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About the Teacher


High School:  Loyd Star Attendance Center

A.A. :  Copiah-Lincoln Community College

B.S. :  University of Southern Mississippi

M.Ed. :William Carey University


This is my 21st year of teaching!!!

I have taught 1st, 2nd, and 3rd Grade


Meet The Teacher

 My name is Michelle Fortado.  This will be my 21st year to teach.  I have been teaching second grade for eleven years at Mamie Martin Elementary.   I am very excited and ready to begin another year at Martin!

 I grew up here in Brookhaven.  I am married to August Fortado. We have an nine year old son named Mason, and he is in third grade at BES , a fifteen year old son, Rylan who is a freshman at Brookhaven High School, and an nineteen year old son, Dalton, who is a sophomore at The University of Southern Mississippi. We also have two dogs and two cats.  We are members of Clear Branch Baptist Church.