Third Grade Team
Hi! My name is Ashley Rice, and I cannot wait to begin my seventh year of teaching at Pattison Elementary. I graduated from Texas A&M University with a Bachelor's degree in Interdisciplinary Studies, Gig'em Aggies! In my classroom I strive to foster a love for reading while creating an environment where students feel safe, loved, and successful. In my free time, I love spending time with my husband, family, and friends. I also enjoy coffee, shopping, reading, and working out. I am looking forward to a wonderful school year with you and your sweet child!
Hi! My name is Blair DaGian. I love being a part of the Pattison Family. This will be my 6th year at Pattison Elementary. I graduated from Texas State University in 2012 with a Bachelor’s degree in Interdisciplinary Studies EC-6th ESL Generalist. I grew up in Katy, and I can’t think of a better place to continue my career. Giving back to the district where I received my education is a dream come true! Working with children has always been a passion of mine, and I am enthusiastic to meet you and your child. I look forward to another fabulous year at Pattison. Outside of school, I enjoy spending quality time with my husband and son, soaking up the sun on Lake Travis, and being with friends and family in the hill country.
I am Laura Sanders and this is my 25th year of teaching 3rd grade! I love teaching math and science at Pattison and have been on the staff for 15 years. My sister, Mrs. Polnac, is a second grade teacher and we do look alike since we are twins! I am a native Texan however I grew up in Michigan and graduated from Texas A&M in ‘93. I moved to Houston after graduation and settled in Katy after I got married. I have been married for 22 years to my husband, Jon, and we have three boys (Brandon, Travis and Caleb). Outside of school/work, I love cheering on my boys in their endeavors and traveling with my husband as well as watching college football. I am very excited to be a part of your student’s life this year and look forward to watching them succeed!
My name is Hailey Moss, and this is my third year teaching at Pattison Elementary! I am so excited to be a part of the Pattison family, where I will be teaching third grade math and science! I graduated from the University of Arkansas (Woo Pig Sooie) where I obtained my Bachelor’s degree in Elementary Education. I also received an endorsement in STEM education! In my spare time I enjoy spending time with my husband, hanging out with friends and family, and cheering on the Arkansas Razorbacks! I can’t wait to work with the amazing third grade team and teach your awesome students!
My name is Patti Devlin and this is my second year teaching at Pattison Elementary. I am so excited to part of the Pattison team and to be teaching your children 3rd grade math and science. I received my Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering at Cal State Long Beach, but I came to Texas as quick as I could. I am married to a wonderful high school teacher, and I have three grown children (a teacher, a policeman, and a social worker) and the world’s cutest grandson. It’s going to be great year in 3rd grade!
Hi! My name is Caroline Berg, and I am excited to have the pleasure of teaching your child this year! Although I am originally from Louisiana, I spent most of my life growing up in Katy and consider myself a true Texan. I graduated from Texas A&M University in 2014, and the upcoming school year will be my fifth here at Pattison. In my free time, I enjoy traveling, boating, reading, and spending time with friends and family. I am looking forward to an amazing year!
My name is Madeline Zdunkewicz, and I'm from Austin, Texas. I graduated from Texas A&M University, and I am so excited for my fifth year of teaching here at Pattison Elementary! In my free time, I love to read, shop, eat Mexican food, and attend Aggie sporting events with my friends and family. I feel so blessed to be a part of the incredible Pattison family, and I cannot wait to work with your amazing students!
Hi! My name is Mallory Thomasee, and I am eager to continue my career as a teacher here at Pattison Elementary. I graduated from Texas A&M University with a Bachelor’s degree in Interdisciplinary Studies, Gig ‘Em Aggies! I love reading and spending time with my family, friends and my dog, Blair. Teaching is truly my passion and I consider it a blessing to fulfill my dream. In my classroom, I strive to foster a love for learning in each of my students. Thank you for the wonderful opportunity to teach your child! I look forward to an amazing school year and many fun memories!
Hi! My name is Kelsey Haza, and I am honored to be your child’s teacher this year. I graduated from Texas A&M University with a Bachelor's degree in Interdisciplinary Studies and a Master's Degree in Curriculum and Instruction (WHOOP!). My fiance and I recently moved here from the Dallas area where I taught in an intermediate school. However, I couldn’t be more excited to be teaching 3rd grade at Pattison. When I am not in the classroom, I enjoy traveling, spending time with family, spoiling my kitty, and relaxing in my hammock. I am looking forward to an awesome year at Pattison!
Hi! My name is Ms. Robinson. I graduated from Texas A&M University with a bachelor’s degree in Interdisciplinary Studies (WHOOP!). When not in the classroom, I enjoy being in the mountains, spending time with my friends and family, while also being an avid Astros fan! While this is not my first year at Pattison, this is my first year teaching, and I am very excited to teach math and science. I am looking forward to this fantastic school year in third grade!