Ms. Kim Cato

ThreeStrands Teacher

Hi, Kim Cato here. I’m a pediatric speech-language pathologist. I graduated from Idaho State University with my master’s degree. Shortly after graduation I moved to Twin Falls for my first job. After I married I moved to other small cities around the Magic Valley, but now I’m back in Twin. I have worked as a part of Cierra Therapy’s team … Read More

Mrs. Tara Wicker

Heritage Academy Teacher

English/Assessment Team Lead My name is Tara Wicker and I am the English/Assessment Team Lead. I have been teaching at Heritage Academy for the last 4 years. I hold a Bachelor of Science in Educational Studies from WGU, a Secondary Endorsement from ABCTE, and Master of Science in Instruction and Curriculum from WGU.  I have four daughters, and one son. … Read More

Mr. Ivie

Heritage Academy Teacher

Technology and Power School Coordinator Mr. Ivie grew up in the Treasure Valley and moved to Jerome to work at Heritage.  He serves as the Technology and Power School Coordinator.  He also teaches technology, communications and audio video production classes.  Mr. Ivie loves music and plays a variety of musical instruments.  His favorites are the guitar and the bass guitar.  … Read More

Mrs Reyes

Heritage Academy Teacher

4th & 5th grades, Family and Community Engagement Coordinator, Attendance and Friday School Coordinator Mrs. Reyes grew up right here in the Magic Valley and has lived here almost her entire life. She attended Idaho State University and has been in education a long time. She is starting her 4th year here at Heritage Academy and enjoys teaching 4th and … Read More

Mrs. Jennifer Hartgrave

Heritage Academy Teacher

2nd Grade Teacher Mrs. Hartgrave  is the 2nd grade teacher and is a simple Idaho girl that has enjoyed being able to explore the mountains, forests, and lakes of Northern Idaho and the sagebrush and majestic canyons and sunrises of Southern Idaho. Her favorite place to be is in the outdoors, with friends and family.  She has been married for … Read More

Ms. Victoria Francis

Heritage Academy Teacher

Third Grade Teacher Hi, I’m Ms. Francis, the third grade teacher and the Elementary 7 Mindsets Coordinator at Heritage Academy. This is my third year in third grade, and I have previously taught four years in kindergarten and two years in fifth grade. I hope to encourage students to try harder than they thought they could by overcoming obstacles; to … Read More

Ms. Keyene Madrigal

Heritage Academy Teacher

Middle School Special Education I am married to the love of my life and am a mother of 4 wonderful children who loves everything outdoors! When I am not teaching, I volunteer as a scout leader, kayak, hike, camp and spend as much time as possible with my family. My favorite color is orange. My favorite food is tacos. I … Read More

Ms. Rachel Jolovich

Heritage Academy Teacher

First Grade Teacher Hello! My name is Rachel Jolovich or Ms. J for short. I graduated from Western Oregon University with a Bachelors in communications and ASL.  I am currently working on a Masters in Counseling and Trauma through Northwest Nazarene University. I have been working in education for four years now, and this will be my fourth year teaching … Read More

Mrs. Kim Radford

Heritage Academy Teacher

Kindergarten Teacher Mrs. Radford is beginning her 5th year teaching Kindergarten at Heritage Academy and has loved every minute of it.  She enjoys working with the children as they begin their educational journey of learning to interact with their peers, following classroom routines, and of course learning mathematical concepts and reading. Mrs. Radford has lived in Jerome for the past … Read More

Ms. Helen Sauer

Heritage Academy Teacher

Special Education Mentor and Clerk Hi! I’m Helen Sauer. I’m the Special Education Mentor and Clerk at Heritage Academy. I have taught Special Education for my entire teaching career of 40 plus years. I am now mostly retired but it’s hard to totally let go. I enjoy reading, hiking and doing jigsaw puzzles. My favorite quote at the moment is … Read More