Eduards Ritums


What do you enjoy doing in your free time and on weekends?

Visiting shelter cats, watching movies and old TV shows.

What is your favorite childhood book and why?

Around the World in Eighty Days, a fantastic adventure filled with awe and wonder.

What is your secret talent?

I spent summer evenings and weekends playing beach volleyball when I lived near Lake Michigan.

Who was your favorite teacher in elementary school and why? 

Miss Starlund in fourth grade appreciated each of us for who we were.

Why are you proud to teach at Fairview?

I have the smartest and most dedicated colleagues ever and it is an honor to serve them.

Fun fact:

When I started kindergarten, I didn’t know any English.