Mrs. Kelly Pedersen

Mrs. Kelly Pedersen

Head of School


Mrs. Pedersen taught Elementary School for 16 years and holds Bachelor’s Degrees in Elementary Education and Special Education.  She has an Endorsement in English as a Second Language and has taught many grade levels, including Inclusion and Special Education Programs.

We started Legacy School to ensure parents in the Omaha area that they have a choice in their child’s education. We provide small class sizes, differentiated instruction and 11 acres of land for the students to receive hands-on learning.

What is your education background?

  • Bachelor Degree in Elementary Education
  • Bachelor Degree in Special Education
  • Endorsement in English as a second language

What is your work experience that relates to children?

I have been an educator for the past 26 years.

What are your interests and hobbies?

I enjoy spending time with my family at our cabin: swimming, floating, boating, fishing and reading.

“All of our teachers at Legacy School hold Bachelor or Master Degrees in Education,” said Mrs. Pedersen. “Legacy School maintains low student-teacher ratios and places teacher assistants in every classroom to ensure students receive the individual attention they deserve.”


We provide the perfect education for your child every day