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 Welcome to Mrs. Del Prete's 1st Grade class!  


I am looking forward to a great year with you and your child!  This is my 20th year teaching, (19 of them here at Swift School.....I can't believe it either!).  I have taught Kindergarten, 2nd grade, 6th grade, and 1st grade, and absolutely love my job!  I am always trying to find new ways to ensure that school and learning is fun and exciting.  We will learn through many, many modalities, including interactive centers and hands-on activities. I don't like to sit still for very long, either!



Please look in your child's homework folder each night for important information and daily homework.  Reading/Spelling homework packets are sent home of Friday and due the FOLLOWING FRIDAY!  Math HW is given each night, Monday through Thursday, and the READING/BEHAVIOR Log in the back of your child's folder needs to be completed by a parent EVERY DAY. 




About Mrs. Del Prete

 I am married & have a three children, (two daughters and a son).  I also have 2 cats, Jenga & Jupiter, and one big, happy, goofy dog named Charlie. I am an animal lover, so you will see that this is a big theme in our classroom!.......Here is picture of me and my family, along with my "furry family members".  I can't wait to see YOUR family pictures up on our "WE LOVE OUR FAMILIES" class bulletin board!