Phone: (203) 594-4500
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Ms. Hafkemeyer grew up not so far from New Canaan. She is from South Salem, NY a few short minutes to the town of New Canaan. She attended Sacred Heart University in Fairfield, CT for her undergraduate and graduate degree. She has a Masters of Arts in Teaching as well as a bachelors degree in Psychology. She completed her students teaching at Cider Mill Elementary School in Wilton, CT. Since then she has been working in New Canaan schools for over three years. She started at East as a Teacher Assistant and then became a Long-term Sub at Saxe Middle School for a few teachers. She is very excited to have her own class this year!
Ms. Hafkemeyer also loves to play sports, more specifically volleyball. She has been playing since she was in middle school and continues to play and now even coaches. She began coaching 5 years ago at Sacred Heart for the club team she used to played on. Now she is coaching for her old high school team and occasionally helps with the men's program here in New Canaan. Ms. Hafkemeyer also loves to travel! She has been to many of the National Parks in the US as well as some places abroad. Her goal is to go to all of the National Parks in the US in her lifetime!