Ms. Candy Blesse

Phone: (530)582-2650 ext.26038

Email:

Degrees and Certifications:

Ms. Candy Blesse

5th Grade Teacher

Website: http://mrsblessesfifthgrade.weebly.com/

Education

Bachelor of Arts and Elementary Teaching Credential, California State University, Chico, Chico, CA

Experience

  • 1988- 1999 Gate teacher (pull-out program and before school), Truckee Elementary
  • 1996-1999  Fourth Grade, Truckee Elementary
  • 1999-present Fifth Grade, Truckee Elementary
  • 2004-present Director Sagehen Outdoor Education Program

Family:

  • 1 son,  Matthew (1986)
  • two dogs Ralph (adopted in 2011) and Annie (adopted in 2011)

Background:

  • Born in San Jose, California
  • Graduated Soquel High School
  • Moved to Truckee in 1981

Interests:

In general, I love everything about being outside, especially in summer. Specifically, I enjoy kayaking, hiking, gardening, and watching the many beautiful animals that live in the Sierra Nevadas. I also enjoy reading and cooking, particularly when it is farm fresh, local food.