Teacher: Lauren Echanis

I am a 2004 graduate of Fruitland High School. I attended the University of Idaho and graduated with an Early Childhood degree in 2008. I worked as a Special Education teacher at Fruitland for 4 years. I am currently the Early Childhood Special Education teacher and love it. I am married and we have one energetic and silly boy. I enjoy spending time with my family and friends, reading, and cheering on the Vandals! I love coming to work every day and seeing my students learn and grow.

Para-educator:Amber Howell

I have worked at Fruitland Elementary since 2009. Many of those years were, as a special education para. Since 2017 I have worked as a preschool para 🙂

Para-educator: Maribel Stroda

I have worked at Fruitland Elementary since 2015 in the Preschool/Sped class. I have a degree from College in the Philippines and Linn-Benton Community College as a Certified Nursing Assisting and Certified Medical Aide.