Degrees and Certifications:

B.S. Elementary Education M.Ed. Curriculum and Instruction

Ms. Richards

Hello Eagles! Welcome to the homepage of Ms. Richards, second grade teacher at Matteson Elementary. Ms. Richards student taught second grade, spent her first year teaching kindergarten, and moved back to second grade. This is her 5th year teaching and 2nd year in the district. She is a PROUD product of Matteson School District 162. She attended Arcadia, Indiana, and Huth. She graduated from Grand Canyon University with her Bachelors' and Western Illinois University with her Masters’. She is currently a second year doctoral student as well. Outside of school, she also owns a skincare business.

While she do not have any children of her own, she claims all of her lovely students (previous and current) and she has 5 godchildren! Her other favorite things include any and all things beauty, traveling, Disney, Target shopping sprees, and community service with her sorority, Sigma Gamma Rho Sorority, Incorporated. 

The best way to get ahold of Ms. Richards is the ClassDojo. Please be mindful of messaging during the day. She will always try and respond immediately, but if it is an emergency, please contact the front office. You may also email her