Mrs. Joanne Bortner is excited to begin her sixth year of teaching in the Red Lion Area School District. She currently teaches fourth grade at Clearview Elementary and her area of specialization this school year is Math and Science. Mrs. Bortner also taught one year of kindergarten and first grade. She received her Bachelor of Science in Elementary and Special Education from Elizabethtown College in 2011. Mrs. Bortner is currently working on her Masters in Curriculum and Instruction at Penn State.
On a more personal note, Mrs. Bortner has been married for two years and is currently expecting her first child this fall. She is very excited for this new addition to her family. Mrs. Bortner enjoys spending time with her family and friends, taking her dog, Dewey for walks, and trying new recipes from Pinterest.