Ms. Danielle Ponto M.Ed

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Ms. Danielle Ponto M.Ed

Hello and welcome!

Thank you for stopping by my page! I have been teaching in the OJR district for 16 years. I am very excited about my new "chapter" as the French Creek Library Media Specialist. I'm looking forward to a wonderful and rewarding year with your child!
 
A few things about me:
*I lived in the district for 18 years and I have two children: Tim, a graduate of St. Joseph's University, and Victoria, a senior at Neumann University.
 *I love animals. I have a turtle named Shelley, who is also our class pet, a black lab named Claude, 2 cats, a swan, and two geese.
*My favorite place, outside of school, is anywhere outside, especially the beach. I love to read, garden, bike ride, and just enjoy nature!
 * I love sports! Go, Eagles! Go, Phillies! Go, Flyers! Go, Sixers!

Education:
*BS Elementary Education/Minor Natural Science; Neumann University.
*Masters in Mathematics; Walden University.                                                                                    
*Working on Masters in Social/Emotional Learning.

Certification:
*PA Instructional II Certificate
*PA Library Media Specialist


Experience:
*1990-1996: 3rd grade teacher; Philadelphia, PA
*2004-2005: 6th grade teacher; Owen J. Roberts Middle School
*2005-2019: 4th/5th grade teacher; East Coventry Elementary
*2019: French Creek Library Media Specialist

Communication is key to the home/school partnership in educating your child. Please feel free to contact me when the need arises. The quickest way to get in touch with me is via e-mail at dponto@ojrsd.net. I check my e-mail often and will get back to you as soon as possible. Thank you for all you do. I look forward to working with you and your child.
**Also, follow me on Twitter @libraryFC.