ABOUT MRS. KARAFFA
First Grade Teacher
Auburn Elementary School
Hi! My name is Heather Karaffa and I am excited to be teaching first grade at Auburn Elementary! I started my teaching career in 2008. In that time I have taught both first and second grades.
I was born and raised in Carthage, NY (AKA snow country). From a very young age I knew I wanted to be an elementary school teacher.
I graduated from the State University of New York at Oswego with a Bachelor's Degree in Childhood Education. I also received a Master's Degree in Literacy from the State University of New York at Potsdam.
Food: Pizza/Chicken Marsala
Movie: The Greatest Showman
Book: Rainbow Fish
Drink: Starbucks Double Shot/Snapple Apple
Place: Caribbean/New York (Home)
Hero: Superman/Wonder Woman
Ice Cream: Cookie Dough/Maple Walnut
Sports: Soccer & Tennis
Fast Food: Jimmy John's/Pies The Limit
Singer: Carrie Underwood/Sia/Celine Dion/Pink
Store: Target/Home Goods
Dessert: Apple Crisp
Candy: Gummy Bears
Restaurant: Cooper's Hawk/Bella Milano
Team: St. Louis Cardinals
Quote: "Be the change you wish to see in the world." -Gandhi