To contact a teacher directly please use the email available on this list: NFCS Teacher Email List


Kindergarten through 8th Grade

malexanderName: Melissa Alexander

Education: B.S. in Elementary  Education (Penn State University), M.Ed in Special Education/Autism Spectrum Disorders & Applied Behavioral Analysis with Autism Endorsement( Temple University)

Specialty: Specialized Learning Support

Teacher Site: LINK

Name: Adriane Cossrow

Education: BS. in Elementary and Special Education (Temple University) Masters in Education (Cabrini University)

Specialty: Emotional Support

Teacher Site: LINK



Name: Holly Lowe

Education: B.A in Elementary (K-6) and Special Education (N-12)  (LaSalle University), M.Ed in Special Education and Autism Endorsement (Holy Family University)

Speciality: Middle School Special Education Teacher

Teacher Site: LINK

apaName: Nicole Apa

Education: B.A in Early childhood/Elementary Education  (Holy Family University), Masters in Special Education (St. Joseph’s University)

Speciality: Elementary School Special Education Teacher

Teacher Site: N/A

bdeverName: Brian Dever

Education: BA in Elementary Education (Holy Family University), M.Ed with K-12 Special Education certification (Cabrini College)

Speciality: Autistic Support

Teacher Site: LINK


High School

 Lauren Bacanskas

Education: BSN in Elementary & Special Education (Holy Family University)

Classes: 10th Grade Special Education

Teacher Site: LINK

 Donette Dalcin

Education: Masters in Education (Temple University), Bachelors of Arts (Temple University), AA (Bryn Athyn College)

Classes: 12th Grade Special Education

Teacher Site: LINK

 Stacy Hoffman

Education: B.S.Ed. in Citizenship Education (Millersville University), M.A. Education with Special Education certification (Holy Family University)

Classes: 9th Grade Special Education

Teacher Site: LINK

Name: Sarah Michalski

Education: B.A. in History Education, (Gwynedd-Mercy College), M.Ed. in English & Special Education (Holy Family University)

Classes: 9th Grade Special Education

Teacher Site: LINK



Special Programs

imagesNFCS has partnered up with SPIN (Special People in the Northeast) to help some of our 11th and 12th grade students transition into the next phase of their lives.