Newton Christian School

Training to a Higher Standard

Mrs. Janet Smith

1st & 2nd Grades Teacher

Education: Bachelor of Science, Elementary Education - Reading Endorsement, Upper Iowa University

Mrs. Smith graduated Cum Laude from Upper Iowa University with a Bachelor of Science in Elementary Education, as well as a reading endorsement. Mrs. Smith has spent the last three years teaching second grade at Community Christian School in Fort Dodge, Iowa, and has recently moved back to Kellogg, where she lives with her husband Carl, and two cats, Tuxedo and Pepper.

When she is not busy teaching she can be found at the ice rink, where she teaches both group and private ice skating lessons.

Janet works hard to create learning experiences for the students in her classroom that are engaging, meaningful, and enjoyable. She loves being able to pray with her students and help them grow in their walk with the Lord.

Janet and Carl are active members of the First Christian Church in Newton, Iowa.