Meet Mrs. Berry!
Mrs. Berry (formally Ms. Weaver) is a 1995 graduate of Union Springs HS. She earned a Bachelor's degree in Biology, with a minor in Chemistry, from Keuka College in 1999. In 2001, she joined the staff at Union Springs MS/HS as a teacher's assistant, which led to an assistant position in the Library Media Center. In 2005, Mrs. Berry received her Master's in Library and Information Science, with a concentration in School Media, from Syracuse University. She was a long-term substitute Library Media Specialist for one year before becoming the LMS in January 2007. In 2021, Mrs. Berry returned to the classroom to pursue a TESOL (Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages) Advanced Certificate from Fordham University and has plans to complete her coursework in 2022.
Mrs. Berry currently teaches library skills to grades 5 and 6 and provides ESL (English as a Second Language) instructional support to both middle and high school students.
In addition to her duties as LMS, Mrs. Berry is the co-adviser of the National Honor Society and has coached various sports over the years including Girls Modified, JV, and Varsity volleyball; Modified basketball and softball; and JV softball.
Mrs. Berry has a daughter and son. She comes from a large family and loves spending time with them. Some of Mrs. Berry's favorite things to do are read, travel and learn about new technology. She has also studied many languages including French, Spanish, and American Sign Language.