A Leader in Me School

Jennifer Berg

5th Grade Teacher
  • Hello! I am Jennifer Berg and I love to teach 5th Grade Lopez Lasers how to read and write!
  • The 2020-2021 school year will be my 9th year teaching at Lopez and and my 17th year overall. 
  • I have lived and raised my family in Fort Collins for the last 19 years, after moving from our only other home in Indiana.  We now love to call Fort Collins our home but will always be "Hoosiers" at heart.
  • Married to Mr. Berg who also works in the Poudre School District.
  • Son, Oliver who lives and works in Grand Junction.
  • Daughter, Amelia who attends Chadron State College in Nebraska as a student athlete in volleyball.
  • Furry children:  
  • My old gal, Cotten,14yo Lab/Shepherd mix
  • Small but mighty, Hattie, 13yo Lhasa Apso
  • Active as a pup, Chloe Sioux, 3yo Terrier mix
  • and Oscar the 4yo grey cat.
Educational and Professional Background
  • BA in Elementary Education, 2001 Indiana University Purdue University at Fort Wayne, IPFW.
  • Taught in Fort Wayne Community School District, Greeley-Evans School District, Weld RE-4 School District, and Thompson School District.
  • Last 8 years at Poudre School District, Lopez Elementary.
  • Currently working on Masters in Literacy, University Northern Colorado, Greeley, completion date May 2021.
Personal Interests and Hobbies
  • Interests and Hobbies include:
  • Exercise and nutrition
  • Concerts and music
  • Reading fiction and personal development books
  • Journaling
  • Camping and traveling
  • Box gardening
  • Time in the Colorado Outdoors
Learning Page