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It’s a difficult time and it is hard to do everything.  I completely understand and am here to help.

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You can contact me by email at [email protected]

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*In the event we would have to go virtual, please click the "Distance Learning" page for the most recent information*


Hello!  I am John S. Mazurek Jr. and I am the 3rd grade science/social studies teacher at Apollo-Ridge Elementary School.  The 2022-2023 school year marks my 22th year with the school district. I am excited to learn and grow with your child this year.  Please do not hesitate to contact me with any questions or concerns.
High School Graduate of Kiski Area School District
College Graduate of Edinboro University of Pennsylvania and Gannon University
Certifications held: Bachlor's degree in Elementary Education
                               Master's Degree in Curriculum, Instruction, and Assessment
* For weekly information on upcoming units of study, events, spelling words, and reminders please refer to the 3rd grade Weekly Newsletter.
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All About Birds

This video will introduce show the students to birds and their characteristics.

Differences between plants and animals

This is a short video that describes how plants and animals are different.

Living and Non-Living Things

In this video students learn the difference between living and non-living things.