Introducing a third grade teacher who just loves to see her grow and bloom in first grade, Mrs. Michelle Ritz! Mrs. Ritz obtained her bachelor’s degree at the University of Northern Arizona and her master’s degree in curriculum and instruction at Chapman University. She is in her 21st year of teaching and her 18th year here at Beechwood School. Mrs. Ritz has three children who are Beechwood Bobcats as well. In her free time, she loves to read and spend time with her children at the beach.