Ms. Kelly Maes
Kelly Maes was born and raised in Coral Gables, FL. Growing up, she loved cheerleading, reading, and playing various musical instruments. Her love for reading started with chapter books like "Goosebumps" and "The Baby-Sitters Club" in elementary and fell in love with the "The Hunger Games" series.
Mrs. Maes attended Florida International University where she completed her undergraduate degree in Elementary Education with a minor in Psychology. Soon after, she pursued a graduate degree in Educational Leadership at American College of Education. She is certified to teach Elementary K-6th, Reading, and ESOL.
For the past four years, she has been a member of our Somerset family. In addition to teaching Reading and College Readiness courses, she is the 6th grade and Sci-Fi club sponsor. Mrs. Maes places an emphasis on aiding students’ success in the areas of written and oral communication, and reading above all else in her classroom, focusing on the power of language to move an audience.