Grade 5

Ms. Karen Kibler teaches 5th and 6th grade Language Arts as well as 6th and 7th grade Social Studies at St. Francis. Ms. Kibler is from Buffalo, NY. She graduated from SUNY College at Fredonia in 1993 with a degree in elementary education. In 2001, she received her Masters degree from Loyola College in Maryland in the area of reading specialist. She has taught 2nd-7th grade in her tenure as a teacher. Ms. Kibler has two children; her son is in 11th grade, (a graduate of St. Francis), and her daughter is a 7th grader at St. Francis Xavier Catholic School. When Ms. Kibler is not busy teaching, she can be found spending time with her children and her mother as well as enjoying time reading, eating out, and swimming.