Mrs. Schmidt is in charge of the Afternoon Academy at Northwest Arkansas Classical Academy. This is Mrs. Schmidt's 2nd year with Responsive Education, and her 8th year teaching. Previously, she taught at Victory Christian School in Tulsa, Broken Arrow Public Schools and Catoosa Public Schools. She spent time subbing for Pea Ridge Schools before coming to our school. She earned her Bachelor of Science in Education from Oral Roberts University. Mrs. Schmidt is certified in the areas of Early Childhood Education, Middle Childhood Language Arts/Social Studies, and Middle Childhood Science/Math. Mrs. Schmidt and her late husband have one son who lives in Pea Ridge. Together they have one daughter. Outside of school she likes to read, travel, and watch Hallmark Movies.