Degrees and Certifications:

Karen O'Hara


  • Married to Brian O'Hara, we have a son named Riley and a daughter named Keeley.


  • I have been teaching in the Sonoma Unified School District since 2004. I have taught at El Verano School and I am currently teaching 2nd/3rd grade at Dunbar School.
  • YMCA teacher/counselor at Dunbar School for three years.
  • Pre-School Teacher at ChildTime Daycare in Arizona for one year


  • Sonoma State University CLAD certification and Teaching Credential K-8
  • Sonoma State University BA Liberal Studies
  • University of Connecticut majored in Psychology
  • Sonoma Valley High School


Mrs. O'Hara's Official website

2nd Grade Website

  • Room 8 Rocks!

    We all have a hand in learning!

    3rd Grade Website
    This is Mrs. O'Hara's official website

    Click these links for fun at home activities:
    Garfield Reading Link - Professor Garfield is a fun sight for students of all ages           

       Solar System- National Geographic
    Math Math- This sight has activities and games for second graders in all math areas.  

    Book Reading/Writing- Time for Kids magazine website has current event articles, video clips, games and a homework help area.                        nbsp;      

    Music Music-  San Francisco Symphony website                          

    Social Studies-Time for Kids website with current events
    Science- Fact Monster website

    Solar System-
    Solar System

    2nd Grade Website