Mrs. Roxanne Karges

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Phone: 480-472-9912


I am a native of Arizona, hailing from the Gila Valley, in the eastern part of our state.  I graduated from Arizona State University in Tempe with a Bachelor’s Degree in Education.  My teaching career began at Rhodes Jr. High  and then continued at Carson Junior High, both here in Mesa.   I am now in my 14th year of teaching Family & Consumer Sciences at Smith.  The classes I teach this year include:  Intro to FACS, Clothing, & Foods. 

My credentials include:

Certificate - Secondary Education - Grades 7-12

Certificate - Elementary Education - Grades K-8

    Approved areas: Middle Grades Language Arts 7-8

                               Family & Consumer Science

                               Reading Specialist K-12


I love working with my students.  It is exciting to watch them grow and develop as they explore their future possibilities.  My desire is to help them be successful now, which will provide the momentum they need to achieve their hopes and dreams for the future.