Makaila Schellhaas, B.S.
Grades 5-8 Math Teacher 


 Makaila Schellhaas graduated from Sam Houston State University with a B.S. in Interdisciplinary Studies 4-8 with a focus in math. She holds a Texas Certification in Math 4-8 and is studying to earn her ESL and History 4-8 certifications. Makaila has taught 5th grade at Reed Elementary and 6th grade at Hamilton Middle School for five years in Cypress-Fairbanks ISD. While at Hamilton she was lead teacher for three years and trained and mentored new teachers in 6th grade math. She also held positions on the Positive Behavioral Interventions & Supports (PBIS) Committee and the Technology Committee. Makaila loves to attend professional development classes and to try new things in the classroom and has taught other teachers how to implement flexible seating and small groups in the classroom. Makaila is beyond excited to join CTL part-time this upcoming year so she can continue her passion as a math teacher while also spending a few extra hours a day with her two daughters Belle (7) and Adora (newborn).