Mrs. Shumate is excited to share this amazing educational year with you! This is her 12th year of teaching and her sixth year in 4th grade. Mrs. Shumate lives in Fort Wright, KY with her husband Kyle, and their two dogs Kimbo and Dexter and the newest addition to their family, Jordan, their son, who was born June 16, 2017! Mrs. Shumate loves to travel. She has been all over the world. She loves to explore new places and enjoys having her toes in the sand! Quite often, when Mrs. Shumate isn't preforming science experiements in the classroom, you can usually find her performing on a stage. She loves to sing, dance and act and has been performing with area theatres for about 20 years! She works for several area theatres both professionally and on the community level. And, of course, Mrs. Shumate loves watching Cincinnati sports. She loves to cheer on the Reds, the Bengals, and her favorite team, the University of Cincinnati Bearcats!