3435 Canyon Crest Ave.
Washington, UT 84780
T: 435.652.4787
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SPED Team

 

Mrs. Shenfeld

Position: Special Education Teacher 
Classroom #: 8
E-mail: tina.shenfeld@washk12.org
Getting to Know Me: I was born in Murray, Utah. I was raised in the Salt Lake area until I was 12 years old and then I moved to Tennessee. There I graduated from high school and  college. I received my BS in Special Education from Middle Tennessee State University. I lived in the Nashville area for over 20 years and had my two amazing children. I taught 5 years in TN and 11 in Washington County Schools in Utah. I am excited to be a part of Coral Canyon Elementary and the amazing Staff.
  



Mrs. Williams

Position: Special Education Teacher 
Classroom #: 8
E-mail: jami.williams@washk12.org
Getting to Know Me: I enjoy spending time with my friends and family. I also can be quite a “home body.” I love working with my students. They teach me and make me smile. I have two sayings I love by Dr. Seuss. “You’re never too old, too wacky, too wild to pick up a book and read to a child.” This one is to all my students. “Don’t give up I believe I believe in you all. a person’s a person no matter how small.”
 

Mrs. Beasley

Position: Special Education Para
Getting to Know Me:  My name is Christine Beasley. I live in St. George, Utah. I have seven children, five daughters and two sons. I have 19 grandchildren and a husband. I love to camp and to sew. I love working at school with all the boys and girls.
  
 
Mrs. Twitchell
Position: Special Education Para
Getting to Know Me:  My name is Bethany Twitchell. I work with Mrs. Williams and Mrs. Shenfeld. I am married and have 3 children. In my free time, I like to read, bake, and work outside. I love to mow the lawn. I love to be in my garden. Many people say I am really funny. I agree with them! Did I mention my dog, Foxy? I love her, too.
 
 
 
 
Mrs. Gallegos
Position: Special Education Para
Getting to Know Me:  I grew up in Spanish Fork, Utah. I moved to St. George in 2011. I started working at Coral Canyon Elementary in 2012. I worked one school year at Desert Hills Middle School. I also worked as a dental assistant for over 12 years. I have a Bachelors in Psychology and I am currently attending Western Governors University in elementary education. I love working with children and spending time with my family.
 
 
 
Mr. Hammett
Position: Special Education Para
Getting to Know Me:  I grew up in Chico, CA. I moved to St. George when I was 13 and battled cancer for a year. At age 21, I began college at Dixie State University where I’m studying Psychology and pursuing a masters degree in Occupational Therapy.
 
 
 

 

Mrs. Rawlinson

Position: Speech-Language Pathologist

Classroom #: Office

E-mail: rachel.rawlinson@washk12.org

Getting to Know Me: I was born and raised in Delta, Utah, earned my undergrad in music at Southern Utah University, explored Washington, D.C. for a few years, and completed my Master’s in Boston, Massachusetts. I’m married to a wonderful man who brought two amazing daughters to our family, and we had a baby boy in 2016. We have lived in Washington since 2015, and we love it here! 

 
 
 
Mrs. Riggen

Position: Speech-Language Technician

Classroom #: Office

E-mail: katrina.riggen@washk12.org

Getting to Know Me:  I was born and raised in St. Anthony, Idaho, home of potato farming. I moved to Twin Falls, Idaho after graduating in 1998, and it’s where I met my sweet husband. We moved to St. George in 2011, for my husband’s job. We have enjoyed living in such a beautiful place, with a wonderful community, where we can raise our boys. I have a Bachelor’s degree in Linguistics and recently finished my education in the Communication Disorders and Deaf Educational program at USU. I have been married to my best friend and wonderful husband for 17 years. We have two amazing boys, 16 and 11 years old, who continue to keep us on our toes. I love spending time with my family, which involves boating, razor rides, and I also enjoy riding horses.

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