Phone: 704-736-0262


Degrees and Certifications:

Bachelor of Arts- Elementary and Special Education Masters of Science- Reading Education Certifications- Elementary education K-6 Special Education- K-12 Reading Education- K-12 English Language Arts- middle grades Social Studies- middle grades

Mrs. Dawn Risse


Click here for Mrs. Risse's Advanced ELA webpage.  



Welcome!  My name is Dawn Risse and I teach Language Arts.  I  am so excited to begin another year at North Lincoln Middle School! I am originally from Long Island,  New York.  In 2003, I moved to Denver where I currently live with my three boys and husband, John.  I have a Bachelor of Arts degree in Special Education and Elementary Education as well as a Master of Science degree in Reading Education.  I am certified in Middle Grades English Language Arts and Social Studies.