Phone: 817-563-8449


Degrees and Certifications:

Bachelor's Degree in Interdisciplinary Studies from University of Texas at Arlington Elementary English Grades 1-8 Certification ESL Grades 1-8 Certification

Mrs. Melissa Cook

Mrs. Cook started her teaching career in Kennedale 26 years ago at KJHS teaching 7th grade reading and writing. After ten years, she transitioned to JAA while teaching ESL (English as a Second Language). For the past thirteen years, she has taught 5th grade reading, with social studies here and there. Her goal is to help her students become lifelong readers, while discovering their favorite authors and genres. She loves camping ar the lake, gardening, scrapbooking, and spending time with her family and friends…oh, and coffee…really good coffee! ☺