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About Ms. Drakeford

About: I grew up in Czechoslovakia and I moved to the U.S. after marrying my husband. We live in Raleigh and have two children and one dog. My background is in Music therefore I love to integrate music in my classroom. I enjoy hiking, camping, gardening, yoga, and spending time with my family.

Alumni: Mars Hill College, UNC Wilmington

Favorite Children's Book: The Giving Tree by Shel Silverstein

Favorite Quote: “I've learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel.” -Maya Angelou

Website: First Grade Website