Mrs. Kristy Peterson

Phone: 507-872-6175 ext 1181


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Mrs. Kristy Peterson

I grew up in the Minneota area and graduated from Minneota High School.  After high school I attended what was Moorhead State University and graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree in Special Education. In 2006 I obtained my master’s degree from Walden University. 

 I received my first teaching position at Tracy Area High School and taught there for ten years.  I then taught at Marshall High School for one year.  Beginning in 2009 I began working at Minneota Elementary and High School with special education teacher and paraprofessional duties.  During the 2011-2012 school year, I was a special education teacher at the elementary school in Ivanhoe.  I returned to Minneota High School in the fall of 2012 as a high school special education teacher. I am currently teaching students at Lincoln Elementary and Minneota Elementary.