Global Studies & 7th Grade Homeroom
Mr. Landrigan has been teaching in both English and Spanish since 2009 and joined the Sacred Heart community in 2013. Originally from Arlington, Virginia, Mr. Landrigan spent three years in the mountains of western Panama as a Peace Corps volunteer. He is passionate about bilingual education and holds a Masters of Arts in Bilingual Education from Teachers College.
Sr. Parada joined our middle school team in 2016. He earned his Bachelors of Arts in Romance Languages: Spanish, Latin American, and Brazilian Literature from Amherst College. Before joining Sacred Heart, he was the Director of Information Systems Management at NAFSA, The Association of International Educators. He published his first book of poetry in 2014 entitled La luz de la tormenta and continued to write and edit bilingual poetry.
Ms. Fisher joined our Sacred Heart community in 2016 as our middle school science teacher through Notre Dame's ACE Program, the Alliance for Catholic Education. She earned her Bachelor's Degree in Biology at Scranton University and is currently pursuing her Masters in Education at Notre Dame.
Before becoming principal, Ms. Heil served as our middle school mathematics teacher as well as 6th grade homeroom teacher. She currently teaches 8th grade math on top of her administrative role. Ms. Heil earned a degree in Middle Grades Math Education from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and has taught math at the middle school level since 2009. She is currently pursuing a degree from Notre Dame in Educational Leadership.
A graduate of Marymount University with a degree in International Business, Ms. Sanoir has joined Sacred Heart in 2015 through her service under Cap Corps. This year, she joins the middle school team as she shares your marketing knowledge as our math teacher. Born in Trinidad and Tobago, Ms. Sanoir moved to Rockville, Maryland when she was seven years old.
Ms. Poncelet joined the Sacred Heart faculty in 2014 when she began her teaching career. Dedicated to student-centered Catholic education, Ms. Poncelet designs and executes lessons that engage students in their own authentic faith formation while also supporting student learning throughout the disciplines. Ms. P will be assisting in our 8th graders' Sacramental preparation for Confirmation and is currently pursuing a Masters in Teaching at Trinity University.