2950 West Crestview Drive
Santa Clara, Utah 84765
T: 435.628.2624
F: 435.628.3785


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Carolanne Simkins : Fifth Grade Teacher

Carolanne Simkins | Fifth Grade Teacher

My Email: carolanne.simkins@washk12.org

Mrs. Simkins has been a teacher at Santa Clara Elementary her whole 24 year teaching career.  She graduated from BYU with a BA in Secondary Education- Visual Arts and went back to SUU for her Elementary Education endorsement in 1990.  She was hired by Mr. Don Fawson to teach at Santa Clara the fall of 1991 where she taught 5th graders for ½ day.  That is when she developed a love of the 5th grade curriculum.  Since then, she has taught 2 yrs. of 3rd grade, 2 yrs. of 4th grade, and 20 yrs. of 5th grade at Santa Clara Elementary where she has developed many great friendships with her students and parents of her students.Mrs. Simkins enjoys her commute from Dammeron Valley each school day.  The beautiful scenery of Snow Canyon helps her to get ready for a great day of teaching and learning.  Some of her favorite things to do are:  teaching, traveling, swimming in her pool, doing activities with her 6 grandkids, and playing on her Ipad.  She loves Mexican food at Pancho and Lefties’ and Don Pedro’s, Coke (the real thing), and Cheez-its!

Randy Hansen : Fifth Grade Teacher

Randy Hansen | Fifth Grade Teacher

My Email: randall.hansen@washk12.org

Mr. Hansen loves teaching children. He has been doing it for 37 years all in Washington County. He married Marie Ence in 1973 and has 5 children, and 15 grandchildren and is where he likes to spend most of his time. He loves to travel, read, listen to music, and most of all doing visual art. He is dedicated to his students and loves to see them achieve and believes they all can.

Leslie Fletcher : Fifth Grade Teacher

Leslie Fletcher | Fifth Grade Teacher

My Email: leslie.fletcher@washk12.org

Mrs. Fletcher teaches 5th grade. She graduated from USU. She has an ESL endorsement as well as a gifted endorsement. She has been teaching both 4th & 5th grades for 15 years. She raised her six children in Salt Lake City and moved to St. George 8 years ago. She loves to hike, bike, swim, read, and sew. She is a grandma to Brayden who is 4 years old.