Getting to Know Mrs. Kruger and Ja’Vale

Mrs. Kyra Kruger


Western Carolina University
Bachelor of Science 

Capella University
Masters of Science


Pupil Personnel Services License | Endorsement in School Counseling PK-12


School Counselor | Over 10 years of experience

Therapy Dog

About Ja’Vale

Name: Duke Moses JaVale
Breed: Bordoodle (50% Border Collie and 50% Standard Poodle)
Birthday: August 31, 2020
From: LaHarpe, Illinois


Treat: Himalayan Yak Cheese
Toy:  His teddy bear
Place to Nap:  In the Vianney Hall Offices, With his humans, with our Standard Poodle, Kovi, or with our cat Prince.  He is a professional-level napper.
Activity: Swimming in the pool

Fun Facts

JaVale can open doors and read emotions.  He can climb a ladder to get out of the deep end of the pool.  Needs: Lots of hair cuts… JaVale is always hot unless his hair is super short

Licensure/ Registration: 

AKC Canine Good Citizen