Getting to Know Mrs. Wix

Academic Background:

 Bachelor of Science, Elementary Education, Winona State University, 1990

Master's of Education, Special Education, University of Minnesota, 1999

Additional classes and training to support Reading, Social Studies and Math Curriculum.


Professional Experience:

Program Director, Rochester Area Family YMCA, Rochester, MN 1991-1996

 Director of Christian Education and Youth Ministry, Hosanna Lutheran Church, Rochester, MN 1996-1998

 Special Education Teacher (Emotional/Behavioral Disordered) Kasson-Mantorville Middle School and High School, Kasson, MN 1997-1999
Sixth Grade Teacher Kasson-Mantorville Intermediate and Middle Schools 1999- 2021
Seventh grade Teacher 2021-present

   My family consists of my husband, Keith; my two sons, Kyle (his wife Kelsie) and Aaron and my grandsons Silas and Sebastian. We spend most of our family time watching hockey and exploring state parks- especially Lake Itasca and the North Shore.

    In my spare time I enjoy doing paper crafts (scrap booking, stamping and making cards), playing tennis, reading, snowmobiling, watching tennis, beading, playing more tennis, biking, exploring and going to movies.