Dartmouth South Academy

Staff Directory

Communication between home and school is extremely important. Calls and emails sent to staff members will be returned within two business days.

Support Staff

Name Role / Department Phone Email Online
Abdulhadi, Fatema Pre-Primary Support FAbdulhadi@hrce.ca
Bertrand, Candace EPA (80%) CBertrand@hrce.ca
Colter, Thomas EPA (80%) TColter@hrce.ca
Day, Sarah EPA (80%) Sarah.Day@hrce.ca
Deveau, Kimberley EPA (80%) Kimberley.Deveau@hrce.ca
Gough, Nathaniel African NS Support Worker NGough@hrce.ca
Griffin, Laura EPA (80%) Laura.Griffin@hrce.ca
Hewaarachchi, Achala YMCA - School Settlement Worker 902 456 3130 achala.hewaarachchi@halifax.ymca.ca
Hill, Delroy Technician DHill@hrce.ca
Jewers, Brad School Social Worker 902-483-6127 BJewers@hrce.ca
Logan, Danny Building Manager DSA-Caretaker@hrce.ca
Loughnane, Melanie EPA (80%) Melanie.Loughnane@hrce.ca
MacDonald, Debby Library Technician Debby.MacDonald@hrsb.ca
MacDonald, Gary Mental Health Clinician
Margeson, Kristen Pre-Primary Lead Kristen.Margeson@hrce.ca
Martel, Valerie Pre-Primary Support VMartel@hrce.ca
McAvoy, Laura Schools Plus Community Outreach Worker 902-225-2857 LMcAvoy@hrsb.ca
Messervey-Hall, Amanda Math Support A-MesserveyHall@hrce.ca
Michelle, Dunn EPA (100%) Michelle.Dunn@hrsb.ca
O'Connell, Shannon Pre-Primary Support Shannon.OConnell@hrce.ca
Pottie, Erin Speech-Language Pathologist EPottie@hrce.ca
Ramos, Lira Pre-Primary Lead Lira.Ramos@hrce.ca
Samson, Kim EPA (100%) KSamson@hrsb.ca
Serieys, Taylor EPA (50%) Taylor.Serieys@hrce.ca
Shields, Julie EPA (80%) Julia.Shields@hrce.ca
Shields, Zoe EPA (50%) Zoe.Shields@hrce.ca
Snider, Amy Math Support ASnider@hrce.ca
Stirling, Janine Math Support JStirling@hrce.ca
Subramani, Priyanka Pre-Primary Support PSubramani@hrce.ca
Watt, Matthew Aboriginal Support Worker Matthew.Watt@hrce.ca
Yule, Stew EPA (80%) Stewart.Yule@hrce.ca


Name Role / Department Phone Email Online
Aucoin, Susan Vice Principal 902-464-2081 SAucoin@hrce.ca
Blumenthal, Adrienne Principal 902-464-2081 ABlumenthal@hrsb.ca
Grant, Ashley Vice Principal (50%) 902-464-2081 GrantA@hrce.ca
Jarvis, Doug Office Manager (50%) 902-464-2081 Douglas.Jarvis@hrce.ca
Lake, Kelly Office Manager 902-464-2081 KLake@hrsb.ca
Stromberg, Melanie Guidance 902-464-2081 Melanie.Stromberg@hrce.ca

Teaching Staff

Name Role / Department Phone Email Online
Banfield, Morgan Grade P-8 Music/Band BanfieldM@hrce.ca
Becker, Jennifer Grade Six JBecker@hrce.ca
Birdsall, Alison Grade 7/8 Math ABirdsall@hrce.ca
Blacquiere, Patricia Grade Primary Patricia.Read@hrce.ca
Brackett Hill, Wendy Resource Brackett-HillW@hrce.ca
Brannon, Jason Grade 7/8 Tech Ed/Healthy Living JBrannon@hrsb.ca
Brown, Rae EAL (February - June) BrownR@hrce.ca Website
Bucci, Ryan Grade 7/8 Social Studies/Healthy Living Ryan.Bucci@hrce.ca Website
Chidiac, Nicole ELT/Reading Recovery NChidiac@hrce.ca
Crocker, Susan Resource Susan.Crocker@hrce.ca
DeGrasse, Michael Learning Centre MDeGrasse@hrce.ca
DeVries, Chris Grade 7 Physical Education/Healthy Living Christopher.DeVries@hrce.ca
Dowden-Marrie, Mary Strings MDowden-Marrie@hrce.ca
Durand, Nicole Grade Two/Three Marie.Durand@hrce.ca
Edwards, Melodie Grade 7/8 FLA Melodie.Edwards@hrce.ca Twitter
Eisenhauer, Caitlin Learning Centre CEisenhauer@hrce.ca
Endres, Patricia ELT/Reading Recovery PEndres@hrce.ca
Fielding, Rhiannon Grade 7/8 Art/Family Studies RFielding@hrce.ca
Forde, Patrick Grade 6 Band PForde@hrce.ca
George, Shelley Grade 7/8 FI Mode de Vie/Core French SGeorge@hrce.ca
Goldberg, Matthew Learning Centre Matthew.Goldberg@hrce.ca
Grant, Ashley Grade 7/8 Student Support GrantA@hrce.ca
Hall, Marissa Grade Three Marissa.Hall@hrce.ca
Hanson, Matteah EAL Matteah.Hanson@hrce.ca
Harris, Emily Grade 7/8 FI Mathémetiques Emily.Harris@hrce.ca
Harrison-Edge, Geoffery Grade Four/Five GHarrison-Edge@hrce.ca
Hennessey, Derrick Grade 7 Math/Science Derrick.Hennessey@hrce.ca
Higgins, Bridget Resource BHiggins@hrce.ca
Hishon, Jennifer Grade Two JHishon@hrce.ca
Hodder, John Grade P-8 Phys Ed John.Hodder@hrce.ca
John, Roxanna Grade One RJohn@hrce.ca
Johnson, Amanda Grade 8 ELA A.Johnson@hrce.ca
Ludlow, Sherri Grade Five/Six Sherri.Ludlow@hrce.ca
Lynch, Amy Grade Six ALynch@hrce.ca
MacQueen, Allyson Grade Primary Allyson.MacQueen@hrce.ca
Marando, Jennifer Grade Three/Four Jennifer.Marando@hrce.ca
Milner, Cameron Grade Three Cameron.Milner@hrce.ca
Morrissey, Jennifer Grade One/Two JMorrissey@hrce.ca
Payne, Lindsay Grade Four/Five Lindsay.Payne@hrce.ca
Sanderson, Ryan Grade P-8 Physical Education Ryan.Sanderson@hrce.ca
Saunders, Shaylyn Grade Primary/One Shaylyn.Saunders@hrce.ca
Soosaar, Kirstin Grade 7/8 FI Sciences Humaines/Sciences Kirstin.Soosaar@hrce.ca
Stewart, Crystal Grade Two Crystal.Stewart@hrce.ca
Swan, Hannah Grade Four/Five HSwan@hrce.ca
Wood, Todd Grade 7 ELA Todd.Wood@hrce.ca
Zinck, Brittany Grade 4-6 Core French Brittany.Zinck@hrce.ca