Degrees and Certifications:
Mrs. Gabrielle Sweetland-Garza
Hi! My name is Gabrielle Sweetland-Garza. I go by Mrs. Sweetland as I told my husband that I love my maiden name and could not part with it.😊 I am so excited to be a part of the Howard Norman Elementary family for the third year! More importantly, I am THRILLED to be your child’s teacher! It’s going to be an amazing year full of lots of learning and new adventures.
This is my 9th year teaching in Hutto. I have taught Pre-k through 4th grade. This will be my third year in Second grade. I am ESL certified and trained to teach Gifted and Talented students, I have my Masters in Curriculum and Instruction with an emphasis on Literacy from the University of Texas, I am also the S.T.E.A.M. Club Coordinator and a UIL Coach at HNES.
I am married and have two children. My daughter, Harper who will be four in September and son, Hudson who will turn 1 in February. I love spending my free time with my family. We love movie nights that include picnic dinners, popcorn and candy. Harper and I love to bake, read, and do arts and crafts together. Hudson and I love to cuddle and play. We love trying new places to eat, being outside and spending time with our extended family.