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Rick Watkins

8th Grade Science

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Contact Info:


Conference Times:

8:10-9:00 am

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About Me

Educational History:

I graduated from Franklin High School in Franklin Tennessee in 1976. I got my B.S. in science and psychology from the University of Utah in 1985 and my M.S. from Weber State University in Ogden, Utah in 1989.

Current Position:

I started teaching in this school district in 2002

I have taught 8th grade during my time in Sikeston

This is my 36th year of teaching

Previous Position:

I began my teaching career in 1985 in Ogden, Utah. I taught for 4 years in Ogden, Utah, 12 years in Brentwood, Tennessee, and 1 year in Paducah, Kentucky.

I have two years at the high school level, and the rest in 8th grade. I have taught biology, psychology, Phisical Science and Earth Science

I have also taught on the college level at Shanee Community College. Courses in Biology and Educational Psychology.

Family Information:

I have a wonderful wife of 39 years and 4 children (2 girls and 2 boys) and 4 grandchildren (3 girls and 1 boy).

Personal Information:

I have been a Civil War reenactor for 25 years, although I do mostly living history events these days. I also do lots of home improvements and woodworking. I finished fliping my first house here in Sikeston. I am a member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (Mormon).

Rick Watkins

Upcoming Events

lesson plan changes due to snow days

Because of snow days, a shift of 3 days on my lesson plans will be necessary. So for 1/24 will actually be 1/19 lesson plan.

Contact Rick Watkins

Classroom Number:
Conference Time:
8:10-9:00 am