Kathleen Hobbs

Upper School Science and English Teacher

Education: George Mason University- B.S in Elementary Education, University of Virginia- Masters in Reading Education/Reading Specialist

Certifications/Licensures: Virginia Upper Elementary grades 4-8 with a middle school endorsement and K-12 Reading Specialist endorsement

Years of Teaching Experience: 24

Years Teaching at Powhatan: 20


Kathleen is a middle school teacher with 24 years experience. Her passion is challenging students to pursue exciting and unique real life learning opportunities. Some highlights of her career include designing and coordinating Powhatan “Science Saturdays” (2013-2015), co directing Powhatan Summer Camps (2014, 2015), and being a Jason Project Workshop leader (2011-2014).


Reading, traveling, hiking, spending time with family.

Favorite Quotes

"Think big thoughts but relish small pleasures." -H. Jackson Brown, Jr.