Portsmouth STEM Academy

Portsmouth STEM Academy

Now Enrolling K-12 for 2017-2018 School Year



Mrs. Jones - Intervention Specialist

Mrs. Jones

Lesley is a graduate of the University of Kentucky, where she earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Special Education and a Master of Arts degree in Education. She developed a resource room for students with Learning Disabilities in Lexington, KY, then taught Orthopedically Handicapped Children for four years in the Portsmouth City School District. She served as the Special Education Coordinator for 32 years at Scioto County Career Technical Center. She earned a Supervisory Certificate in Special Education K-12 and Regular Education K-12. She tutored in the Upward Bound Program at Shawnee State University for five years and evaluated student teachers at SSU. She enjoys traveling, cooking and collecting antiques. She likes to use innovative and creative strategies to optimize learning and enhance student potential.