2nd Grade

Lori Bowen - 2nd Grade Teacher


Lori Bowen has worked for DCSD for 18 years. She taught first grade at Eldorado for the first 15 years and has taught second grade for the last 3 years. Prior to teaching in Douglas County she taught in Austin Public Schools for 3 years, also teaching 1st grade. Lori has a bachelor's degree in Elementary Education from the University of Texas with a specialization in Life and Earth Science. Lori currently sits on the Student Assistance Team.

Mrs. Bowen's Website

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Kelly Grossnickle - 2nd Grade Teacher


Kelly Grossnickle is a 2nd grade teacher at Eldorado Elementary. She was hired in 2007 as a long term sub then offered a teaching position in 2008. This will be Kelly's 11th year of teaching with 6 years in Kindergarten and 4 years in 2nd grade. She is currently a member of the Student Assistance Team. Kelly has a bachelors degree in psychology and human development from The University of Kansas and also earned her Masters in Counseling Psychology at the University of Missouri.

Mrs. Grossnickle's Website - Site Under Construction

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Marianne Kokes - 2nd Grade Teacher


Marianne Kokes is a 2nd grade teacher at Eldorado. She has been involved in education for over 20 years. In addition to 1st grade, Marianne has taught sixth grade in middle school, 5th and 6th grade and kindergarten. She resigned her teaching position for eight years to stay home with her children. Marianne taught kindergarten at Eldorado for seven years, and then in the 2013-2014 school year, she lead a kindergarten/1st grade combination class.

Mrs. Kokes' Website

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three teachers smiling at ice cream store

2nd Grade Teachers helping out with PTO Cold Stone Fundraiser!