About Us

Our Principal


Sue KanopkaSue Kanopka

Kim Brooks




A 1994 alumna of Wissahickon High School, Ms. Kanopka joined Lower Gwynedd Elementary in January 2021 after serving as a K-5 teacher in the district for 17 years, teaching all six grades, and as an instructional coach at the K-5 level for five years. 

Ms. Kanopka earned her B.S. in Elementary Education from Pennsylvania State University, her M.A. Ed. from Arcadia University and her Principal Certification from Gwynedd Mercy University.



Lower Gwynedd Fun Facts

Did you know students who are nominated for their positive character traits get to sign the LEAP Wall of Fame? LEAP stands for Listen. Emphasize. Appreciate. Persevere.

Did you know that LGE provides Morning Miles run by Health teacher, Mr. Jackson? The student with the highest number of laps gets to be part of Field Day ceremonies!  

Every year, LGE celebrates Veterans Day with a big celebration and visits the Veterans Memorial at WHS (a short walk!)

"Work Hard. Stay Positive and Make it Happen LG! " is the closing of morning announcements every day.



School Day: 8:30 a.m. to 3:10 p.m.
Office Hours: 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

School Mascot: Leopards
School Colors: Blue and gold

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