Phone: (504) 218-5058


Degrees and Certifications:

Bachelors of Science Alternative Certification in Early Childhood Education

Mrs. Patricia Gould


Patricia Gould is currently a Preschool Teacher at Arabi Elementary School. She was born in St. Clair, Illinois and has resided in St. Bernard Parish since 1969. She attended Trist Middle School and graduated from P.G.T. Beauregard in 1975. She pursued her Bachelors of Science Degree at Our Lady of Holy Cross College in New Orleans. She received her Certification through the Alternative Path Program at Southern University of New Orleans. She has worked as a Paraprofessional for St. Bernard Parish since 1992. She began teaching in 2014. She has worked at Gauthier Elementary, St. Bernard Unified, Andrew Jackson Elementary, Arabi Elementary and Meraux Elementary.  She is so excited to be back at Arabi Elementary once again, "Once an Arabi Alligator, always an Arabi Alligator." She has been happily married to Charles Gould for 43 years. She has two sons, Luke and Dustin as well as two beautiful grand daughters, Cassidy and Emma, and a grandson, Kason which completes their beautiful family! She loves reading, walking, and spending time with family! She enjoys coffee, unsweet tea and anything white chocolate!