Mrs. McQuade

    Allison McQuade (Harris)

    Farnsworth Aerospace PreK-4 Campus

    Aerospace Coordinator

    1290 Arcade Street, Saint Paul, MN 55106

    Phone: 651-744-2302
    School Office: 651-293-8675
     A Little About Me:
    • This is my 12th year working for Saint Paul Public Schools. I've taught 1st, 2nd and 3rd grade prior to becoming the Aerospace Coordinator at Farnsworth Aerospace PreK-4.
    • I live in Saint Paul. I love hiking and spending time with my family.
    • During my free time I like to hike, travel, kayak, tap dance, paint, try new restaurants, attend the St. Paul Farmer's Market, cook, spend time with family and friends, listen to live music and attend comedy shows.
    My Duties:
       - Coordinate our field trips, extended learning field trips, guest speakers and STEAM family nights
       - Teach flight simulators to our 4th grade students by making real-world connections
       - Work on our aerospace (STEAM) curriculum for each grade level
       - Collaborate with our STEAM teachers on curriculum for all students
       - Co-teach STEAM lessons in classrooms; including coding
       - Provide staff development on STEAM
       - Establish partnerships within our community
       - Work with our FSO (Farnsworth School Organization) 
       - Write grants for our program 
    If you are hoping to get involved in our program, funding or have questions about our field trips, please contact me anytime. I look forward to speaking with you.