• WCHE 5th Grade Team 2019-2020 

     this is a photo of the 5th grade team  

     Pictured front row l – r:  Hannah Embry, Meredith Thompson, and Noelle McDaniel

    second row l - r:  Marcia Rausch, Lindsy Trapani, Jackie Mohr, and Jennifer Delmark


    Jennifer Delmark – Ms. Delmark lives in the West Cypress Hills neighborhood.  She loves the excitement of being a WCHE 5th grade teacher.  She has been at WCHE for 6 years, and this is her 5th year in 5th grade.  Ms. Delmark has two sons:  Robert is in 11th grade and loves cross country, and Joe is in 7th grade at LTMS and loves football and baseball.


     Hannah Embry - Originally from Dallas, Mrs. Embry attended Texas A&M University where she earned her undergraduate and Masters degrees. This will be her first year teaching.  Last year, she and her husband left College Station, got married, and Mrs. Embry began subbing in Lake Travis.  She loves hiking, camping, and even got married at the Grand Canyon!


     Noelle McDaniel - Born and raised in Des Moines, Iowa, Mrs. McDaniel is a Texas State University Graduate and has six years of teaching experience. She has two daughters ages nine and six, and loves spending time with her family. Education has always been a passion of hers, and she continues to learn about new teaching methods.


    Jackie Mohr – Originally from Dallas, Mrs. Mohr attended Texas A & M University.  She’s been teaching eight years—all eight in 5th Grade.  Mrs. Mohr enjoys spending time with family, friends, and being outdoors.  She especially enjoys learning new things to implement in her classroom.


    Meredith Thompson – Mrs. Thompson is a Texas State University graduate.  This is her third year to teach, and it’s her second year to teach at West Cypress Hills Elementary.  Mrs. Thompson loves spending time with her family, being active, and loves traveling.


    Lindsy Trapani – Born and raised near Detroit, Michigan, Mrs. Trapani is a graduate of the University of Michigan. She began her teaching career teaching near Atlanta, Georgia, where she taught for eight years. She and her husband moved to Austin four years ago, and she has been teaching 5th grade at WCHE since 2015.  Mrs. Trapani loves to read, travel, and spend time with her family. 


     Marcia Rausch -Born and raised in St. Louis, Missouri, Mrs. Rausch attended the University of Missouri-Columbia where she earned her undergraduate degree.  She went on to receive her Masters degree from the University of Missouri-St. Louis.  Mrs. Rausch has seven years of teaching experience, but this is her first year at West Cypress Hills Elementary.  She enjoys traveling, hiking and eating at great restaurants with her husband and four children.