Contacts and Staff

Jody De St. Hubert, M.Ed, Specialist in Educational Leadership

Position
Principal
Phone Number
952.988.4201

Jody De St. Hubert has been working in the Hopkins School District since 2000. For five years she was a 4th grade teacher at Alice Smith. After spending one year as a Master Teacher at Gatewood, Meadowbrook, and Katherine Curren, she returned to Alice Smith as the building principal in 2006-2007.

Emily Acker, M.A.

Position
Grade 2 Teacher
Phone Number
952.988.4220

Emily Acker has been teaching in the Hopkins School District since 2003.

Alyssa Albrecht, B.A.

Position
Grade 4 Teacher
Phone Number
952.988.4230

Alyssa Albrecht has previously taught fifth grade at Tanglen and third grade at Alice Smith Elementary.

Terri Anderson

Position
Kids & Company Activity Assistant/Playground Paraprofessional
Phone Number
952.988.4212

Annalisa Andre, BA

Position
Spanish FLES

Annalisa Andre began teaching in the Hopkins FLES program in the 2014-15 school year. Annalisa graduated from Carleton College with a BA in Spanish and after graduation spent three years teaching English in an immersion school in Madrid.

Cindy (Cynthia) Artez, MA

Position
Learning Support Paraprofessional
Phone Number
952.988.4193

This is my third year in Hopkins Public Schools, at Alice Smith, in the position of a learning support paraprofessional in the kindergarten and primary grades.

Jodi Aydt

Position
Kindergarten Paraprofessional
Phone Number
952.988.4970

Ms. Jodi has been with the Hopkins Public Schools since 2015. She began with the Nutrition Dept as the cashier for Alice Smith Cafeteria.

Lana Boord-Barton, M.Ed

Position
ELL Teacher
Phone Number
952.988.4243

Lana has been working in the Hopkins Public Schools since 2001. She is teaching ELL at Alice Smith.

Kristi Brown, B.A.

Position
Special Education Paraprofessional
Phone Number
952-988-4248

Kristi has been working in the Hopkins Public Schools since 2013.  In the past she has worked with students of all ages, from early childhood through high school.

Allison Buttress, B.S.

Position
Media Center Paraprofessional
Phone Number
952.988.4208

Doreen Carlson, MA

Position
Gifted and Talented Coordinator
Phone Number
952.988.4231

Doreen Carlson has been working as an educator since 1994, and began teaching in the Hopkins Public Schools in 2001.

Molly Christensen, M.Ed.

Position
ELL Teacher
Phone Number
952.988.4251

Molly has taught in the Hopkins School District since 1999. She received her BA from the College of St Benedict, where she majored in Spanish.

Judy Ciora

Position
Title I Teacher
Phone Number
952.988.4233

Madeline Conrad, LICSW

Position
School Social Worker & Special Education Department Lead
Phone Number
952.988.4973

Madeline Tolkan Conrad has been working in the Hopkins Public Schools since 1999.  She began in the District at Hopkins West Junior High as a school social worker.  After 6 years, she transitioned to the elementary setting, and is currently full time at Alice Smith Elementary School.

Brian Cosgriff

Position
Physical Education Teacher, Girls Head Basketball Coach
Phone Number
952.988.4249

Brian has been working in the Hopkins Public Schools since 1984, and teaching physical education at Alice Smith since 1987.

Sandra Cowing, M.S.

Position
Grade 4 Teacher
Phone Number
952.988.4236

Sandra Cowing has been teaching in the District since 1996. She has spent the majority of her time at Alice Smith Elementary, teaching fifth and sixth graders.

Kerry Crawford, A.A.S.

Position
Cook Supervisor
Phone Number
952.988.4207

Mrs. Crawford began working in kitchens in Berkeley, Ca. at a young age. Kerry has worked up and down the west coast and all over the metro area. She has been profoundly inspired by foods and food science since starting so long ago.

Kevin Davis, MA

Position
Grade 5 Teacher

Kevin Davis currently teaches second grade. He is a graduate of Gustavus Adolphus College and received his Master of Arts in teaching degree from the University of St. Thomas. Mr. Davis has been teaching in the Hopkins Public Schools since 2004.

Katie Duffy, ME

Position
Kindergarten Teacher
Phone Number
952.988.4221

Katie Duffy has been teaching in the Hopkins Public Schools since 1998. She has taught 3rd and 4th grade, been a Literacy Coach, and is currently teaching Kindergarten at Alice Smith.

Robert Estrine

Position
Vocal Music Teacher
Phone Number
952.988.4232

Harald Faber, Ed.D.

Position
Special Education Evaluation Specialist
Phone Number
952.988.4872

Harald Faber has been working in the Hopkins Public Schools since 2002. For 4 years he taught in the special education department at Hopkins High School and for 10 years in the special education department at Tanglen Elementary school.

Christina Farrell, MS

Position
Grade 3 Teacher
Phone Number
952.988.4242

Christina Farrell grew up in the northwest suburbs and attended Robbinsdale Armstrong high school. After high school she attended St. Cloud State University, where she earned a BS in Elementary Education.

Anne From, B.S.

Position
Ready 4K Preschool Teacher
Phone Number
952.988.4226

This is Anne's first year as the Ready 4 K teacher at Alice Smith. Previously, she worked for 9 years as a preschool teacher in another metro school district.

Melissa Gausmann, M.Ed.

Position
Literacy Coach
Phone Number
952.988.4218

Melissa has been working in the Hopkins Public School District since 2011. Before coming to Hopkins, she taught 8 years in the elementary classroom teaching third, fourth, and fifth graders.

Tamara Gebhardt, MS

Position
Speech-Language Pathologist
Phone Number
952.988.4233

Tamara has been working as a Speech-Language Pathologist in the Hopkins Public Schools since 1991.

Mike Gidley, B.A.

Position
Kids & Company Activity Supervisor
Phone Number
952.988.4212

Marlys Gregory, BS

Position
Special Education Para
Phone Number
952.988.4248

Marlys Gregory has been working in the Hopkins Public Schools since 2000.

Tara Hahn, BA, MEd

Position
Grade 1 Teacher
Phone Number
952.988.4225

Tara earned her BA from Arizona State University and her MEd from Saint Mary's University.

Jocelyn Herby, M.Ed.

Position
6th grade teacher

Jocelyn Herby worked as a 6th grade teacher in Waconia, MN for nine years before she joined the Hopkins Public Schools in 2015.  

Diana Hetzler, BA

Position
Kindergarten Teacher
Phone Number
952.988.4240

Diana Hetzler has been working in the district since 1991. She worked as a Learning Resource Teacher in Kindergarten for 10 years and has been teaching Kindergarten since 2001.

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School Hours

Grades K–6 
9:33–4:05

Office Hours
8:10–4:40

Kids & Company

952.988.4212

Principal
Jody De St. Hubert