My hope for my students is to find amazement in words and, with them, to practice courage and compassion.
Faculty & Staff
Foote teachers instill a joy of learning by encouraging questions that lead students on an exciting journey of discovery. Teachers value each child’s input, thoughts, ideas and experiences. Two-thirds of our faculty members hold advanced degrees and almost half have been at Foote for more than 10 years.
M.A., University of Delaware
M.A, Columbia University
M.A., Wesleyan University
M.A., University of Connecticut
M.S., Syracuse University
B.A., Drew University
M.Div., Yale University
Native Americans used natural materials like marigolds to dye yarn. First and second graders do too, as part of an in-depth exploration of woodland Native American cultures.