• Welcome to first grade! I am Mrs. Hovanic and I am looking forward to a wonderful year together! I earned my Bachelor's degree in Elementary Education from Christopher Newport Universtiy and my Master's degree in Gifted Education from the COllege of William and Mary. I have taught for over 30 years with jobs in Hampton, Williamsburg, and for the past 22 years with the Department of Defense DoDEA schools. I am excited to be a part of the Grafton Village team!