Degrees and Certifications:
Katherine Ivchenko is currently teaching Fine Arts at Berkeley Street Elementary. She
received a BA in fine Arts Education from Montclair State University and was recognized as
the Outstanding Teacher of the year in the 2003-2004 school year. She is a strong
advocate for arts integration in all aspects of education. Mrs. Ivchenko teaches her
students to constantly be creative thinkers and creators in all aspects of their learning. She
has been a fine arts educator for 14 years.
In addition to teaching, Mrs. Ivchenko is a professional artist, with shows in galleries, and
has had museum installations. Some of her displays include work at Trenton Art Works,
Johnson and Johnson World Headquarters and the Historic Speedwell Village Museum.