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Mrs. Powell

Mrs. Powell was born and raised in St. Bernard parish, having graduated from Chalmette High School in 2016. She currently lives in Arabi with her husband, Alex, and her Siberian husky, Everest. Mrs. Powell graduated from the University of New Orleans with a Bachelor's in Interdisciplinary Studies. Mrs. Powell comes from a family of educators. Her mom, Mrs. LaGreco and sister, Mrs. Dufrene are both teachers at Gauthier as well! 

For the 2024-2025 school year, Mrs. Powell will be teaching 4th grade here at Gauthier Elementary School. She is very excited to meet and grow with all of her new students throughout the upcoming school year.

In her free time, Mrs. Powell enjoys hanging out with her family, playing with her dog, and visiting Disney World whenever she can! She also enjoys supporting our local community college baseball team, the Nunez Pelicans!


"Have courage and be kind. Where there is kindness, there is goodness, and where there is goodness, there is magic." -Cinderella


Please contact Mrs. Powell at if you need anything or have any questions.