Degrees and Certifications:

Elementary Education, B.S. Special Education, M.S. Special Education Certification, K-12 Elementary Education Certification, K-6 Social Studies Certification, 7-12

Mr. Stephan Kowal

Stephan Kowal is the Life Skills teacher at our Downingtown Middle School. He started his career in the Philadelphia Area School District teaching 10th grade Mathematics and English. During his teaching career, Stephan has spent time teaching Autistic Support at the primary level and Life Skills Support at the intermediate level. Stephan has taught every grade from K-8. He began teaching in Downingtown at West Bradford Elementary. He also coaches soccer in the Downingtown Area School District. 

Stephan earned a Bachelor of Science in Elementary Education from West Chester University. He also has a completed Masters Degree in Special Education from WCU as well. Stephen has additional continuing education credit in computer science. He is certified in Elementary Education K-6, Special Education K-12, and Social Studies 7-12.