Mrs. Kayla Furnia is the new Emotional Support teacher for grades four through six at Locust Grove Elementary. This will be Mrs. Furnia's sixth year of teaching and taught her first five years at River Rock Academy in Red Lion, where she taught grades four through six. She is excited to start this new journey with the Red Lion Area School District. Mrs. Furnia graduated from Kutztown University with a Bachelors in Science in Education with a dual major in Special and Elementary Education. She is currently continuing her education and working towards her Masters in Special Education through Slippery Rock University.
In addition to teaching, Mrs. Furnia enjoys spending time with her family and friends. She lives in the York area with her husband and son. She loves to be outside working in her garden, riding four wheeler, fishing, hiking, working to renovate her old farmhouse and watching football. She loves music and her favorite genre is country music. Mrs. Furnia loves amusement parks, with her favorite being Disney World and vacations there frequently with her family! She looks forward to working with the Red Lion Area School District and the students in the district!