Phone: 504-304-5747


Degrees and Certifications:

Ms. Shana Powers



Welcome to Ms. Powers’ 1st grade class at Lacoste Elementary.  She is looking forward to a fun filled and exciting year. This is her sixth year as a Lacoste Elementary teacher.  She is a proud Lacoste K-Kids moderator. Ms. Powers earned her Bachelors of Science in Early Childhood Education and Elementary Education from Our Lady of Holy Cross College.

Ms. Powers believes the key to creating successful students is communication and building a succesful relationship with each students guardian. She strives to educate each students mind and heart through engaging curriculum and teaching social skills that will help each student thrive in their school, community and home environment. Her goal is to make sure her students feel confident and prepared for second grade.  She believes knowledge is power.


“Teaching is the profession which creates all others.”