Grade 7

Middle School Learning Specialist

Education: ​St. Lawrence University, B.A., Lesley University, M.Ed.
Joined Belmont Day: 2019

Middle School Science Teacher

Education: Oberlin College, B.S.
Joined Belmont Day: 2019
Recent Professional Development: Multicultural Teaching Institute at the Meadowbrook School and the Maker Mindset Workshop at Belmont Day

Middle School Math Teacher

Education: Michigan State University, B.A., M.Ed.
Joined Belmont Day: 2019
Recent Professional Development: Multicultural Teaching Institute and Exeter’s Mathematics Institute

Grades 7 and 8 Social Studies

Education: University of Massachusetts Boston, B.A.
Lesley University, M.Ed.
Joined BDS: 2018
Community Activities: community service, coach, middle school club advisor

Three Thoughts:
My Capstone Project would be... Creating Sustainable Cities

Three words that describe my work style... efficient, creative, spontaneous

If I could give a child one quality it would be... compassion

Music Teacher

Education: Boston University, B.A., M.M.Ed.
Joined Belmont Day: 2018
Community Activities: community service
Recent Professional Development: presenter on "Restorative Practices and Implementation in Music Classrooms" at The Conservation Music Education Conference

Grade 5 Foundations for Language Learning Teacher; Grade 6 Latin Teacher; Grade 7 Co-coordinator

Joined Belmont Day: 2018

Nicole Buck joins us from Heritage Academy in Arizona, and she is returning home. She has taught in Waltham and is a graduate of the Lynch School at Boston College.

Grade 6 Math Teacher; Grade 7 Science Teacher

Education: Valparaiso University, B.S., Wichita State University, M.A.
Joined Belmont Day: 2018
Community Activities: Coach, community service
Recent Professional Development: Singapore Mathematics training

Grades 6 and 7 English Teacher

Education: St. Michael's College, B.F.A
Boston College, ​M.Ed.
Joined Belmont Day: 2018
Community Activities: coach, Braiding Different Strands, club advisor

Three Thoughts:

If I could have dinner with anyone, dead or alive, I would choose... Wayne Gretzky, John Dewey, and Martin Scorsese. These three individuals have given me great joy in my life and I would love to meet them all.

Physical Education and Athletics; After School Teacher

Joined Belmont Day: 2016
Community Activities: Enrichment Teacher

Three Thoughts:
Three words that describe my work style... strategic, expressive, emotionally-oriented

My favorite children's author is... Brian Jacques and his Redwall series

If I could give a child one quality it would be... the ability to listen

Guitar Ensemble Teacher

Education: Brandeis University, B.A.
New England Conservatory, M.M.
Joined Belmont Day: 2014

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