Ms. Bartos has been teaching music and theater for Denver Public Schools for 14 years both at Barney Ford Elementary and Teller. This will be her fifth year at Teller. She holds a Bachelor's degree in Music Management and a Masters of Education, both from the University of Colorado at Denver. In 2013 she was named the Colorado Thespian's Society "Elementary Theater Educator of the Year".
In the summer, Ms. Bartos enjoys directing adapted musicals for Rocky Mountain Theater for kids. In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with her 9 year old daughter MaKenna and her husband, as well as taking time for karate, running, and reading. She believes, "Every child is a a diamond in the rough, and with a little polish of optimism, self confidence, and belief, every child will shine bright!!!"