School and Support Staff
1st Grade Team
Email Mrs. Boyle
Mrs. Ashley Boyle
Hello my name is Ashley Boyle and I teach 1st Grade at Hawking 2. I was born and raised in Seattle, Washington. I graduated from The University of Washington in 2009 with a degree in Psychology. After finishing my undergraduate degree I spent time living in Alaska, Hawaii, and back home in Washington. In 2014 I moved to San Diego to complete my Masters in Education and Curriculum Design from The University of San Diego. I love to ski, hike, and camp. As a teacher I believe strongly in the infinite potential of all my students. In my classroom we focus on hard work as the path to academic excellence. I feel fortunate to be at Hawking teaching the future scientists who will clean up our oceans and engineer clean energy solutions.
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Ms. Jennifer Abramczyk
Hello, my name is Jennifer Abramczyk and I am excited to teach 1st grade at Hawking STEAM 2. I grew up in Arizona and moved to San Diego in 2010 when I began my undergraduate studies at University of California San Diego where I majored in Cognitive Science with a minor in Psychology and graduated in 2014 with my Bachelor’s of Science Degree. I then continued my education at the University of San Diego receiving my Master’s Degree in Curriculum and Instruction in Elementary Education along with my Multiple Subject Teaching Credential. I love working with young students because of their daily enthusiasm to learn and discover new things! My goal as a teacher is to create a comfortable, safe learning environment to constantly challenge my student’s minds to think deeper and learn about the world around them. When I am not in the classroom, I am often outdoors, camping, biking, hiking and swimming.
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Ms. Andra Tran
Hello, my name is Andrea Tran and I am excited to begin teaching 1st grade at Hawking 2! This will be my fifth year teaching after graduating from The University of Texas at Austin with a Bachelor's degree in Applied Learning and Development with an emphasis on Early Childhood Education. After living in different cities in Texas and California, I am finally living in my dream city and cannot wait to see what adventures this year will bring!
I am committed to providing the students at Hawking 2 with a positive and safe environment that invites children to explore all aspects of learning through S.T.E.A.M. My goal is to continuously support students academically and emotionally to provide a meaningful learning experience throughout the year. I look forward to a year full of memories with my wonderful first graders!