2nd Grade Teachers



Christie Cook
2nd Grade
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My name is Christie Cook. I am so thrilled to be a part of this awesome Scholar family! I received a Bachelor of Arts degree in Elementary Education with a Spanish emphasis from Utah State University in May 2010 and received a Child Development Associates in November 2017. I am happily married and a mother to three proud Scholar Owls! I enjoy baking cakes, throwing parties, and hanging out with my family. I'm super excited for an awesome year ahead!"



Gabi Giles
2nd Grade
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Hello hello! I am Gabi Giles. I have been teaching at Scholar Academy since 2016. I absolutely love teaching! I was nominated for theRookie of the Year award in 2018. I love collaboration in the classroom so if your student has me, you will probably hear them talking about working with their peers often! I am very grateful and excited to teach 2nd grade!
A little bit about me:
I grew up here in Tooele with my parents and four siblings. I attended Southern Utah University and graduated with my bachelors in Elementary Education with an emphasis in Early childhood. When I am not busy in my classroom, I enjoy reading books, hiking in the mountains, yoga and spending time with my loved ones.



Ashley Tignor
2nd Grade
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Hi, my name is Ashley Tignor. I am so excited to be teaching second grade this year! This is my first year teaching second grade and my sixth year teaching at Scholar Academy. I received my Bachelor’s degree from Utah State University and my Master’s degree from Western Governors University in Elementary Education. I feel very fortunate to be able to teach at Scholar Academy with such an amazing team and wonderful students. I am thrilled to have the opportunity to do what I love!

I am married to a wonderful husband and we have two amazing children that attend Scholar Academy. I love reading,home projects, and exploring Utah with my family. I can’t wait to get to know you all and I look forward to our wonderful year together.