Hurricane Ian

As we continue to engage with Polk Emergency Management and actively monitor Hurricane Ian, The Schools of McKeel Academy will remain closed through Friday, September 30. Please stay safe and continue to check your email of record, school websites and social media for up to date information surrounding school closures and TSMA reopening date.

Leslie Coscia

Leslie Coscia

5th Grade Team

       Hello Wildcats!  I am SO looking forward to an amazing year! This is my 7th year at South Mckeel and 12th year of teaching.  I was a school social worker, before becoming a teacher.  Here's a little more about me:

- I earned my bachelor's degree from Warner University

- I completed the IEP program certification from Polk State University.

- I completed my ESOL Endorsement in 2022.

- I completed my Reading Endorsement in 2020.

- I am from Ohio, and a huge OHIO STATE fan! 

-I LOVE my job!!

I am so excited to make learning American history fun, relevant, and exciting for my students.  I am always here if you have any questions or concerns! Let's have a great year!