WELCOME TO 2nd GRADE

Meet Our Team


Pictured from left to right:  Mrs. Moser, Mrs. Hunsley, Mrs. Pittman, Mrs. Dolan, Mrs. Overstreet
Note: Click on a teacher's name below if you'd like to contact the teacher by sending an email.

Mrs. Overstreet - Mrs. Overstreet was born in Bedford and went to Jefferson Forest High School.  She received her BA from Hollins College in Child Psychology and her teacher licensure and Masters Degree in Curriculum and Instruction from Lynchburg College.  In the Spring 2019  she will complete her second masters degree to be endorsed as a Reading Specialist/Literacy Coach.  This year begins her 21st year of teaching, all of which have been at Tomahawk.   When she has free time, she loves to read, shop, travel, dance and spend time with her husband, Hunter, and their dog Sophie.  Mrs. Overstreet feels very blessed to 'bee' a part of the Tomahawk family.  

Mrs. Dolan- Mrs. Dolan was born and raised here in Lynchburg, Virginia. In fact, she went to elementary school right here at Tomahawk Elementary School. She received her Bachelors of Science in Elementary Education from Longwood University in 2010 and just graduated with her Masters of Educational Leadership from Lynchburg College in 2018. Mrs. Dolan began her teaching journey in San Carlos, Costa Rica where she taught ESL to 2nd-8th graders. She then went to Snow Hill, North Carolina, where she finished up the year for a teacher in 4th grade. She is now in her 8th year teaching at Tomahawk Elementary School and could not be more excited! She taught 3rd grade for 5 years and is coming up on her 3rd year as a 2nd grade teacher.  Mrs. Dolan loves to play co-ed sports, go running, and spend time with her family.  She is blessed to be starting another year at Tomahawk Elementary School.


Mrs. Pittman - Mrs. Pittman was born in Lynchburg, VA and attended Tomahawk when she was little while her mom taught there.  She graduated from Brookville High School and received her Bachelors and Masters degrees from Virginia Tech.  Her Bachelor's degree is in Early Childhood Education and her Master's is in Curriculum and Instruction.  She has been teaching for 14 years, five in third grade and the rest in second grade.  She is married to Kevin and has two daughters, Kylie and Karleigh.  She enjoys reading, bike riding, snowboarding, and spending time with family, especially at the beach!  


Mrs. Hunsley- Mrs. Hunsley is originally from Chesapeake, VA. She graduated from James Madison University with a Bachelor's Degree in Interdisciplinary Liberal Studies and then with a Master's Degree in Elementary Education. After graduation, she moved to Lynchburg, VA. Mrs. Hunsley has experience working in Harrisonburg, Rockingham County, and Chesapeake City Schools. This is her first year teaching and it is a dream come true to be at TES. Mrs. Hunsley enjoys spending time with family, reading, going to the beach, skiing, and working out. She cannot wait to begin the school year! 


2nd Grade Upcoming Events


October 2018 Events:

Sept 28-Oct. 4—Book Fair  (Grand Day Oct. 2)

October 2:  Grand Day for PreK-2

October 12-16:  Fall Break

October 16—Breakfast After Dark

October 17—Picture Makeup Day

October 18—Good News Club

October 24—Unity Day Wear Orange

October 31—Book Character Day (Start planning your book character costume.  Remember to have a book with you to go with your costume.  More information coming from Mrs. Vaughn about this.)