4th Grade Teachers

VanNessa Duckett | 4th Grade

Math VanNessa Duckett joined the Maury community in 1999. Since then, she has been an elementary classroom teacher with experience ranging from early childhood to Grade 5. She took a brief leave of three years to go to Tyler Elementary to mentor new DCPS teachers and to manage a Proving What’s Possible grant. Ms. Duckett ... Read More

Alan Malamud | 4th Grade

Writing / Science / Social Studies Alan Malamud started teaching at Maury in 2019. Before joining the Maury family, he taught at Ingenuity Prep Public Charter School in D.C. for two years. Mr. Malamud is originally from Tokyo, Japan and came to the United States in 2013 for his higher education. Mr. Malamud obtained his ... Read More

Abby Sparrow

Abby Sparrow | 4th Grade

Reading Abby Sparrow joined the Maury community, as a fourth-grade teacher, in 2014. Before that, she taught Grade 7 and 8 English Language Arts for six years at a DCPS middle school. Ms. Sparrow is from Milwaukee, Wisconsin. She received her bachelor’s degree in English and psychology at the University of Wisconsin-Madison and earned her ... Read More