Kniest, Kristina

Welcome to my page!

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My name is Kristina Kniest and I am your child's first grade teacher for the 2016-2017 school year. This is my fourth year at Tom Lea, and my third year teaching first grade. I am a 2010 graduate of the University of Texas at El Paso with a Bachelor of Education, as well as a 2012 graduate with a Master of Education.

My conference hours are Monday, Tuesday, and Thursday from 1:45 - 2:30. Feel free to contact me at (915)774-7725 or email me at

Tutoring days are Tuesdays and Wednesdays, 3:15 - 4:00. Only those who have received tutoring permission slips will be in tutoring.   

You can also get more information at:

Ms. Kniest's Class Page