Fort Madison
Richardson Elementary

Meet Ian Blanchard – Richardson Elementary

Ian Blanchard is a second grade teacher at Richardson Elementary. Originally, he is from Wever, Iowa. He attended Western Illinois University, where he got his degree in elementary education. Previously, Mr. Blanchard worked in Burlington teaching first, fourth, and fifth grade. In Mr. Blanchard’s free time he enjoys hiking, swimming, and supporting the Iowa Hawkeyes and Chicago Cubs. His favorite book is “The Little Engine that Could.” Also, Mr. Blanchard’s favorite movies are Marvel movies. His favorite food is steak. Additionally, he enjoys going to the beach for vacation. In Mr. Blanchard’s class, he is currently preparing his students for

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Meet Ian Blanchard – Richardson Elementary

Ian Blanchard is a second grade teacher at Richardson Elementary. Originally, he is from Wever, Iowa. He attended Western Illinois University, where he got his degree in elementary education. Previously, Mr. Blanchard worked in Burlington teaching first, fourth, and fifth grade. In Mr. Blanchard’s free

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From The Newsroom

Richardson Elementary School Principal

ADRIAN MCKAY | adrian.mckay@fmcsd.org

Mr. McKay is from Belize City, Belize. He lived there until he was 8. He then moved to Barbados and lived there until age 11. The summer before 6th grade, when Mr. McKay was turning 12, he moved to the U.S. Today Mr. McKay and his family live in Fort Madison. He is married with one child and 2 tiny pups.

Mr. McKay graduated from Western Illinois University with a bachelor’s degree in special education K-12. He later obtained his masters in educational policy and leadership from the University of Iowa. Mr. McKay started teaching in 2008 and has started his first year in administration as the principal of Richardson Elementary. McKay enjoys learning and loves to see a “love of learning” from the kids. He is very excited to continue to contribute to the overall success of FMCSD and all those FMCSD serves.

Favorites:

Hobby: Exercising, Music, & Reading

Snack: Smartfood White Cheddar Popcorn

Animal: Enjoys them all!

Color: Neutral Colors

Fun Fact: Mr. Mckay loves NPR!

Adrian McKay
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319 372 2765

3301 Avenue L, Fort Madison, IA 52627