Mr. Hellquist is originally from Minnesota but has been in Florida since 1988. He originally worked for the government for 25 years, took early retirement, and then went into teaching. He holds a B.S. degree from the University of Minnesota and has 28 credits toward his master’s degree at Nova Southeastern. In the 15 years he has been teaching, he has taught students from 2nd grade all the way through high school. Mr. Hellquist has been with Atlantis Academy for eight years and is currently our high school science teacher.