Degrees and Certifications:

Mrs. Ma. Elisa Paiste Dugger

Welcome to the 2020-2021 Virtual Academy!

My name is Ma. Elisa Paiste Dugger.  I am originally from Philippines, where all of my family still lives. I have a Bachelor’s degree in Elementary Education from Philippine Normal University and Master’s degree in Administration and Supervision.

This is my 3rd year of teaching in Chester County but have been teaching for the past 7 years in my home country. This year, I will be a 3rd Grade Teacher. 

I will put fourth my best effort in helping children to learn and grow to become positive citizens within the community that they choose to live in the future.  I got into education to help students become better people, which in turn will lead them into becoming better students.  I look forward to working with you or your children in the future.    

I am excited to get the chance to learn and grow with you this year!!  Please feel free to contact me any time if you have any questions! You can send me an e-mail anytime to  

 I look forward to our class together!