Henderson County Schools Grades 5-8 Teacher of the Year
South Haven School
Mrs. Hildenbrandt earned her B.S. in Psychology and a Master’s Degree in Curriculum and Instruction from Freed Hardeman University. She currently teaches 8th-grade math and science at South Haven Elementary School. Marinda uses songs, hands-on activities, small group work, and an increased focus on STEM to keep students engaged. She believes student success is measured not only by academic growth but also by students’ belief in their ability to be successful.