Family & Consumer Science Teacher

    Department Leadership


    Upper Merion Area High School  

    Email: lclifton@umasd.org

    Phone: (610) 205-3846

    This is my 21st year at Upper Merion Area High School and my 27th year teaching Family & Consumer Sciences. I am the coordinator of the Little Vikings Early Childhood Lab Program / Little Vikings Lab School. I also teach Culinary Arts and Fashion Design courses.

    When I'm not teaching I co-sponsor the Black Student Union, assist in developing programs for The Community of Caring promoting The Five Community of Caring Values in my classroom and throughout the building.

    Rooms: B100 & B102

    Early Childhood Education Lab I

    Early Childhood Education Lab II

    Elementary Education Lab Experience 

    Room: B105

    Introduction to Culinary Arts



    BS Indiana University of Pennsylvania

    MS in Education Neumann University

    Concentration in Social and Emotional Learning 


    4 children and 8 grandchildren

    1 dog & 1 cat

    Special Interests 

    Gourmet cooking, gardening, sewing, fashion, up-scaling and redesigning furnishings, reading, spending time at the beach, traveling and exploring new areas.



Last Modified on January 13, 2020