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Mr. Schalles




This is my third full year teaching at Tamaqua Elementary School.  This year I will be teaching Reading and English Language Arts for my homeroom and Mrs. Viel's homeroom (White Pod)


I graduated from Tri-Valley Jr/Sr. High School and then went to East Stroudsburg University and graduated with a degree in Early Childhood Education.

   I have been married for three years now.  We have a son, Myles, who is a year and a half.  In late October he will be getting a little sister.

   I am huge sports fan.  Some of my favorite teams include Notre Dame Football, Minnesota Vikings, North Carolina Basketball, and Atlanta Braves.  My other hobbies include spending time with my family, being outside, and traveling to different places.