Susie Russ

Mohawk Trails Elementary

Carmel Clay Schools

4242 E. 126th Street (Map It!)

Carmel, IN 46033

(317) 844-1158 ext. 1540

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About Me

Prior to  teaching the Functional Academics Program at Mohawk Trails, I was the teacher of the Life Skills class.   I have also taught Life Skills classes at  Cherry Tree Elementary, and at Tri-County Opportunity School in Noblesville, Indiana.   I started my career working for New Castle School Corporation where I worked at New Castle State Hospital teaching children with moderate and severe cognitive disabilities. I received my Bachelor of Science degree in Elementary and Special Education at Long Island University-Post, New York, and my Master of Art in Education and Special Education degee from Ball State University.  I am licensed in Elementary Education, and Special Education-mild, moderate, severe, and emotional disabilities.  I reside in Indianapolis with my husband, Pat.  I have a daughter, who is married and has 2 sons, ages 3 and 5.   I also have  a son, who resides in Chicago and is an Executive Chef at a wonderful restaurant!  My favorite pastimes are babysitting my grandsons, visiting Chicago, and eating delicious food!!