St. Joseph's-Alexander McKay Elementary

Staff Directory

Communication between home and school is extremely important. Calls and emails sent to staff members will be returned within two business days.


Name Role / Department Phone Email Online
Nurse-Jones, Natasha Principal 902-493-5180
Casey, Kim Acting Vice Principal 902-493-5180
Harrison, Sandy Secretary 902-493-5180
Hunt, Amy Acting Principal 902-493-5180 Twitter

Teaching Staff

Name Role / Department Phone Email Online
Berghuis, Matthew Grade Five FI 902-493-5180
Carroll, Annette ECE Lead Teacher
Darwish, Heather Grade One/Two FI 902-493-5180
DeWare, Tanya Grade Five 902-493-5180 Twitter
Eagle, Carrie Learning Centre Teacher 902-493-5180 Twitter
Firlotte, Margaret 50% Early Literacy Support and 50% Reading Recovery 902-493-5180 Twitter
Fleming, Sean Physical Education 902-493-5180
Johnson, Emily French Immersion Resource & Early Literacy Support 902-493-5180 Twitter
MacKillop, Ashley Learning Centre Teacher 902-493-5180
McKenzie, Katelyn Grade Six FI 902-493-5180 Twitter
Moshett, John Guidance Counsellor 902-493-5180
Mott, Katie Grade Four 902-493-5180 Twitter
North, Amy (Jessie Lipsit) Grade Two FI 902-493-5180
O'Connor, Paulette Grade Six 902-493-5180 Twitter
O'Leary, Mark Music 902-493-5180
Purdy, Sarah Grade One FI 902-493-5180
Rice, Victoria Grade 4 French Immersion 902-493-5180
Smith, Caroline Grade Three FI 902-493-5180
Swinnamer, Claire Grade Primary FI 902-493-5180 Twitter
Thornhill, Heather Grade Primary/One 902-493-5180 Twitter
Tully, Paige Grade Primary FI 902-493-5180
Wright, Jonathan Resource 902-493-5180
Young, Nakeah Grade Three 902-493-5180 Twitter

Support Staff

Name Role / Department Phone Email Online
Fougere, Jennifer Acting Schools Plus Assistant Leader 902-483-8367
Aulenback, Andrew Librarian
Cain, Bobbie Leigh Educational Program Assistant
Cromwell, Johanna Educational Program Assistant
Dewolfe, Beverley Educational Program Assistant
Dobson, Brittany Educational Program Assistant
MacDonald, Lynn School Social Worker 902-483-3740
McNutt, Brenda Schools Plus Community Outreach Worker 902-233-4395
Paris, Debby Educational Program Assistant
Richards, Anita Educational Program Assistant
Rozee, Sarah Educational Program Assistant
Steeves, Sharon SchoolsPlus Assistant Leader 902-219-3668
Walter, Trevor African Nova Scotian Student Support Worker


Name Role / Department Phone Email Online
Clarke, Lisa Grade six band 902-493-5180


Name Role / Department Phone Email Online
Brown, Susanne Grade Four-Six Violin 902-493-5180