Mrs. Peterson has been the music teacher at Cowles Montessori for nine years. She is from the Des Moines area and graduated from Urbandale High School. She earned her music education degree from the University of Northern Iowa. She and her husband live in Beaverdale with their two cats and one dog. She enjoys spending time with her family, traveling, reading, and making music!
“I am excited to chaperone this year because I have always wanted to know more about the Japanese culture. I am looking forward to being immersed in the culture by staying with host families! This will be a great opportunity to share with DMPS students!”