Mrs. Jamie Brynteson is a 3rd Grade Math & Science Teacher at Westside Elementary School. She began her teaching career in 2009 after graduating as a Cum Laude graduate from the University of West Georgia. She received a Bachelor's Degree in Science (Education). During her teaching career, she has gained a great insight across many grade level curriculums. She has also had many extraordinary opportunities to teach diverse groups of students, including students with learning disabilities, studetns performing at grade level, and exceptional learners. Mrs. Brynteson received Teacher of the Year during the 2013-2014 school year, Educator of the Month September 2015, and 2014-2015 Outstanding Educator Award. With her free time, she loves spending time with her husband, Matt and daughter, Piper Kate.
Mrs. Brynteson's philosophy of education is to nurture and encourage your child as a reader, a writer, a mathematician, a scientist, and a good citizen. She will continue to help your child develop an enthusiasm for math and science through the use of technology, hands-on assignments, and your child’s ability to explore. It is Mrs. Brynteson's goal to make sure your child will gain an in depth knowledge of number sense and problem solving by reading, writing, and applying math skills in their everyday lives. She is extremely eager and thrilled to be a part of your child's educational journey.