Phone: 770-382-1733


Degrees and Certifications:

Bachelor of Science Degree, Brenau University

Mrs. Melissa Rothschild

Welcome to First Grade!! My name is Melissa Rothschild and I am excited to be your child's 1st grade teacher. I was born and raised in Cartersville and went to Cartersville city Schools 1st -12th grade. GO CANES!! I graduated from Brenau University with a Bachelor of Science Degree K-12. I have been teaching for 21 years. Prior to teaching, I was a para-pro at CPS. I absolutely love teaching in a community I grew up in! This is my 21st year teaching first grade at CPS.  My husband and I have been married for 22 years and have 3 wonderful children(Drew, Charlie, and Francie). Drew will be attending Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College(ABAC) in the fall on a Baseball Scholarship.Charlie and Francie are at Cartersville High School(12th,11th). I have two dogs, Harley and Roscoe. In my free time, I enjoy decorating, spending time with family/friends, vacationing, reading and watching my kids play sports. I look forward to working with your child and helping them accomplish goals that are on a personal and academic level. Lets have a wonderful year!!


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                    ext:6084 at CPS-(770)382-1733. Thank you