Mrs. Sandra H. Newsome
Business Teacher &
6th Grade Math Teacher
How long have you worked at Ridgecroft?
I have been full time at Ridgecroft for 10 years and 7 years as a substitute teacher.
Describe your background and what you did prior to Ridgecroft.
I graduated from Barton College. I worked Accounts Payable at the News Herald. I was a full time mom for 7 years before coming to Ridgecroft as a substitute teacher, which I did for 7 years before becoming full time in 2009.
What do you like most about your job?
Seeing the look on the children's face when they "get it." I also just enjoy being with the kids.
What do you like to do in your free time?
I enjoy traveling, spending time on the river and at the beach. Spending time with my grandson, Elliet, is on the top of my list as well.
What is your favorite quote?
"Sometimes you will never know the value of a moment until it becomes a memory."
- Dr. Seuss