Broad Ford

Elementary School

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Broad Ford Elementary
Home Of The Bobcats
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Resource Team

William Ack, Math Intervention

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Mr. Ack has been teaching in the Garrett County School system for twenty-six years. He spent the first two years of his career at Accident Elementary as a math resource teacher before moving to Bloomington Elementary where he taught for fifteen years. In 2011, he transferred to Broad Ford and taught 2nd and 5th grade math and this year, he is working as Academic Intervention teacher in the schools STEAM Lab. Mr. Ack graduated from Keyser High School and West Virginia University and is known to proudly display his alma mater’s colors. He holds a degree in Elementary Education with a specialty in Mathematics for Grades K-9. He resides in Keyser, WV where he and his wife Heather are raising four children; Mariah, Willie, Evan, and Ryan. He loves being involved in their lives, and coaches several sports teams that they are involved in.

Kristin Winebrenner, Art


Bonnie Frederick, Art

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Steve Knepp, PE


Laura Dahlen, Music

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This is Ms. Dahlen's 14th year as a Music Teacher in Garrett County and her 4th year at Broad Ford Elementary School. Prior to coming to Broad Ford, she taught at Accident, Route 40, and Bloomington. She earned both her Bachelor of Music and Master of Music degrees from West Virginia University. In her free time, Ms. Dahlen enjoys spending time with her three young sons, Ben, Sam and Jake

Heather Roth, Music (2016-2017 GCPS Teacher of The Year)

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Stephanie Miller, Media


Kaitlyn Bolyard, Special Education