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.T., Sacred Heart University
M.S., University of Bridgeport
M.S., University of Michigan
Master of Music Ed., Hartt School of Music/University of Hartford
M.S., University of Pennsylvania
M.Music, University of Western Australia
M.A.R., 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.