Sciences

Jamie Cochran

8th grade Science

E: jamie.cochran@dmschools.org

Sara Levin

7th Grade Science

P: 5152427250 | E: sara.levin@dmschool.org

Gary Morris

7th Grade Science

E: gary.morris@dmschools.org

Biography

I have been teaching 7th grade science at Meredith for 11 years.  Prior to becoming a teacher, I spent 25 years in the feed ingredient industry, utilizing my degree in Animal Science from Iowa State University.  I enjoy teaching at Meredith, enough that I drive 50 miles every day to get here.  I live in the country with multiple dogs, cats, horses and lots of wildlife.

Pam Vanderley-Beck

6th Science

E: pamela.vanderley@dmschools.org

Biography

I have been teaching at Meredith Middle School for sixteen years. I teach sixth grade science. I graduated from Lincoln High School in Des Moines and I received my degree from Northwest Missouri State University.

Timothy Weida

8th Grade Science

E: timothy.weida@dmschools.org

Biography

I was a graduate of Simpson College and have been teaching science at Meredith since 2000.

I am married and have two grown children.

I coached football at Hoover for 10 years and now coach 8th grade football. I also will coach the 8th grade girls basketball team for my 10th year.

I have a class website which is WWW.weidascience.com

Elizabeth Wilson

6th grade Science

E: elizabeth.wilson@dmschools.org