French teacher Lindsay Butler shares compassion, patience, and dedication to teaching with her students. New to TA this year, but with over 12 years experience, Ms. Butler currently teaches French I, IV, and AP French and is leading the exchange program with our partner school (Lycée Nelson Mandela) in Nantes, France. Ms. Butler expresses gratitude to students and staff for being supportive and welcoming during her first few months at TA.
Students at TAMS this year have a new friendly face to meet: English Language Arts teacher Karen Laverriere. Mrs. Laverriere comes to TA from Massabesic Middle School where she taught for 8 years in both Special Education and English Language Arts. Her true passion is reading and her mission is to inspire her students to become lifelong readers.
The newest member of the Science Department at Thornton Academy, Corey Bryant, brings passion and a desire to bring relevant and engaging curriculum to his students. For the 2017-18 school year, he is teaching Biology II in the fall semester and will be teaching Physics II in the Spring Semester. Mr. Bryant is also active with the Astronomy Club.