Last updated: November 18, 2019
Time to be grateful for
having a GROWTH MINDSET!
Mrs. Stephanie Derby
English / Language Arts
"Teaching is a work of heart." -- Anonymous
High School Attended: Preston-Fountain High School
Colleges Attended: Luther College
Iowa State University St. Mary's University
A Few of my Favorite Books:
The best times to reach Ms. Derby by phone are from 7:30 to 8:30 am, and after school from 3:15 - 4:00 pm. Email anytime.
School phone: 507-346-7276 X3207
Google Voice phone # 507-564-2762
“A little more persistence, a little more effort, and what seemed
hopeless failure may turn to glorious success.”~Elbert Hubbard
"It's never too late to ARETE* - to strive for excellence!" ~Stephanie Derby
Arete (ar rah TAY) is a Greek word that envelops the philosophy of striving for excellence. In its earliest appearance in Greek culture, the notion of excellence was tied to the fulfillment of purpose or function!