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Mrs.  Laura  Powell
Navigators, 5th grade Language Arts/Social Studies
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5th Grade, 5th Grade Language Arts and Social Studies


B.S. in Elementary/Special Education/Collaborative Degree in 2005 from Samford University

M.A. in Elementary/Special Education Degree in 2006 from Samford University


2005-2006 Instructional Aide at Simmons Middle School  Hoover, AL

2006-2011 5th Grade Teacher at Deer Valley Elementary School   Hoover, AL

2011-present 5th Grade Language Arts and Social Studies Teacher at Brock's Gap Intermediate School  Hoover, AL



I am married to J.D., who is an Assistant Principal at Hueytown Middle School and a former teacher and coach at Simmons Middle School.  I have a 1st grader at Bluff Park Elementary named Thomas and a three year-old daugher named, Anne Ross.  I am expecting my third baby, John, who is due in December 2017.

I am originally from Springfield, Tennessee, and moved to Birmingham to go to college at Samford University.

I enjoy being outside with my family, watching football and basketball, and traveling.  

Favorite Team:  Tennesee (but I'll cheer for Alabama)
Favorite Color:  All colors
Favorite Candy:  Milk Duds/Peanut M & M's
Favorite Drink:  Diet Dr. Pepper/Mountain Dew
Birthday:  August 7th