Phone: (520) 696-3819


Degrees and Certifications:

University of Arizona Graduate National Board Certified Teacher

Brie Ronnie, NBCT

5th Grade Teacher


Defining Moment in my Education:

My 6th grade teacher made learning fun, exciting ,and enjoyable while pushing us to be the best we could be. I want to be that teacher for my students.

Core Educational Beliefs:

My classroom is student centered with high student engagement. I believe in guiding students to learn with hands on investigations that are cross curricular. I believe in developing strong relationships with my students that will bring out the best in them while challenging them to go higher than they thought they could.   I want them to LOVE to come to school!

Prior Experience:

Copper Creek Elementary-5 years- 1st and 3rd Grades
Painted Sky Elementary-10 years- 4th/5th Grade

Education Degrees and Certifications:

BA-Elementary Education-University of Arizona
NBCT-National Board Certified Teacher, Mid-Generalist
Early Childhood Certified
SEI Endorsed

Professional Accomplishments:

NBCT-National Board Certified Teacher, Mid-Generalist
4th World ranking, Odyssey of the Mind-2015
Odyssey of the Mind National Champions-2015
9th World ranking, Odyssey of the Mind-2014
6th World ranking, Odyssey of the Mind-2013

Why I am committed to Painted Sky:

I love being a part of a community that comes together for the kids. Painted Sky has the best students and parents EVER!

Hobbies and Interests:

Travel, Graphic Design, Sports, Music, Camping, Coaching OM