Spotlight On: Mrs. Bacon
Mrs. Maureen Bacon has been with Grand Ridge since it opened in the Fall of 2006. She teaches 3rd Grade.
Tell us a little about your life before coming to Grand Ridge: Was born in San Diego, California and is the oldest of three children. Grew up in Skagit County where she enjoyed being outside playing sports, hiking, biking and swimming in the great Pacific Northwest. Played volleyball and softball in college. Attended Shoreline Community College, Western Washington University and Lesley University. Has an Earth Science degree and a Master’s in Educational Technology. Has been teaching since 1998. Has taught High School Science and 3rd, 4th and 5th grades. Currently lives in Snoqualmie, with her husband Matt, daughter Sadie, sons Trent and Devon, dog Bailey and cat Zeke. Currently teaches third grade and coaches volleyball at Issaquah High School.
Favorite children's book: "Strega Nona " by Tomie dePaola
Favorite food: Mexican Food
Favorite weekend activity: Watching sports or hiking
Best thing about working at Grand Ridge: The students and their families! I enjoy watching students grow up and move through the grades. It has been fun to have multiple kids from a family too!
What one piece of advice would you give to Grand Ridge students? Always try your best!