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Mrs. Samantha Jacobs

Mrs. Jacobs has been teaching since 1996, mainly language arts and social studies over the years.  She has been teaching in Norwood since 2009, not only as the high school English teacher, but also teaching reading, journalism, drama and civics at times as well.  This year, Mrs. Jacobs teaches the middle school social studies classes, World Geography, World History and US History.

Mrs. Jacobs grew up in Ohio and has lived in Montana and northeastern Colorado before movingto Norwood to be closer to her husband’s side of the family. She earned her BA in history from Ohio Wesleyan University (cum laude) and has since added many classes from many colleges to her education including classes in English, art, and gifted education.  She completed her Master's Degree in Curriculum and Instruction from Adams State University in May 2021. 

Mrs. Jacobs has five children.  When she isn’t busy shuttling her children from sports, art, and theater activities, Mrs. Jacobs enjoys genealogy, writing, reading, and creating art projects like painting, photography, and basket-weaving (not under water).  She is the high school volleyball coach and the middle school track coach.