First Grade

Group photo of four first grade teachers

Meet the First Grade Team

Click on a teacher's name for a brief introduction and contact information

Cathy Barrett

barrettc@clarke.k12.va.us

My name is Cathy Barrett. This is my 25th year teaching. I am back in first grade after teaching second and fifth. I have a son and a daughter, 7 grandchildren and two puppies. I love to watch Steeler Football and sit by a bonfire with family and friends.

Cathy Barrett

540-955-6110


Paige Rickey

rickeyp@clarke.k12.va.us

My name is Paige Rickey and I am a new first grade teacher this year. I graduated from Slippery Rock University with a degree in Early Childhood Education. If you need to reach me my email is rickeyp@clarke.k12.va.us and the school phone number is 540-955-6120.


Jennifer Strosnider

strosniderj@clarke.k12.va.us

My name is Jennifer Strosnider. This is my 22nd year teaching. I live in Winchester, VA with my husband and three cats. I enjoy reading books, baking, and making jewelry. My phone number is 955- 6120 and my email address is strosniderj@clarke.k12.va.us

Barbie Yeager

yeagerb@clarke.k12.va.us

My name is Barbie Yeager. This is my twenty-third year teaching. I have taught both kindergarten and first grade. I enjoy exercising, reading magazines during the school year, and books in the summer, going to the movies and musicals, and spending time with my family and friends. I live in Charles Town, my hometown, with my cats, Sampson and Delilah, my husband, Tom, and 5 year old son, Ben. My favorite treats are ice cream, brownies, Lindt and Ghirardelli chocolates, and coffee!

Barbie Yeager

540-955-6110