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    My name is Kristin Ancelet and I am a first grade teacher at Van Buren Elementary. This is my tenth year of teaching!  I love teaching at Van Buren Elementary; I also attended Van Buren Elementary for K-3rd grade! I graduated from Port Neches-Groves High School in 2008 then attended Lamar University where I graduated with a Bachelor's Degree in Interdisciplinary Studies certified Early Childhood through 6th grade in December 2012. I obtained a second certification in EC-12th ESL (English as a second language) classroom instruction. I graduated in December 2017 with a Master's Degree in Teacher Leadership from Lamar University! I am also a certified principal! 

    You may contact me at 409-962-6511 EXT #8103, message through Remind101 or email me at kancelet@pngisd.org 


    I have been married for eight years to Jordan and we have two sons, Jase who will be five in October and Kasen who will be two in March! They have a fur sister lab named Sadie Mae who is seven! We love to spend time outdoors as a family whether it's at the lake or at the beach. 

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    To receive messages through text messaging:
    Send a new text message to this number: 81010
    In the message window, type: @kancelet

    When you sign up please put your first and last name and your child's name! EXAMPLE: Kristin Ancelet (Jase's Mom).

    Please do not label your child's school supplies except for their school box. If possible, please bring all supplies to Meet the Teacher.

    ♦​10 Things You Didn't Know About Mrs. Ancelet♦
    1. I went to Van Buren from Kindergarten through 3rd grade.
    2. I teach in the classroom next door to where I was in first grade.
    3. I love anything and everything that has to do with Junie B. Jones.
    4. Steel Magnolias is my favorite movie.
    5. We spend most of our time outdoors as a family. We are big on fishing and hunting! 
    6. I was an Indianette/Officer in high school.
    7. Mrs. Brashers, the 2nd grade teacher, is my cousin!
    8. Mrs. Trahan, the 2nd grade teacher, is my cousin too!! 
    9. I LOVE football but my heart is torn between the Cowboys and Texans! 
    10. I love spending time at the lake (Rayburn) and the beach! 

    ♦Class Rules♦
    1. I will follow all school rules.
    2. I will treat others respectfully.
    3. I will raise my hand before speaking.
    4. I will work quietly.
    5. I will walk quietly in line.
    6. I will return my homework.
    7. I will return signed papers.
    8. I will write my name on my paper.
    9. I will be on my best behavior out of the class.
    10. I will always do my best and set a good example for others to follow.




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    Work:  962-6511 EXT 8103
    Email:  kancelet@pngisd.org
    Remind 101: Text @kancelet to 81010


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  • Mrs. Ancelet's Class Schedule

    School doors open at 7:15

    7:45 School Begins
    7:50 Tardy Bell Rings
    9:40-10:00 Recess
    10:10-11:10 SAT Time
    11:14-11:44 Lunch
    12:30-1:30 Music/PE (Conference)
    3:00 Dismissal

    Monday-Library 1:40-2:10
    Wednesday-Computer Lab 1:40-2:10