Team Members

First Grade

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About Our Team

  • Jessica Goodpasture: I completed my Bachelors in General Studies in 1994 and completed my Masters in Early Childhood Unified in 2013. I taught PreK for 8 years and this will be my third year in First. I have been with the USD 259 school district for 17 years. I completed training in Alphabetic Phonics through Fundamental Learning Center, and I received my ESOL endorsement in 2016. I have two amazing daughters (my oldest is a teacher in our district!) with my husband, Tim, who I've been married to for 28 years.  I am excited to be teaching 1st Grade this year and can’t wait to meet my students. We have a great year ahead of us and I look forward to watching your children learn and grow into amazing leaders!


    Heather Silva: I have taught first grade for 6 years. It's a wonderful experience of growth and fun and I look forward to more learning. My husband and I have been married for 10 years and have a one-year-daugther. I appriate parent support and look forward to getting to know you. 


    DeAnna Jefferson:  This is my 3rd year teaching at Gammon and I love being a part of the Gammon Knight team! A little about me: I have a college freshman and a , ahigh school sophmore,and have been married for 19 years.  I also have a master's degree in teaching from Wichita State University, as well as several years of teaching experience at both Head Start and with Wichita Public Schools. I am ready and excited to have a fantastic year teaching first grade!