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Ashley Gibson

Certified Teacher EC-6 & Generalist 4-8
Certified English as a Second Language
GT Certified
Graduate of Angelo State University
Master of Arts Curriculum & Instruction

I'm Mrs. Gibson! I love teaching and am excited to work with students and parents collaboratively. Reading is a passion of mine and I cannot wait to share that with the students. This is my ninth year teaching and my fifth year at Weimar Elementary School. I LOVE being a

I am married to an amazingly supportive husband, Kel, who is a Houston Firefighter. We have been married for seven years and have a beautiful 2 year old girl, a dog, and a cat. I am originally from West Texas, which I still visit often and volunteer at the Girl Scout camp, Camp Mitre Peak.

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COLOR: Mint/Blue/Yellow, swimming, HARRY POTTER, The Big Bang Theory, Golden Girls, pizza, camping, chocolate, sweet tea, Disney, and hiking.

Preparation Period: Daily 11:20-12:05

Contact Information

The best way to reach me is through Remind or my work email. 

ALL questions or inquiries from students, parents, guardians, etc. are important and valued.

Please allow 24 hours for a response. If you need immediate assistance, please call the Elementary office. 

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Remind code: @gg4th
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Kristin Herzik


Today is the day to learn something new!  I am Kristin Herzik, and I can’t wait to learn with you during our year together in 4th grade.  I was born and raised in Cleveland, Ohio, and I moved to Texas in 2000. In 2008, I married Ben Herzik and together we have two handsome sons.  I studied Interdisciplinary Studies at the University of Houston, earning certification to teach EC-6th grades. My true passion is teaching Science and Social Studies! 

When I’m not running my boys to baseball, basketball, golf, or swim team, you can find me helping with St. Rose functions or traveling with my family.  There is no greater joy than seeing the world through the eyes of children, so we travel as often as possible exploring new adventures! I believe that every child has a uniqueness that should be appreciated and nurtured while learning in my classes, during recess, and all the times between.  I can’t wait to share an amazing year with you!


Information: Preparation Period: Preparation Period: Daily 11:20-12:05
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Remind code: @herzik
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Cara Janecka

Questions: Who is part of the coolest grade ever? YOU! And, who is extremely excited to have you in class this year? ME!

    My name is Cara Lee Janecka. I grew up just down the road in La Grange, Texas. I lived a few miles out of town and loved living in the country with my parents and older sister. I also have two half-brothers who I get to see a lot more these days than I did when I was younger.

 I graduated from La Grange High School in 2005 (wow, that was a loooong time ago!). After high school, my educational journey took me to Blinn, and from there I transferred to Texas A&M to become an Aggie-- Class of 2009--Whoop! I graduated Cum Laude with a degree in Interdisciplinary Studies majoring in Math and Science. I am certified to teach 4th-8th grades Math and Science & EC-6th grades Generalist, and ESL & G/T students. 

I student taught at Weimar Junior High and fell in love with our town! Go Wildcats!!! I began teaching at Weimar Elementary in 2010 and I have loved it for the past 10 years....going on 11!!!

The same year I began teaching, I married my husband Jack! I am a #Boymom to three of the coolest sons Frank 7, Jesse 5, and Henry 3. They definitely keep me busy, but when I do have some free time, I love to refinish furniture from garage sales, grow succulent plants, visit rivers, cruise our pasture on our golf cart and go swimming! 

Teaching math is my passion. I can not wait to go on this journey with you this school year!      

Your Teacher,
Mrs. Cara Janecka

Preparation Period: Daily 11:20-12:05
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Remind class code: @cjanecka

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Virtual Classroom

Virtual Hours by Topic:

1:15-2:00  Science/Social Studies,  Reading,  Writing (with Mrs. Herzik)

1:45-2:30  Math, Wordly Wise (with Mrs. Janecka)

Google Meet links are found in Google Classroom-->Classwork-->under "Homeroom or Announcements".

Common Websites:


Education Galaxy:

Book lookup for AR:

Quizlet (for Wordly Wise):

Spelling City:

Reflex (math fluency):

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Jon Wunderlich, Superintendent
Weimar Independent School District
506 West Main Street
Weimar, Texas 78962
Phone: 979.725.9504
Weimar ISD shall be a community nurturing academic excellence for all students and demonstrating leadership in character development. Students’ potential will be maximized in order to grow life-long learners and productive citizens.

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