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Mrs. Mary Pat Malerk
My husband and I are the proud parents of 2 sons, Kyle and Ryan, who graduated from Missoula County Public Schools and the University of Montana! Go GRIZ! Both sons are married and are new parents of beautiful daughters, thanks to our wonderful daughter-in-laws Jessica and Katlyn. So, I am a new Grandmother!
Our family moved to Missoula from Heidelberg, Germany, in 1995 when my husband, Don, was in charge of ROTC at the Univeristy of Montana. Naturally, I credit our National Championship WIN due to our arrival!
I have taught Special Education since 1981. I graduataed with a Bachelor of Science in Special Education from West Chester University which is outside Philadlephia. I earned my Masters of Education degree in Higher Education/Adult Training and Development from the University of Oklahoma in 1992. In 1997, I earned my K-12 Administrative certificate, Special Education certificates from the University of Montana.
I enjoy working at Meadow Hill Middle School and love the teachers, students and families. Every day is a new day and full of adventures!