First Grade

Ms. Melisi

Hi there!  My name is Ms. Melisi and I am one of the first grade teachers at Peaslee School.  I have been teaching here for over twenty one years!. I have three sons who have all attended Peaslee.  In my free time I enjoy reading, going to the beach, and spending time with my sons.

My Favorite Things:

  • Place to shop:  The Paper Store, Target
  • Place to Eat: Sushi ANYWHERE, TGI Fridays, Thai and I (Shrewsbury)
  • Color: Purple AND Turquoise
  • Favorite Candy: Butterfinger and Peach Rings
  • Hobby: Reading
  • Sport: Football
  • Animal: Giraffe

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Mrs. Herdman

Hello! My name is Mrs.Herdman and I teach first grade. I’m excited to start the new school year! We are going to have a fun year at Peaslee. I live in Northborough and all three of my children went to Peaslee School. 
When I am not at school, I enjoy spending time with my family. I enjoy cooking, reading and taking walks. I love spending time on the beach in the summer and all things about the fall. I love to travel and learn about new places. 

Mrs. Slattery

Hi! My name is Tara Slattery and I have been teaching for 15 years- 13 of those years have been in first grade! I live in Hopedale with my husband, John, and our two daughters, Addison (6) and Cailin (4). We also have a Goldendoodle named George! When I am not at school, I enjoy spending time with my family and traveling to new places.