Ms. Powers

Gifted and Talented Facilitator


Intervention Specialist

Welcome to Ms. Powers' 2021-2022 class website. Please see the tabs across the top for more information.

About Ms. Powers

Breckenridge- July 2022

Grand Teton National Park- July 2022

My name is Erika Powers and I am excited to begin my fifth year at Mountain View! I have taught 2nd grade for 4 years at MVE. I am excited to be the Gifted and Talented Facilitator and Intervention Specialist this school year!

I grew up in Connecticut and went to college at James Madison University in Virginia. I graduated with my Bachelor’s degree in 2012 and completed my Master’s degree in teaching the following year. I taught primary grades for five years in Virginia before moving to Colorado.

Backpacking Segment 24 of the CO Trail!

Some of my favorites:

  • Colors - teal and pink

  • Snacks - pretzels and popcorn

  • Drinks- Iced coffee and Barq's Root Beer

  • Seasons - Summer (beach)/Winter (skiing)

  • Activities- skiing, hiking, camping, backpacking and paddle boarding

  • Music - Country

  • Movie - Parent Trap

  • Stores - Amazon, Athleta, and REI

  • Candy - Reese's and Twix

  • Fast Food - Chick-Fil-A

  • Holiday- Christmas

  • Way to give back- I love to volunteer with dog rescues. I fostered 3 dogs this summer from Rocky Mountain Puppy Rescue!