Joy Sanders: 5th Grade Classroom Teacher

Education: Emmaus Bible College; B.S. in Science and Bible/Theology and Elementary Education; minor in Psychology

Years at Riverside: 4

Teaches:  5th Grade; Grades 4 and 5 Physical Education

Serves as:  Co-Teacher of Birch Buddies Program

Why Riverside? “It has a reputation for rigor and excellence, and, as an independent school, gives the opportunity for the staff to design learning challenges that best fit and inspire the students”.

Personal: Joy enjoys her family and lives on a local farm.  She is avid about the outdoors with interests in skiing, hiking, biking, gardening and playing soccer.  Joy loves singing and making music with a piano or guitar.