Ms. Lesley Sadovsky Knife



Degrees and Certifications:

A.A. in Elementary Education B.S. in English Language Arts and Reading

Ms. Lesley Sadovsky Knife

*I graduated from Madison High School in '99 - Go Mavs! Then continued my education, earning my Associates of Arts in Elementary Education from San Antonio College and then my Bachelors of Arts in English and my Teaching Certification from UTSA.

*  My teaching roots began at Pat Neff Middle School, then continued growing at Marshall High School on the North Side of San Antonio. I've been in NEISD since 2014 and 2019-2020 marks my 16th year of teaching!

* In 2010, I won the Krispy Kreme Teacher of the Year Award for the South Texas Region and i
n 2019, I was Churchill's Teacher of the Year Trinity Prize Nominee and Campus Teacher of the Year. 

* I strive to make each day full of learning, fun, and growth for my students and have fostered life-long relationships with many of them. I spend a lot of time going to graduations, weddings, concerts, and other venues that my students partake in, loving every second of my being part of a very extended family!


  • Three ways to contact me!

    Text or call me @ (210) 901-8578‬

    Email me @

    Message me in via the Remind app*


    To join my Remind as a parent

          Parents of Practical Writing students text @ad4e4h to the number 81010

         Parents of English 3 students text @h4kaf7 to the number 81010


    To join my Remind as a student

    Junior English students text  @8gkcb8   to @81010

    Practical Writing students text   @hce4e3g   to @81010

  • 1st -  Level Lead Instructional Period   8:55 - 9:47 

    2nd - Practical Writing  9:52 - 10:45

    3rd - Practical Writing and English One 10:50 - 11:40

    4th - TEACHER CONFERENCE  11:45 - 12:35

    5th - Lunch  12:40 - 1:30

    6th - English 3 Co-teach  1:35 - 2:25

    7th - English 3 Co-teach  2:30 - 3:15

    8th - English 3 Co-teach - 3:20 -4:15


    Afternoon co-teacher is Ms. Chulo!