Meet Bethany Van Cleave, English/Language Arts Teacher at Sunridge Middle School
Van Cleave is yet another product of the Pendleton School District, returning to teach in her hometown. She graduated Summa Cum Laude from Eastern Oregon University with a Bachelor of Science in Elementary Education and an endorsement in ESOL (English Speaker of Other Language).
Van Cleave has experience as a swimming lesson coordinator for the Pendleton Swim Association. In her spare time, she enjoys swimming, the outdoors and reading a good mystery novel.
When asked about her teaching experience so far, she said, “staff have been so supportive and positive.”