Phone: 972.429.3460 ext.6191


Degrees and Certifications:

Mrs. Kari Hopfauf

I am so excited to have your child in my class this year! This will be my seventh year teaching at Groves and my 24th year teaching third grade. I graduated from Abilene Christian University with a bachelor's degree in elementary education. I have been married to my wonderful husband for 23 years and we have two beautiful children: Nick who is 15, and Kate who is 10. If you ever have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact me. We are going to have an AWESOME school year!!


Bachelor of Science degree in Interdisciplinary studies from Abilene Christian University

ESL Certified

Gifted and Talented Certified 


Be different. Be bold. Don’t do things the same way.  Instead of taking the stairs like everyone else, slide! Go for it and live with no fear”

-Ron Clark