Mercy Grinold

Mercy is a native Cape Codder and spends her summers in North Truro and Falmouth, MA where she teaches at the Woods Hole Children’s School of Science. She graduated from the University of Arizona and lived in Tucson and Catalina for 23 years , teaching grades 4-8 and running a horse and wagon business while raising her 3 children and Australian Cattle Dog puppies. In 2003, she moved with her husband Peter and younger children, Sam and Grace to Rutland, Vermont to be closer to her family in New England. She has taught 2nd, 3rd, and 4th grades at the Bridgewater Village School and currently  3rd grade at The Prosper Valley School. Mercy loves to be outside hiking, walking the beach, bicycling, swimming in the lakes, rivers, and ocean ,gardening, and spending time with family and friends. She loves the beauty and traditions of Vermont and feels fortunate to be able to learn and teach in such a great community.

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