Kindergarten

Sarah Black

I have been with Fruitland Elementary since 1998.  I graduated from the University of Idaho…Go Vandals! My husband and I have 3 kids, and we enjoy camping and watching our kids activities.

Wren Garcia

I am a 1999 graduate of Weiser High School and a 2004 graduate of Boise State University.  I am married and we have 3 daughters. I have been teaching at Fruitland Elementary School since 2004.  I taught special education in the resource room for my first 9 years and have spent the last 4 years teaching developmental preschool.  I love my job!

Heather Hamann

Molly Lewellen

This is my 10th year teaching Kindergarten at Fruitland Elementary.  I graduated from Eastern Oregon University in 2006. I have 4 children ages 27, 25, 15 and 13.  My husband also works for the district as the Bus Mechanic. I enjoy camping, reading, going to the mountains , and going to the Oregon Coast!

Amy Mahler

My last name rhymes with dollar!  Mrs. Amy Mahler 

  • I started teaching kindergarteners at FES in 2013. 
  • I have also taught 2nd grade, Reading Recovery students (one-on-one), and PreK.
  • I collect eye-catching earrings:  pizzas, dice, globes, frogs, tiny Harry Potter books…
  • I lived in Ecuador about 30 years ago (and try to keep up my Spanish).
  • I have a wonderful husband, a son at FHS, 3 adult kids – and expecting 1st grandchild!
  • Schooling:  Degree from BYU, and many classes through USU, BSU, NNU.

Rena Sitz

College: George Fox University

Taught Kindergarten at Fruitland since I graduated college.:)

Grew up: Family ranch in Eastern Oregon.

Favorite Color: Blue and yellow.

Favorites: Family, friends, baking, cooking, growing flowers, horses, baby calves, Diet Pepsi, sunsets, Fall, my students and teams I’ve had over the years.

Head Volleyball Coach FHS

Head Track Coach FHS

Holly Hutchinson: Kindergarten Music & Movement

Sidni Durham:Kindergarten P.E., Art, Science, Computers & Library

Cindy Tuning: ParaEducator

I was born in Caldwell, Idaho and raised right here in Fruitland ,I have been with Fruitland School District for 13 years. I came to the Elementary from the Middle School. I was an army wife and lived all over the world for 21 years. I have 2 grown sons, Derrick and Brandon. I felt that I could make a difference and embarked on my journey in Special education. When I am  not here changing lives, I can be found curled up with a good book, or thrift shopping

Donna Bigler: Title I aide

My name is Donna Bigler and I have 28 years in education.

Jenni Furgason, ParaEducator

Literacy Aide: Carri Wall

Literacy Aide: Kay Frazer