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My name is Leslie Silas and I am a first grade teacher at Maxfield. This is my 26th year of teaching in the SPPS district and my 19th year at Maxfield. I was born in St. Paul, Minnesota. I grew up in the neighborhood where I attended Maxfield as a child.
I have a master’s degree in Educational Leadership from Concordia University. I love working with children it is my passion. I have one daughter in high school.
My goal is for every child in my classroom to be successful this year. I encourage you to help your child with their homework; after all it takes a village for a child to be successfully. I am passionate about homework. Your child will be bringing homework home daily.