Meet Our Team


Katie Jo Olsen


Hey there!  My name is Katie Jo Olsen (Miss Jo) and I love teaching and creating a safe, inclusive, and loving environment for children.

Chelsi Funk

1st Grade

Hi there, my name is Chelsi Funk and I love learning, discovery, and teaching.

Melissa Mason

2nd Grade

. Some of my absolute favorite things about teaching are watching students make connections with the curriculum and fostering a community of caring and learning within the classroom.

Teresa Buttars

3rd Grade

My greatest goal is to help my students develop a lifelong love for learning.

Bailey Rapier

4th Grade

 I am passionate about education and know it can change lives, so that is why I went into teaching.

Riley Feuz

5th Grade

I am excited to be joining Bear River Charter School faculty as the fifth grade co-teacher.

George Schuhmacher

6th Grade

I am excited to teach the 6th graders at Bear River Charter School.

Katie Stoker

7th Grade

I am so excited to teach these young minds and teach them the beauty of the world around them.

Blake Kyler

8th Grade

As a teacher, I am committed to creating environments and relationships that inspire students to use reading, writing, and history to explore and deepen their understanding of themselves and the world around them.

Jessica Stott

Art Specialist

 I love the pursuit of creating: felting, sewing, singing, drawing, and painting; I find so much pleasure and peace from making beautiful and interesting things with my hands, soul and mind.

Anna Taylor

P.E. Specialist

My main goal as a teacher is to help students see the joy that comes from being active!