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Karissa Hagar


“I am so grateful for the opportunity to watch students grow in my classroom. Being a teacher is truly the greatest job in the world.”

Mrs. Hagar is a graduate of Messiah University. She received her Bachelors in both Elementary and Special Education. She is currently attending University at Albany online to complete her Masters in Curriculum Development and Instructional Technology. She began teaching Kindergarten at ACS in 2021 after working as a 3rd Grade Special Education teacher.

Mrs. Hagar loves being a mom to her son and playing with her three dogs. She also enjoys singing, traveling, and hiking.