Vice Principal/ 6th Grade Teacher
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This is Mrs. Higgins' fifth year at St. Cornelius School and 14th year of teaching elementary school. She has taught several grade levels from first to eighth. Mrs. Higgins has a Bachelor of Science in Business and holds a Multiple Subject Teaching Credential. She is a Certified Catechist and holds a Certificate in Social Justice Ministry from the Oakland Diocese School of Pastoral Ministry.
Although originally from New York, Mrs. Higgins grew up in the Bay Area, and currently lives in San Pablo. When she is not teaching she enjoys hanging out with her husband and three sons. She also enjoys reading and spending time outdoors.
Mrs. Higgins philosophy for learning is that each child is unique, and learns in a different way. She encourages students to be enthusiastic and curious in order to develop a passion for learning and she works to help your child discover his or her individuality to maximize his or her educational success. She strives to develop an environment, which is predictable and focused on promoting an atmosphere of PEACE.