Mrs. Tara Hatch
Mrs. Hatch was born and raised in Gainesville, Florida- home of the Mighty Florida Gators! She holds a Master’s degree from the University of North Florida in Educational Leadership and a Bachelor’s degree from the University of Florida. She is highly regarded for her long-term success in working within urban educational settings and her work with at risk students. She is well- recognized by the Jacksonville Jaguars Foundation for her distinguished curriculum contributions and community outreach for their STRAIGHT- TALK program.
Mrs. Hatch joined LCS in 2009 as a 9th grade Inclusion teacher and later, Potential Specialist, at South Lake High School. In 2013, she transitioned to the district office as a Staffing Specialist. Over time, Mrs. Hatch became a dynamic Program Specialist where she supervised the school district’s Occupational and Physical Therapists, trained Support Facilitation teachers, served as a district department chair and led various programs including; Inclusion and Health and Physical Impairments. In October 2016, Mrs. Hatch joined the Wolf Pack! Go Wolves.
Mrs. Hatch looks forward to a phenomenal year with the students, parents and staff of Windy Hill!
Phone: (352) 394-2123