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Dow Misenhelter

Mr. Misenhelter is a school counselor for Grades 7 and 8 at Grove City Area Middle School. He is in his 20th year at Grove City Middle School and is blessed to be a part of this great community and providing assistance to students and parents.

Mr. Misenhelter has earned a B.S. in Business Administration from Indiana University of Pennsylvania and earned his M.S. Ed. with a certification in Elementary and Secondary Guidance from Duquesne University.

Mr. Misenhelter enjoys everything that a school has to offer, especially at Grove City Middle School and the entire district. He enjoys following Pittsburgh sports teams, working in his yard and spending time with his wife of 32 years, Maria, daughter Allie and his french bulldog Rhonnie. 

Mr. Misenhelter is responsible for students in Grade 8 and Grade 7 - last names M - Z.

He can be reached via email: or by phone: 724-458-8040, ext. 1208

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