Mrs. Lockhart is our literacy specialist. This is her second year at Mount Vernon Elementary School. She earned her Bachelor’s Degree in Elementary Education from UMaine Presque Isle and her Master’s Degree in Literacy from UMaine Orono. She is a certified Reading Recovery tutor. She taught for 20 years for the Caribou School System as both a pre-K and kindergarten classroom teacher, as well as a Title 1 literacy teacher. She now enjoys living in Vienna with her husband and is happy to be part of the Mount Vernon team.
Mrs. Ballard is our Literacy Educational Technician at Mt. Vernon School. She received her Associate Degree of Science from the University of Maine, Farmington. Mrs. Ballard is starting her 13th year at Mount Vernon Elementary.