Welcome to 5th Grade! We are excited for you to join us in your educational journey. Before the end of the year, you will grow both spiritually and academically. 5th grade also brings some special events, such as DARE, BizTown and Senior Pen pals.
Mr. Kyle Kelley is entering his 17th year as a Catholic educator. He has taught 5th grade at Our Lady of Grace for the past 12 years. Mr. Kelley earned a BA from the University of St. John's in Elementary Education. In 2008, he graduated from the University of St. Mary’s with a Master of Education degree. Mr. Kyle Kelley also serves on the Social Justice and Staff Development Committees at Our Lady of Grace Catholic School.
Ms. Bland has been with Our Lady of Grace since 2003, teaching 5th grade. Ms. Bland has a BA from the University of St. Thomas in Elementary Education and a BS in Health Sciences. In 2008, she graduated from the University of St. Mary’s with a Master of Education degree. Ms. Bland also serves on the Education Committee and Bridge Team at Our Lady of Grace Catholic School.
Ms. Monahan started teaching at Our Lady of Grace in 2016. Ms. Monahan earned her Elementary Education degree from the College of Saint Benedict. She also minored in Theology. Ms. Monahan is the Math Masters coach for the fifth-graders and she is a Eucharistic Minister at Mass.