Welcome to Mrs. Powers' Web Page

Hello!  My name is Lisa Powers and I am a teacher at Apollo-Ridge Elementary School.  I am a special education teacher and I support students in kindergarten through fifth grades.  I have been teaching for a total of 30 years. The last 14 being at Apollo Ridge Elementary. My first 13 years with A-R have been teaching Learning Support to students grades 3rd through 5th. This is my first year teaching Life Skills at A-R and I am grateful and excited to grown and learn with the children.
 
Schooling/training/Certification:
High School Graduate of Elderton High School
College Graduate of Penn State University
Certifications held:  Special Education
 
Please do not hesitate to contact me with any questions or concerns. 
My phone number is (724) 478-6000 Ex 5115. The best time for me to return phone calls is before school 8:00 am - 8:30 am or during my planning period which is 8:30 am-9:10 am. 
In addition, I check my email  [email protected]   throughout the day and am usually able to respond more promptly.
 
DURING THIS RESTRICTED STATE DUE TO THE VIRUS, PLEASE USE EMAIL.
 
 
 
 
Here are some short (less than 5 minutes) youtube video clips featuring science and social studies content
Communities:
  Types of Communities
  What Makes A Good Community
  Community Helpers
 
Living and Non-Living Things:
  Difference Between Living and Non-Living
  Living and Non-Living
  Living and Non-Living for Kids