5th Grade Teacher
Mrs. Cari Holbrook is originally from Fort Walton Beach in the Florida Panhandle. She has been in education for 12 years, and teaches 5th grade at San Jose Primary. Prior to San Jose Primary, she taught 5th grade language arts and social studies as well as ESE for 3rd, 4th, and 5th grades at Crown Point Elementary and self-contained 3rd grade in Tallahassee, Florida. Mrs. Holbrook earned her Bachelor of Science degree in Elementary Education K-6 at Florida State University, and holds certifications for both ESOL and ESE, Grades K-12. Mrs. Holbrook is married with 3 boys (ages 8, 11, and 13). The older two were homeschooled for 5 years before entering public school, and all three now attend San Jose Primary and Preparatory Schools. In addition to boys, Mrs. Holbrook also has a dog (Sparky), 2 cats (Winter and Gypsy), and a bearded dragon named Zorro. Needless to say, she leads a very busy and interesting life!