About Your Teacher

I am looking forward to working with your child this year. As I spend the year getting to know him/her, it might be helpful for you to know a little about me as well.

TOP 10 Things You May Not Know About Mrs. Denley:

10.  I am a Registered Nurse and worked for 30 years in the field of maternal/child health before going back to school and becoming a teacher.

 9.   I am one of seven children, all of whom have names that begin with J. (Jeanne, John, Joanne, Janet, Jayne, Jill, and Jennifer!!)

 8.  I love to travel and have been to many countries, including Brazil, Venezuela, Honduras, and Mexico.
 7. I am a big sports fan and have coached kids in basketball and Little League Baseball. (I'm a YANKEE fan but don't hold it against anyone who likes that Boston team!)

 6. I love reading and writing and feel that authors are some of the most powerful people on Earth as they can make you respond to words on a page with laughter, tears, excitement, and fear!

 5. I love to cook--All types of cuisine!

 4. I like to snorkel and spend time at the beach, especially with a good book!

 3. I have a love for words and enjoy all types of word games and puzzles.

 2. I believe that chocolate should be its own food group! :)

 1. I also believe that no day should pass without some humor as it is what puts life's difficulties into  perspective.