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.

Teaching Staff

Name Role / Department Phone Email Online
Smith, Caroline .Core French 902-493-5180
Cleary-Meagher, Carolyn 50% Early Literacy Support & 50% Reading Recovery 902-493-5180
Kenny, Stephanie French Immersion Resource & Early Literacy Support 902-493-5180
Rice, Victoria Grade 4/5 French Immersion 902-493-5180
DeWare, Tanya Grade Five 902-493-5180 Twitter
O'Connor, Paulette (Megan Currie) Grade Five/Six 902-493-5180 Twitter
Mott, Katie Grade Four 902-493-5180 Twitter
Young, Nakeah Grade Four 902-493-5180 Twitter
Firlotte, Margaret Grade One 902-493-5180 Twitter
Purdy, Sarah Grade One FI 902-493-5180
Lipsit, Jessie Grade One/Two French Immersion 902-493-5180
Thornhill, Heather Grade Primary 902-493-5180 Twitter
Tully, Paige Grade Primary FI 902-493-5180
Cann, Crissy Grade Primary French Immersion 902-493-5180 Twitter
McKenzie, Katelyn Grade Six FI 902-493-5180 Twitter
Johnson, Emily Grade Three French Immersion 902-493-5180 Twitter
Swinnamer, Claire Grade Three/Four (FI) 902-493-5180
Casey , Kim Grade Two 902-493-5180 Twitter
Darwish , Heather (Matthew Burghuis) Grade Two FI 902-493-5180
Moshett, John Guidance Counsellor 902-493-5180
MacKillop, Ashley Learning Centre 902-493-5180
MacDougall, Allison Learning Centre Teacher 902-493-5180 Twitter
O'Leary, Mark Music 902-493-5180
Flemming, Sean Physical Education 902-493-5180
Wright, Jonathan Resource 902-493-5180

Support Staff

Name Role / Department Phone Email Online
Walter, Trevor African Nova Scotian Student Support Worker
McNutt, Brenda Community Outreach Worker 902-493-5180
Cromwell, Johanna Educational Program Assistant
MacIntyre, Lauren Educational Program Assistant
Pellerine, Stephanie Educational Program Assistant
Paris, Debby Educational Program Assistant
Cain, Bobbie Leigh Educational Program Assistant
Dewolfe, Beverley Educational Program Assistant
Haybecker, Sarah Educational Program Assistant
Dobson, Brittany Educational Program Assistant
Richards, Anita Educational Program Assistant
Rozee, Sarah Educational Program Assistant
Aulenback, Andrew Librarian
MacDonald, Lynn School Social Worker 902-493-5180


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


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


Name Role / Department Phone Email Online
Hagerty, Natalie Principal 902-493-5182 Twitter
Dewar, Barbara Secretary 902-493-5180
Hunt, Amy Vice Principal 902-493-5183 Twitter