Teacher of the Year

Congratulations to Mr. Wells, our 2016-2017 Teacher of the Year.  

Pohatcong Township School is proud to recognize Mr. Mark Wells as the 2016-2017 Teacher of the Year.  Mr. Wells has been serving the students of Pohatcong for 26 years as a Physical Education teacher.  He is a graduate of Trenton State College, where he earned a BS in Health and Physical Education.  Mr. Wells also carries a certification as an archery instructor.

Mr. Wells takes great pride in his profession, striving to provide his students with interesting experiences with a wide variety of activities in order to maintain an active lifestyle.  Mr. Wells spreads his excitement and energy beyond the threshold of the school day as the advisor of several after-school clubs, such as: Archery, Floor Hockey, Volleyball, and Indoor Soccer.  In addition, he is also the advisor of the Ski/Snowboard Club.  He is committed to providing the students of Pohatcong School with opportunities to engage in activities that demonstrate sportsmanship and build confidence.


Mr. Wells continues to be an integral part of our school community.  He is a self-motivated individual who serves as a role model to our students and a mentor to our staff.  On behalf of the students, staff, and the entire Pohatcong School Community, I  congratulate Mr. Mark Wells for this well-deserved honor.