Degrees and Certifications:
BS Education Life Certified in Missouri and Texas
Ms. Cheryl G. Umstead
Cheryl currently is a seventh-grade math teacher at Kennemer Middle School. Her responsibilities include, but are not limited to, leading a classroom of children with a range of knowledge from basic to accelerated learning.
Born and raised in St. Louis, Missouri, Cheryl fondly calls St. Louis home. This is where she gained the foundation of her education. Cheryl has been teaching thirty-seven years. She started teaching in Decatur Public Schools in Decatur, Illinois; Archdiocese in St. Louis, Missouri; Dallas Independent School District in Dallas, Texas; and Hazelwood School District in Hazelwood, Missouri.
Ms. Umstead has received numerous awards both professionally and personally. She received the Boy Scouts of America Mother's Award and was a multi-year educator recipient. When asked about her inspiration, she candidly says , "My aunts inspired me to pursue a career in education and share my knowledge with others." Her philosophy from the onset of teaching is to ensure she has a warm and welcoming environment for her students, parents, and colleagues.
"If there is NO struggle, there is NO progress." - Frederick Douglass
Kennemer MS Bell Schedule 15-16 PERIOD
Tutoring Schedule : Wednesday 4:45 - 5:10
Thursday 4:45 - 5:10 ( by appointment only )