Kelly Brinkman and her family have been members of St. Martha for many years. She is a proud graduate of St. Martha. After graduating from St. Martha, she went on to Assumption High School, where she found much success and enjoyed playing field hockey. She is a recent graduate of the University of Dayton and excitedly returns as the fourth and fifth grade language arts teacher. Outside of St. Martha, Ms. Brinkman helps coach freshman field hockey at Assumption High School.
Q & A with Kelly Brinkman
Highlight of the year:
I loved pajama day! Anytime I get to wear a onesie to school is great!
I am passionate about my students’ growth and progress throughout the year.
I love doing hands on activities and reminding my students that learning is supposed to be fun. I believe in interdisciplinary curriculum. I strive to teach to the whole child.
Favorite part of teaching:
My favorite thing about teaching is the energy I receive from the kids when I’m teaching.
Favorite thing about St. Martha:
My favorite thing about St. Martha is the support from the faculty, staff, parents, and community.
My hope for my students:
My hope for my students is that they realize their full potential.
My family has been members of St. Martha’s community for about 28 years. I went to St. Martha. I coach freshman field hockey at Assumption. I just graduated from the University of Dayton. I enjoy doing puzzles in my free time. I absolutely love going to concerts too.