Degrees and Certifications:

Mrs. Patterson

Mrs. Patterson was born and raised near Springfield, Illinois.  She graduated from Eastern Illinois University.  She and her husband Mathew have been married for almost 17 years. They are proud parents of Mason (8th grade @ BMSN) and Maks (6th grade @ BMSN). Both of their boys play baseball and are involved in church youth groups. Their dogs, Morgan and Murphy, are big parts of their family and your kiddos will hear a lot of stories about them.

As a family, The Pattersons enjoy camping, traveling, outdoor recreation activities, cheering on the St. Louis Cardinals and the Dallas Cowboys, and spending time with family and friends. As for Mrs. Patterson, she enjoys reading, cooking, going to church, and being outdoors. In the past, she taught pre-k, kindergarten, 1st grade, and 3rd grade.  She is excited about joining the 2nd grade team this year!

Mrs. Patterson is looking forward to being at Van Raub again this year and helping all students be their very BEST! 


Feel free to contact Mrs. Patterson via email, or by phone 830-357-4100. Her conference time is 2:05 - 2:55  She is often in meetings. Please know that she will get back to you as soon as she can. 


2nd Grade Daily Schedule

7:35 - 7:45


7:45 - 8:00

Morning Meeting

8:00 - 9:55 


9:55 - 10:00


10:00 - 10:30


10:30 - 11:25


11:25 - 11:55


11:55 - 12:25


12:25 - 1:00

Math Stations

1:00 - 1:40


1:40 - 2:05

Social Studies

2:05 - 2:55

Specials (Computers, Art, Music, PE)

2:55 - 3:00