adams Middle School since 2011. She is a graduate of Virginia Tech with a Master’s in Education Administration. Her hobbies are reading and writing. Her favorite book is To Kill A Mockingbird. She can be contacted at mmccoy@mail.kana.k12.wv.us

 

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Mrs. Moon – Math

 

Mrs. Moon teaches 6th grade Math.  She has been teaching for nine years and at John Adams Middle School since 2010.  She is a graduate of West Virginia University with a Master’s  in Elementary Education with a specialization in Middle School and High School Math.  Her hobbies are traveling, crafts, church, hiking, camping, and all things Disney.  She can be contacted at rbusch@mail.kana.k12.wv.us

Our greatest natural resource is the mind of our children.                                                                                   – Walt Disney 

 

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Mr. Patterson – Science

 

Mr. Patterson teaches 6th grade Science.  He has been teaching for 33 years and at John Adams Middle School since 2002.  He is a graduate of West Virginia State College with a Bachelor’s in Elementary Education.  His hobby is life.   He can be contacted at wpatterson@mail.kana.k12.wv.us

Question everything! Fear nothing but ignorance.

 

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Mrs. Williams – English

 

Mrs. J. Williams teaches 6th grade English.  She has been teaching for 21 years and at John Adams Middle School since 2011.  She is a graduate of West Virginia State University with a Bachelor’s in Elementary Education and a Masters in Special Education K-8.  Her hobbies are yoga, hiking, and reading.   She can be contacted at jjwilliams@mail.kana.k12.wv.us

Be the change you want to see. -Ghandi

 

 

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Mrs. Withrow – Social Studies

Mrs. Withrow teaches 6th grade Social Studies. She has been teaching for 31years and has been at John Adams for the past 15. She is a graduate of Marshall with a Bachelor’s in Elementary Education. and Special Education. Her hobby is cooking and traveling. She can best be contacted through Schoology.

Never, never, give up!