• Ms Emerick can best be reached by email: emerickm@wlwv.k12.or.us 


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    Ms Emerick was born in Portland, Oregon on January 26, 1973. Her family moved to Hillsboro, Oregon in 1976. She graduated from Hillsboro High School in 1991 and went on to Western Oregon State College and University of Oregon. After getting a BA in sociology, with minors in US history and anthropology, she earned a Masters in the Art of Teaching from Pacific University. Ms Emerick then entered the professional world of teaching and the summer world of travels. After 6 years of teaching high school social studies in the state of Oregon Ms Emerick took a leave of absence to teach English in Hokkaido Japan for one year. Upon returning from Nippon, Ms Emerick began teaching at West Linn High School and loves being able to bike to school from her home in SE Portland. Ms Emerick is also a triathlete, proud aunt, and nordic skier.

    Some photos of Hokkaido:

    Japanese CraneHokkaido FuranoSapporo Snow Festival
    And one of Ms Emerick's closer to home places that is a favorite place to visit for Spring Break, Death Valley: