Degrees and Certifications:

Mrs. Erika Niles

Erika’s passion is to ensure each and every student has the opportunity to learn at high levels. Erika seeks learning experiences and thrives on professional discussions that help her better serve students. She feels that continued growth is one thing all educators must do in order to create success for kids. Her role as IC will allow her the opportunity to work alongside staff, students, and families in a variety of ways to help facilitate and maximize personal and professional learning and growth.  

Erika has prepared to serve Captain with 19 years of teaching experience.  She earned her Bachelor of Arts in Elementary Education from Maryville University and her Master of Arts in Education from Lindenwood University.  During her teaching tenure, she has served as an elementary and middle school classroom teacher, Gifted Specialist, Literacy Coach, and, most recently, Math Specialist. Erika is looking forward to contributing to the continued success of the students and staff at Captain.