Hello Bulldogs!  Melinda Klaus is a paraprofessional in our pre-k program. She works in the butterfly room! This will be her 8th year. Before becoming a butterfly she taught kindergarten and fourth grade in Ludlow and then spent time at home with her kids. Mrs. Klaus lives in Mahomet and has three kids. Jessica(Tyler) live in Springfield with their daughter Ava. Jarod(Bryanna) live in Mahomet with their two kids Hank and Beau. Jaden is a senior at Illinois State University. Mrs. Klaus was a Redbird as well!  Mrs. Klaus loves reading, the Cubs, her cat Cozzie and of course Christmas time! Mrs. Klaus is excited to meet her new butterflies and catch up with the returning ones!