Phone: 352-0300 ext. 335 (music room)// ext. 334 (reading/art classroom rm. 203)
Degrees and Certifications:
Bachelor's Degree in Music Education: Voice Bachelor's Degree in English: Education Master's of Art in Teaching: Music K-12 Certificate in Special Education: K-8 (in progress) Highly Qualified in English and Elementary Education
Jena Peterson was born and raised in the Mat-Su valley. Upon graduating from Houston High School, Jena attended the University of Alaska Anchorage as a music education student. Upon graduating, Jena subbed for a few years in the Mat-Su School District, where she decided to return to school for a Special Education Certificate. She is also endorsed in English as well as Special Education.
Mrs. Peterson is the Music Teacher at Knik. She is very excited for the upcoming school year and has some great programs and extracurricular activities planned. She currently resides in Wasilla, Alaska with her husband, Joseph, 2 chihuahuas, Sherman and Griffin, and two cats, Hazel and Sophie. The photo above is of Jena and her eldest chihuahua, Sherman.