Andrea Butterfield

About Me


      Ms. Butterfield began her dance training with classical ballet and has rigorously studied modern dance, jazz dance, cultural dance, ballroom dance, and theatrical dance, as well.  Ms. Butterfield pursued her dance education at the University of Utah, where she received a Bachelors of Fine Arts degree in Modern Dance Performance, with an emphasis in education. While at the University of Utah, Ms. Butterfield pursued a minor in health education, which she finished in 1999.   Ms. Butterfield later accomplished her Master’s Degree in Education, Culture, and Society (ECS) from the University of Utah ---- a graduate degree with an emphasis in educational equity.

     Coming from a family of educators, Ms. Butterfield has always loved teaching and working with youth.  She is a seasoned teacher in the art of dance and has taught students of all ages.  She has had experience in teaching a myriad of dance forms.  This experience has overlapped many venues, including public high schools, public middle/intermediate schools, public elementary schools, community school, private studios, tutoring, fitness centers, and university settings and has spanned over 30 years.  Ms. Butterfield has taught middle school health since 2004.  She feels grateful to share her passion and fascination about the human condition, as well as employ her skills and expertise in educational equity and culturally relevant teaching.

Ms. Butterfield enjoys spending time with her spouse and her kitties, and regularly participates in various fitness classes.

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Health English / English

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