Phone: 623-935-4690 ext. 501


Degrees and Certifications:

Mrs. Melissa Woodward

Mrs. Woodward has been teaching at Trinity Lutheran since 2007. She has taught fifth grade, second/third combination, second grade, and is currently teaching fourth grade. Mrs. Woodward has also taught first and second grade music. She has been a volleyball, basketball, and running club coach. She is a leader in utilizing technology and new thinking in the classroom, and strives to continue her professional development as an AZ certified educator. 

Mrs. Woodward attended a Lutheran Elementary and High School near Waconia, Minnesota. She attended Concordia University in St Paul, where she graduated with a Bachelor’s Degree in Elementary Education with an emphasis in Language Arts and Theology.
Mrs. Woodward and her husband, Tyler, moved to Arizona where God called her to serve at Trinity Lutheran Church and School. She has two sons, Alexander and Jeremiah. They live in Goodyear with their dog, Samson. In her free time, Mrs. Woodward loves to stay active playing volleyball, walking, or going to the gym. She and her family enjoy cooking together, hiking, going to movies, and being active at Trinity Lutheran Church.