Degrees and Certifications:

Mrs. Kristin Maerke

Hello! My name is Kristin Maerke, and I love working at McCulloch Elementary as a Reading Recovery teacher and small group reading specalist. My husband and I have a 4 year old daughter named Magnolia and a new baby girl named Primrose. We enjoy reading, hiking, baking, and spending time in our backyard.  


Teaching Experience:

Willard Middle School (2011-2015)

Ozark Middle School (2015-2019)

Republic McCulloch Elementary 2019


Degrees and Certifications:

Reading Recovery Certification

Southeast Missouri State University 2020


B.A. Theatre-Directing

College Of the Ozarks


B.S. English Education (5-9)

Missouri State University


Masters of Education in Literacy (K-12)

Evangel University


Educational Certifications

Middle School English Education (5-9)

Library Certification (K-12)

Title I Special Reading Certification (K-12)


Professional Organizations:

Missouri State Teachers Associations

Reading Recovery Council of North America



Phone: (417) 732-3620