Instructors: Ms. Eck, Mrs. Wanta, and Mr. Kratt
Welcome to the new school year! My name is Christine Eck and I teach 4th grade here at Spring Avenue. I graduated from University of Iowa with an elementary education degree and have a masters in learning disabilities from DePaul University. I earned my National Board Certification in 2008.
I look forward to getting to know all my students this year. I hope to foster your child's independence and love of learning. I believe in and value open communication. Working together as a team is important in creating a positive educational experience. It is my pleasure to work with the wonderful students, parents, and staff at Spring Avenue School. Visit Ms. Eck's Google Classroom page.
Welcome to 4th grade! My name is Nicole Wanta and I am one of the 4th-grade teachers. My undergraduate degree is from The Ohio State University in elementary education with my area of concentration in math. My master’s degree is also from The Ohio State University in curriculum and instruction and I am certified in middle school social studies, math, and reading. Go Buckeyes!
I have two boys and live in Plainfield. In my free time, I like to travel, relax, craft, and read. I look forward to getting to know your students and welcome communication. I love Spring Avenue and am so excited to be in 4th grade! Visit Mrs. Wanta's Google Classroom page.
Welcome to the 4th grade! My name is Dan Kratt and I am a fourth grade teacher here at Spring Avenue. I graduated from Miami University in 2019 and then received my Master's in elementary education from University of Michigan.
I am excited to work together as your child's teacher this year. When I am not teaching, I enjoy cooking, biking, camping, and spending time with friends and family. Can't wait for an awesome year together at Spring Avenue! Visit Mr. Kratt's Google Classroom page.