1st Grade Teachers

Henri Cooper

Henri Cooper teaches Grade 1 at Maury, where she has taught for more than 20 years. Of her 30 years of teaching, she says: “I love the times when my students get that ‘I got it’ look in their eyes—the times they have those ‘aha!’ moments, and then put those realizations into practice. It’s a wonderful ... Read More

Asonja Dorsey

Asonja Dorsey teaches Grade 1, and has taught at Maury for over 20 years. “I am floored year after year when I see the transformation of my students. First graders grow so much academically in one year. I adore my little sponges. I have many teachers in my personal life. My mother is truly the best teacher ... Read More

Carly Fox

Carly Fox teaches the Grade 1/Grade 2 combined class. Ms. Fox studied elementary and special education at Syracuse University, and is currently pursuing a master’s degree in Instructional Technology, which focuses on integrating technology into daily learning. Before joining Maury in 2012, she taught Grade 1 for three years at a DC charter school. Contact Ms. ... Read More