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Mrs. Rowntree grew up in West Valley City and graduated from Granger High in 1987 and then from BYU in 1992. She has always loved singing and performing and was in many plays and choirs during those years. She is the oldest of 5 kids and the only girl. She loves all animals especially cats and has 3 cats and 1 dog at her home now, but has had pets such as rats, ferrets, sugar gliders and birds! She’s been teaching since 1992 and taught in Abu Dhabi, UAE for her first year out of college. She got to travel to London and Egypt that year and would love to go back. She has been married almost 24 years and has 3 kids of her own now. Her oldest and youngest daughter are both going to UVU while her son is still living at home. Her favorite thing to do is travel and she has been on 13 cruises and has also visited all 50 states. She loves to camp in her motorhome and go jeeping in Moab. Around home her favorite thing to do is go to the movies with her husband. She loves 5th grade and it is one of the main reasons she became a teacher. She wants every student to know that she loves them for who they are and all she expects of them is to do their best!