What does movie star Clint Eastwood, astronaut Sally Ride and a Galapagos tortoise named Methuselah have in common?
They all have a connection to Poplar Middle School!
We’re proud to present our amazing team. Their care, enthusiasm and dedication to helping students exceed pushes Poplar Middle School to the next level. We invite you to take a moment and read some FUN FACTS about our staff below.
Click on the UNDERLINED NAMES to access individual staff webpages.
Special Education Grades 7-8
FUN FACT: I am enrolled on the Fort Peck Reservation as a Nakota but am also a Dakota. I help my students succeed in their individual school subjects. Every day is an adventure!
Grade 7 Social Studies
FUN FACT: I owned and operated Ferguson Moving Systems, a residential and commercial moving company, which primarily served United Van Lines in Billings, Montana, for ten years.
Family and Consumer Science
FUN FACT: On the old place in Texas, I caught a six foot plus diamond back rattler with a snake catcher tool. I had to drop it and re-grab it closer to it's head.
Grade 5 Teacher
FUN FACT: My husband and I owned a commercial driving school training mostly teenagers how to drive. It was called Buggin’ and Cruisin’. Students drove VW Bugs and PT Cruisers.
Grade 6 Math
FUN FACT: I was raised in Texas, but I lived most of my life in Atlanta, GA. I worked in the airline industry, and I learned how to fly an airplane before I got my driver's license.
FUN FACT: We just welcomed our 2nd son, Joshua, to the world on September 16, 2020!! Due to the COVID restrictions, you could say he is technically a quarantine baby.