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Paul Poisson: teaching through generations since 1974

November 10, 2009

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By Kendall McElroy Staff Writer Interview with Paul Poisson Over the years many teachers have come and gone, but one teacher has been at Westford Academy longer than the rest. This is Paul Poisson’s 35th consecutiv...

New Teacher Feature: Lauren Coffey

October 1, 2009

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By Alexa Jelley Staff Writer Lauren Coffey is teaching her first year here at Westford Academy. During the first semester, she teaches two sections of sports nutrition, and next semester she will teach two sections of 9th g...

New Teacher Feature: Patricia Gifford

October 1, 2009

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By Lexie Brearley Staff Writer This is Patricia Gifford’s first year teaching high school students. In her twelve years of teaching, she has only taught college age students. She says that Westford Academy has made a good f...

New Teacher Profile: Cheri Sobolik

October 1, 2009

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By Shannon Donahue Staff Writer Cheri Sobolik, who has come straight from the South Boston School System, doesn’t even know where to begin about Westford Academy. With one year of teaching under her belt, Sobolik says tha...

New Teacher Profile: John Nidzgorski

September 30, 2009

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By Jared Joyce Staff Writer This is John Nidzgorski's first year teaching math at Westford Academy. Nidzgorski chose teaching as a profession due to his experiences as a Sunday school teacher and coaching his daughters on ...

New teacher feature: Phillip Logsdon

September 30, 2009

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By: Kate Spinosa Staff Writer Phillip Logsdon is a new teacher here at Westford Academy who works in the science department. He currently teaches three Physics classes and two Engineering classes. Logsdon has always wanted...

New Teacher Profile: Scott Cruikshank

September 29, 2009

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By Chris Segien Staff Writer Westford Academy has a new addition to the staff: Scott Cruikshank. Cruikshank will be teaching World History and Advanced Placement Psychology for his first year of teaching. He received the j...

Kastritis will miss students

July 2, 2009

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By Alex Lee Staff Writer “In the last age of my career, you’re here to entertain me,” Jim Kastritis of the history department remarked sarcastically to his students. After thirty-five years, Kastritis is in the f...

Duffett leaves legacy

July 2, 2009

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By Alexander Lee Staff Writer After thirty-five venerable years of teaching at Westford Academy, Al Duffett is planning to retire at the end of this year. Duffett has taught US history, World History, Law and Current Affairs,...

Blossom queen addresses graduates

July 2, 2009

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By Natalie Holz Staff Writer Maggie Maguire knew that she wanted to be the one to give the graduation speech since her junior year. She collected ideas, and soon knew the point she wanted to bring across. After writing ...

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