Stephanie Ellerbe

Stephanie Ellerbe
Fifth Grade

Stephanie is originally from Buffalo, New York, she moved to Lakeland in 2000 with her parents where she attended and graduated from George Jenkins High School. She has her bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from the University of South Florida. She completed the Educator Preparation Institute at Polk State College and is certified in K-6 Elementary Education.

She became a teacher for the Polk County School Board in 2008 and taught 2nd and 5th grade at Dixieland Elementary. She was nominated as a county exemplary science teacher while at Dixieland Elementary. She began teaching 4th grade at St. Joseph Academy in October 2012. She has taught for 7 years and loves being a part of the St. Joseph Academy family, having the opportunity to teach and interact with the wonderful children and families here.

She lives in Lakeland with her husband, Ryan and son, Grant, who attends school here as well.