Degrees and Certifications:
B.S. in Elementary and Special Education, University of Delaware Masters Ed. Curriculum and Instruction, Moravian College Highly Qualified Middle Level Math and Language Arts Teacher Special Education Team Leader
Mrs. Dana Russo
Mrs. Russo is a Special Education Teacher and Case Manager at the Middle School. She teaches primarily in grade 7 and serves as the Special Education Department Team Leader.
Education: Bachelor’s of Science in Education, University of Delaware
Master’s In Education, Moravian College
Residence: Mrs. Russo is a New Jersey native who has been living in PA since 2003.
Family: Mrs. Russo and her husband Joe have been married for 12 years and have 4 awesome kiddos and two adorable pups!
Work: Mrs. Russo taught in Edison and Phillipsburg School Districts in NJ before coming to SV in 2003. She has always been a special education teacher in secondary grades.
Mrs Russo coaches cheerleading for her daughters at Hanover Starz and is the a proud mom of a Bethlehem Soccer Club goalie.
Mrs. Russo's favorite place to vacation is Disney World.
Mrs. Russo likes music and dancing and never misses a party!
Mrs. Russo is an eternal optimist. :)
A message to parents and students from Mrs. Russo
Dear Students and Families,
It is with great excitement that we begin a new school year together. I look forward to our adventures and in sharing stories about the many successes we encounter on our learning paths!
Some of the Ways I Can Help You/Your Child:
Help maintain regular communication between home and school.
Set up meetings to review or revise IEPs or Evaluations.
Offer remediation to your children.
Monitor progress towards IEP goals and communicate this with you.
Teach or co-teach your child in academic classes.
Be your sounding board. I am here to listen to your concerns and support you and your child!
Be an advocate for your child.
How to Reach Me:
2097 Polk Valley Rd. Hellertown, PA 18055