Mrs. Rudy is a Colorado native and loves being a part of the learning community at Thornton Elementary. She recieved her Special Education degree from Metropolitan State University of Denver. Mrs. Rudy began her teaching career in 2011 and enjoys learning something new everyday. Mrs. Rudy supports students with a variety of special needs with academic skills needed to succeed in the general education classroom. Mrs. Rudy enjoys collaborating with parents and teachers to support students achieve their short and long term goals. Mrs. Rudy loves dogs, reading, and spending time with family and friends.