Mrs. Martin joined Westlake Academy in January of 2014. Mrs. Martin teaches Grade 5 and coaches JH volleyball. She has been married for 19 years and has two daughters, the youngest is in Grade 1 here at Westlake Academy! Mrs. Martin strives to bring international experiences and perspectives into the classroom and promotes ownership of learning with high expectations for each child. She strives to foster a classroom environment where students build confidence and feel safe to make mistakes. Mrs. Martin’s goal is to inspire lifelong learners who have a thirst for knowledge and a desire to take action.