This is Karen Zvarych's fifth year as a class teacher at CWS. Her students know she is ready for any adventure whether caving, white water rafting, or making an explosive chemistry demonstration on the basketball court. Karen also works with the third grade for reading lessons. She is a graduate of the University of Virginia and has her Masters in creative writing from Hollins University. Outside of the school day, Karen enjoys running, cycling, and swimming. She cherishes the warmth of the CWS community and the wonderful children she gets to work with each day.