Dr. Mark Bazata
Director of Curriculum and Instruction
(262) 626-8427 ext. 8009
Dr. Bazata joined the Kewaskum School District as Director of Curriculum and Instruction in 2014. After graduating from UW-Madison with a degree in English Education, he worked for 13 years as an English teacher in the Colby and Oshkosh school districts. During his time in Oshkosh, he finished his masters degree in Educational Leadership at the University of Wisconsin - Oshkosh and spent a year teaching in England on a Fulbright Teacher Exchange. In 2011, he started working in the Curriculum and Instruction department supporting and coaching teachers and educational leaders. He received his PhD in Curriculum and Instruction Leadership through Marian University in May of 2018.
Library Media Specialist
(262) 626-3105 ext. 4551
Mr. Mayer joined the Kewaskum School District in 2012 after working two years as a a middle school library media specialist at River Valley Middle School in Spring Green, WI. He has grade K-12 Library Media Specialist, grade 1-8 Regular Education, and grade 1-8 History teaching licenses. He received his Bachelor of Science degree from UW-Madison in Geography and History, and his Master of Education degree from Cardinal Stritch University in Instructional Technology. Mr. Mayer travels to each of the 5 schools in the district throughout the week.
K-12 Literacy Coach
(262) 626-3101 ext. 1203
Mrs. Bindrich is the Literacy Coach for the district. She earned her BS in Education at UW Milwaukee, and her MS in Literacy at Concordia University. Mrs. Bindrich is a teacher leader with the Fox Valley Writing Project, through which she provides professional development to teachers of all levels and content areas during the summer. She is co-founder and facilitator of the Future Authors Camp for young writers in our area. This year you can also find her speaking about the teaching of writing at Wisconsin State Reading Association, teaching graduate courses for teachers at UW Oshkosh, and learning about keeping bees and goats in her spare time.
Reading Specialist at Farmington and Kewaskum Elementary
(262) 626-3102 ext. 7200 (FES) /(262) 626-3101 ext. 1105 (KES)
Mrs. Gray is the newest member of the literacy team in the Kewaskum School District. She is a Reading Specialist and Title I Reading Teacher who works with students, staff, and families at Kewaskum and Farmington Elementary Schools. Her experience includes teaching special education in the Hamilton, West Allis-West Milwaukee, and Howard-Suamico School Districts. Mrs. Gray earned her undergraduate degree from UW Whitewater in special education, a masters degree from UW Milwaukee in educational psychology, and a reading certification from Viterbo University.
Reading Specialist at Kewaskum Elementary
(262) 626-3101 ext. 1221
Ms. Gregoire joined the Kewaskum School District as a Reading Specialist and Title I Reading Teacher in 2014. Prior to joining the Kewaskum schools she was a reading teacher in the West Allis-West Milwaukee School District and a first grade teacher in the Kiel Schools. She received her Bachelor's degree from the University of Wisconsin La Crosse and her masters degree from Cardinal Stritch University. She currently holds licenses to teach all subjects to students from first through eighth grade, and reading to students in kindergarten through twelfth grade.
(262) 626-8427 ext. 8008
Mrs. Fahrenholz joined the Kewaskum School District in 2014 as the Curriculum Secretary. After attending UW-La Crosse, she spent 6 years working for Kohler Company as the Merchandise Buyer for Blackwolf Run and Whistling Straits. After transitioning into sales, she spent a total of 5 years as a Sales Representative for Cutter & Buck and Slazenger Golf Products before starting a family. In her spare time she enjoys spending time with her husband and three children, photography, repurposing old furniture and traveling.