3rd Grade Team
  • Third grade rocks

    From left to right:

    Mrs. Michelle Weller

    Ms. Jennifer Crump  

    Mrs. Esther Wilkerson

    Mrs. Kelly Foley

  • Mrs. Weller has worked in education for over 20 years and has taught 3rd grade math for 6+ years. She was a Deaf Ed interpreter and a Deaf Ed teacher prior to teaching math. Her certifications are Gen. Ed EC-4, Deaf Ed EC-12, ESL, GT and Sp. Ed. 

    Mrs. Foley has worked in education off and on since 1992.  She obtained her Bachelor’s degree from Sam Houston State University and is certified to teach grades 1-8, ESL, and trained GT. She’s a native Texan, but has lived in lots of places in between such as Jamaica, Tennessee, and Arkansas.  She has three daughters: Ragan, Caroline, and Maddi. In her spare time, she likes to hang out with her husband, play in the lake, listen to music/podcasts, and read.

    Ms. Crump graduated from the University of North Texas in 2006 with a Bachelor's in Interdisciplinary Studies. She received her ESL Supplemental in 2018 while working in Carrollton Farmers Branch ISD. She is also certified to teach GT.  She has taught Kindergarten, first, second and third grade. She is passionate about challenging students and helping them reach their full potential.                  

    Mrs. Wilkerson’s calling for life is teaching and working with young learners.  She loves to see the “light” go on behind students’ eyes when they learn or understand something new. At home, she has a wonderful husband and 2 daughters, Estelle and Della, who fill her life with joy. She also loves animals, especially her 2 dogs and cat.  She received her B.A. in English in 2007 from Texas A&M, and obtained her Master of Arts in Teaching degree in May 2016. She has been a teacher since 2008 and at LPS since 2015.


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