Degrees and Certifications:

Bachelors of Science in Special Education Masters of Education in Educational Leadership Educational Specialist in Educational Leadership

Mr. Powers

Hello,  Welcome to Compton Drew. This is my second year teaching at Compton-Drew Middle School.  I am the 6th grade special education/reosurce teacher. I wll be working closely with the 6th grade teachers to assist my student who have IEP's to help your student with assignments and IEP goals.   My goal is for every student on my caseload to succeed and excell acedemically, socially and emotionally on the 6th gradeteam.  I have over 40 years exoerience working in education serving 12 years as a special education instructor for high school students, 6 years as a assistant pricipal at a alternative high school, 5 years as an assistant principal at Normandy Middle, 13 years as Principal of North Technical High School and 5 years as Principal of CPA.  I returned to the classroom this year to continue my passion for working and educating students.

I married, father of 3 children  and grandfather of 1.  I enjoy cooking, swimming, biking, running and spending time with my wife and 4 rescue dogs.  Feel free to contact me about any concerns or questions about your child at my email address  My office hours will be from 10:50 am-12:15 pm