Phone: 972-429-3420 ext. 6147


Degrees and Certifications:

Mrs. Michelle Gonderinger

Kindergarten Teacher
Birmingham Elementary School 
Teaching Experience:
First Grade: Gilmer Elementary- Gilmer ISD 1997-1999
First Grade: Burnett Elementary- Terrell ISD 1999-2003
Kindergarten, First Grade and Second Grade: Birmingham Elementary- Wylie ISD 2003-present
Bachelor of Science in Interdisciplinary Studies- Texas A&M University-Commerce 1997
Specialization: Early Childhood Education (certification in grades PK-6)
English as a Second Language Certification (ESL) 2009
WISD- Gifted and Talented
WISD- Teacher Leader Academy 
All about Mrs. Gonderinger: 
The 2021-2022 school year will be my 25th year in public school elementary education & I am excited to start my 19th year at Birmingham Elementary! I have taught second, first, and kindergarten grades here at Birmingham.  
 ♥️ I'm Proud to Be a Birmingham Bear!!!! ♥️ 
I was born and raised in East Texas (Longview) & graduated from Texas A&M University-Commerce. Go Lions! 😀 My husband Matthew and I have been married 20 years and live in Wylie. We have two daughters-Macy is an 8th grader at McMillan JH & Megan is a 3rd grader at Birmingham. We also have a two fur babies at home-Caddie is a Shih Tzu and Buddy is a Terrier Mix.  
Birmingham is my second home! I love being a part of such an awesome school family. You will never find a more dedicated group of teachers than the staff at The 'Ham.  I love what I do and can't imagine doing anything else. 😍
Mrs. G's favorite things:
*watching both of my girls at dance, volleyball and soccer
*Nebraska Cornhuskers & college football
*movie fanatic...I LOVE MOVIES!
*reading...I LOVE BOOKS!!!!!
*learning about history
*sci/fi- Dr Who, Star Wars, Star Trek
*Marvel/DC superheroes
*collecting magnets, pencils, pens, Christmas ornaments
Favorite food: Mexican 
Favorite restaurants: Chiloso, Rosa's, Gloria's, Sonic, Chili's, Chikfila
Favorite snack: popcorn, chocolate, beef jerky, Mike and Ike candies, Sour Patch Kids, Hershey's chocolate, Mounds, Twix
Favorite drinks: Starbucks caramel frap, sweet tea, Dr Pepper, Sonic cherry lemonade, Shoemaker's watermelon granita
Favorite stores: Target, Dollar Tree, Half Price Books, Bath & Body Works