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Kris Rolstadt


Kris Rolstad

First Grade Teaching Assistant

Kris Rolstad is the first grade teaching assistant. Mr. Rolstad earned his B.A. at Western Washington University where he majored in anthropology and minored in psychology. After graduating, he worked with elementary and middle school students in Richmond public schools for two years. He has also spent the last two years coaching soccer throughout the East Bay. Mr. Rolstad is passionate about social change, food, travel, writing, art, and music. He also loves playing, watching, and coaching basketball and soccer in his personal time. He joined the Black Pine Circle School faculty in 2017.

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A Favorite Book

The Power of One by Bryce Courtney

Quick Fact

Loves to play & watch sports & music

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