Mrs. Birkle

Phone: (816) 850-4444 x3010


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Mrs. Birkle

 Welcome to the Herd!

I am very excited to begin a new school year with my students! 
This will be my 16th year at Holden Elementary School working in the Special Education Department and 3rd year as the Parents As Teachers Coordinator.   I have been married for 24 years to my husband Dennis.  We have 2 children:  Zachary who is 21. He is a Junior in College at Southern Nazarene University in Oklahoma City where he is majoring in Sports Management and Business while playing baseball.  Cheyenne is 18 and a Freshman at Peru College where she is studying education and playing volleyball.  
Since I graduated with a BA and prior to working in the Holden School District, I worked in a variety of areas with children and youth.   I have worked as a Teenage/Unwed Mother Maternity houseparent, Pych Tech, Preschool Teacher/Director, Theraputic Preschool Teacher/Case Manager, and First Steps Provider.  I have a passion for working with children and helping them to obtain their potiential.  Thank you for trusting and working with me to help educate your children.