About the Teacher

  •   Meet Ms. Kakos
    About Me:
    * My name is Alycia Kakos.
    * I am thrilled to be your child's teacher and see their growth throughout the year.
    * I have a younger sister.
    * I love traveling with my family.
    * My Mom also works for Jackson Local School in Food Service.
    * I went on a Mission Trip to Ecuador in 2014, 2015, 2016, 2018, and 2019.
    * I adopted a cat named Bella.
    * I've lived in Jackson since I was 10 years old.  I went to Amherst Elementary, JMMS, and graduated from JHS in 2006.
    * I graduated from Walsh University with a BS in Education.
           ~ PK-3 Early Childhood Intervention Specialist
           ~ PK-3 Early Childhood Education
           ~ K-12 Reading Endorsement 
           ~ Grade 4-5 Endorsement
     * I graduated with my Masters in Educational Administration at Ashland University in May 2016.  
     Teaching: 13th year

    * Hired August 2, 2011

    * Taught Kindergarten at Amherst from 2011-2013

    * Taught 1st Grade at Amherst from 2013-2015

    * Taught 1st Grade at Lake Cable from 2015-2022

    * Taught Reading Intervention from 2022-Present

    My Favorite Things:

    Food:  Tacos

    Color:  Purple

    Drink:  Flavored Ice Tea or Caramel Cold Brew

    Season:  Fall

    Music:  Country

    Hobby:  Crafting

    Store:  Target

    Dessert:  Chocolate 

    Candy:  Reese's Peanut Butter Cups

    Restaurant:  Chili's & Chic Fil A