Our Team

Michael Fitzgerald, Principal

Michael is an experienced educator with a Master’s of Science in Brain-Based Education. After a decade in a variety of school models, he is using his knowledge of classical education to lead Northern Schoolhouse.

A dabbler in chess, logic, philosophy, hiking, and handiwork, he brings his deep interest in the great minds of history to our Schoolhouse culture.


Katherine Fitzgerald, Instructional Coordinator, Lead Teacher, & Music Teacher

Katie has nearly two decades’ experience with children in education and humanitarian work. Her studies in educational history, methodology, curriculum, and child psychology form the basis of the programs developed for Northern Schoolhouse.

Music, math, baking, knitting, drawing, and gardening are among her many interests, and she shares her passion for doing and making with our schoolhouse community

Jenna Maggiolo, Lead Teacher


Krista Calabrese, Assistant Teacher


John Scialpi, Art Teacher & Assistant Teacher Teacher


Carmel Joseph, French Teacher

Carmel has experience…