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Creating a Community of Writers!

We are dedicated to student success.  Writing is a critical skill that will be important to all students throughout their school career and after.  NDA has a Writing Specialist, offers monthly grade level parent/student packets, writing sessions, and contests to promote a love of writing and confidence at all grade levels.


Tara Decker, Writing Specialist

Tara is eager to work with NDA families and staff to help create a comprehensive writing program.  Writing has been a focus and a passion of hers throughout her 10 year teaching career.  She has experience at all grade levels and is looking forward to providing writing opportunities and oversight for all ages.