Honors Math, Fourth- and Fifth-Grade Science | Christie Long is a fourth- and fifth-grade science and honors math specialist. This is her second year at Valley Catholic. She has previously worked in the Hillsboro School District for five years. She lives with her family in Hillsboro. Christie enjoys yoga and light jogging and occasional cycling with her husband. She noted: “I am happy to become a part of such a talented and helpful staff. I look forward to working with both the elementary and middle school educators to better our students’ educational and personal growth.” She added, “My goal is to enhance your children’s learning experiences with rich problem solving and creative solutions to real world problems.