Phone: (610)363-6400, Ext. 5740
Degrees and Certifications:
Mrs. Mary Beth Scott
Mary Beth teaches Accounting at Downingtown East. The half credit business electives she teaches each year such as Public Speaking & Business Etiquette, Marketing, Cyber Personal Finance and Cyber Intro to Business, vary depending on enrollment. After earning a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Education from Bloomsburg University, she traveled the country as a corporate trainer for RaceTrac Petroleum, in Atlanta, and then for Pyxis Corporation, based in San Diego. Eight years later she began her teaching career at Downingtown’s Ninth Grade Center, and earned her Master of Education degree in Instructional Systems from Penn State University. After teaching at the Ninth Grade Center and Downingtown West, Mary Beth transferred to the English as a second language (ESL) department. She taught ESL for nine years at several Downingtown elementary schools. Mary Beth returned to the secondary level two years ago. She also has principal and reading specialist certifications. Mary Beth is the advisor for Downingtown East’s Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA) competition club, which is 102 members strong.