Melissa Melaas, Principal

Hello!  My name is Melissa Melaas and I am starting my 10th year at Anamoose-Drake Elementary school.  I spent 7 years as the Title 1 Teacher and I am in my thrid year as an administrator.  I received my bachelor’s degree at University of Jamestown and my master’s degree in Educational Leadership from North Dakota State University!  GO BISON!!!

My husband is Daniel Melaas and we have three children.  Cade is a Freshman this year and enjoys hunting, fishing, and sports.  McKenna is in 6th grade and she enjoys anything outdoors and everything that has to do with animals!  Jaya is in 1st grade this year and loves swimming and everything animals!  We have two dogs and a few cats at our house.  Duke is a 6 year old Red Fox Lab and Boscoe is a 6 year old Pinny-Poo.  Dan and I both graduated from NDSU and are huge Bison Fans!