Welcome to First Grade!

Phone: 830-357-4239


Degrees and Certifications:

Bachelors of Science in Interdisciplinary Studies Master of Education

Mrs. Kara Rickman

Kara Rickman has been an educator for 23 years. She has taught 3rd Grade, Title 1, and 1st Grade. She currently teaches first grade at Fabra Elementary and has been there since 2006. Kara is a 1995 Boerne High School graduate. She attended Texas State University for her bachelors and master's degree in Education. Kara is the team leader of her first grade team and has served on many district committees. She has given many trainings in Balanced Literacy to Boerne Elementary teachers. She was chosen to be Teacher of the Year in 2009 for Fabra Elementary. Kara is very active in the community where she plays flute in the Boerne Concert Band and gives concerts to the public for Memorial Day, 4th of July, Veteran's Day, and Christmas. She also performs her flute in church. Kara's husband Jonathan is the band director at BMSN. They have two daughters: Kennedi and Presleigh. My phone number is: 830-357-4239. My email address is: kara.rickman@boerneisd.net.

I love teaching Reading~Writng~Math~Science~Social Studies~Spelling/Phonics