BES Staff / Teacher Profile:
Learn more about Mrs. Melissa Bird
• Position: 3rd Grade Teacher
• Started at Beaumont: 2018-2019 School Year
• Other Current BES Roles: None – at the moment
• Former BES Roles or at other schools/companies: Former Reading Paraeducator and Life Skills Paraeducator at Valley Forge Elementary School and St. Katharine of Sienna School. Vocal instructor at School of Rock, Musical Theatre Director at Music Training Center, Voice-Over and Vocal instructor at The Actor’s Lab, Certified Yoga instructor.
• Favorite BES Spirit Day: Boosterthon Fun Run
• 3 Adjectives that Best Describe Her: Hard-working, Energetic, Silly
• Favorite Hobbies: Spending time with her family and new puppy; hot yoga, singing, and writing educational songs for kids.
• Favorite Place to Visit: Anywhere with palm trees
• Fun Facts (2019): She used to work as a professional actor and vocalist before becoming a teacher.
• Best thing about being a Teacher: The kids, of course. Who isn’t truly a child at heart? In addition, she is a forever student. She loves that the craft of teaching is always evolving. There is always something new to learn.