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Mrs. Tara Mankin

Mrs. Mankin is in her 7th year of teaching 2nd grade at J.F. Gauthier Elementary. She has been married for 22 years and was born and raised in lower St. Bernard Parish. She has 2 children who both attended St. Bernard Parish schools as well, one currently at Chalmette High and the other a graduate of Chalmette High and now a student of Tulane University. She feels a great connection to Gauthier, as this is where she attended as a child as well as her children.

She graduated from the University of New Orleans with a Bachelor's Degree in Elementary Education.

She looks forward to a great school year and to many more years of teaching at Gauthier Elementary. 

Mrs. Mankin's can be reached daily from 1:30 p.m. - 2:20 p.m.