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Team Maple: About the Teachers

Mr. DeGraffe

About Me

Hello! My name is Jared DeGraffe, I will be teaching Math on the 7th grade team Maple. I have taught for 4 years before coming to Salem in Auburn NH in both 7th and 8th grade Mathematics. 

In my free time I love to be outside and hike as well as play with my dog and take her on every hike that I have been on! I have many hobbies and look forwarding to hearing about all of yours as well!

Jared DeGraffe

Mrs. McDonough

About Me

My name is Jennifer McDonough and I will be teaching Social Studies and Content Literacy on team Maple this year. This is my 22nd year  teaching in Salem. I look forward to teaching and learning along-side the students. I truly enjoy the middle school years and strive to bring the same excitement and joy to the students in class.

In my free time, I enjoy going to the beach, reading, painting, and all kinds of crafts. I love spending time with friends and family. I have three lovely boys and a wonderful husband.

I look forward to a wonderful 2021-2022 school year with everyone!

About Me

Hi everyone!

My name is Liz Cookson, and this is my twenty-first year teaching English Language Arts. Before teaching at Woodbury, I taught for fourteen years in Massachusetts at both the middle school and the high school levels. This will be seventh year her at Woodbury – I have taught eighth grade on Jefferson and seventh grade on Oak and Maple.

I live in Manchester with my husband, my 22 month old daughter named Ciara, and our twelve year old Basset Hound named Bessie.

I am looking forward to working with all of you and getting to know all of you as people, readers, and writers! Let’s make this a great year!

About me

Hello everyone, 

  My name is Cory Steeves.  I will be teaching 7th grade science on team Maple.  I have taught 7 years in Arizona, 1 year in Mass, and this is my first year here.  My hobbies are trains, building star wars legos, and collecting coins.  I've been married for 10 years and have 3 dogs no children.  I also coach soccer, basketball, and cross country.  Looking forward to a new school year with all your kiddos! 

Ms. Ferdinando

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Taylor Ferdinando

Mrs. Roark

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Kerry Roark
Woodbury School
206 Main St.
Salem, NH 03079
603-893-7055 ext. 3120