Kelly Niko

6th Grade Teacher

Welcome to sensational 6th Grade!

Mrs. Niko is elated to be joining the Rock Academy this year! She is a veteran teacher with a wide variety of teaching experiences both here in the United States and internationally. Professionally, she has a B.A. in Geography & Environmental Sciences with teaching licenses in two states and two countries. Having started STEM programs and working closely with Lockheed Martin, her past students have collaborated solutions and engineering designs for schools in the developing world. She has taught grades 2 – 12 and has learned along the way that relationships and fun are essential in every classroom. Throughout her travels, Mrs. Niko has acquired some awesome experiences to share with her students. She is fluent in speaking Indonesian and uses it within her own family. She has been married for 19 years and she and her husband have two teenagers and a Siberian husky, Storm. She loves adventure, hiking, kayaking, spending time with her married ministry and exploring this beautiful earth God gave us! She looks forward to meeting all of you soon!

Favorite Bible verse:  My flesh and my heart may fail, but God is the strength of my heart and my portion forever. Psalm 73:26