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Subjects Taught
4th Grade


 I attended Satsuma High School.

 I earned my Bachelor's Degree in Elementary Education and my Master's Degree in Educational Media from the University of South Alabama.



I taught 3rd grade at John Will Elementary School at the end of the year and at the beginning of the year in 2002.

At Saraland Elementary School, I have taught 1st grade in 2002-2003 2nd grade in 2003-2004, 4th grade 2004-2018, 5th grade 2018-2019, and back to 4th for the 2019-2020 year.

This is my 17th year teaching.




Hi! My name is Melanie Granade.  I am a fourth grade teacher at Saraland.  I am married to Jody, and we have been married for 20 years.  We have a daughter, Lorren, and she is 16 years old.  She attends Saraland High School.  We also have a son, Preston, and he is 9-1/2.  He attends Saraland Elementary.  I am a resident of Saraland and have been in this area all of my life.  I enjoy reading, shopping, and I also enjoy spending time with my family.