English Department Staff

  • Jennifer Brown
    Educational Background: BA, Framingham State University. MAT, University of Massachusetts, Dartmouth.
    Ms. Brown teaches English I, II, and III.  She is on the Faculty Council and is advisor to the Chess Club.
    Brown_Jennifer@mybps.us
     
    Keith Caldwell
    Educational Background: Master's of Education, Lesley University.  Bachelor of Arts, English, Southeastern Massachusetts University (presently UMass Dartmouth)
    Mr. Caldwell currently teaches Drama and Theatre Arts, English III Honors, and English I Honors.  He is the Head Girls Cross Country Coach and the Head Girls Spring Track Coach.
    Caldwell_Keith@mybps.us
     
    Carol J. Carlson 
    Educational Background: BA, Bridgewater State University, English with a minor in Education.  Ms. Carlson is currently enrolled in the MAT/English Graduate program at Bridgewater State.
    Ms. Carlson currently teaches English I and English II.  She is the advisor to the BHS Baking and Nutrition Club.
    Carlson_Carol@mybps.us
     
    Cathe Cerretani
    Educational Background: BFA, Massachusetts College of Art; M.Ed., Salem State College.
    Ms. Cerretani teaches English I and II.
     
    Leanne DeCosta
    Educational Background: BA, University of Massachusetts; M.Ed., Cambridge College
    Ms. DeCosta currently teaches English I and Creative Writing.  She is the advisor to the Otaku Club.
    Decosta_Leanne@mybps.us
     
    Meghan Fligg
    Educational Background: Graduate of Barnstable High School; BA, Colby-Sawyer College, English Education
    Ms. Fligg currently teaches English 2 and English 4.  She is the Girls Varsity Soccer Head Coach and advisor to the Challenger Club
     
    Mary Gagnon
    Educational Background: BA, Providence College, English; M.Ed., Cambridge College
    Ms. Gagnon teaches English I Honors and CP2.  She is involved in the BHS Mentoring Program.
     
    Pamela Houghton
    Educational Background: BS, Education and Special Education: K-8; M.Ed., Reading/Language K-12
    Ms. Houghton teaches Academic Literacy
    Houghton_Pamela@mybps.us
     
    Maureen Leveroni
    Ms. Leveroni teaches AP Language, EN III and EN II.  She is advisor to the Poetry Club.
     
    Julia Markoff
    Educational Background: BA, UMASS Amherst, English; MA, UMASS Amherst, Secondary English education.
    She currently teaches English 1, 2, and 3 in the Alternative Learning Program.  
    Markoff_Julia@mybps.us
     
    Maureen McLaughlin
    Educational Background: BA/English and MAT/English, Bridgewater State University
    Ms. McLaughlin currently teaches English 4  and English 2.  She enjoys travel, photography, gardening, and bicycling.
    McLaughlin_Maureen@mybps.us

    Michael D. Mulgrew
    Educational Background: B.S., University of Massachusetts; M.Ed Lesley University
    Mr. Mulgrew currently teaches Eighth Grade English.  He is involved in the Drama Club.
    Mulgrew_Michael@mybps.us 

    Michele Netto 
    Educational Background: Bachelor’s degree in journalism from Boston University; Master’s degree in education from UMASS, Boston
    Ms. Netto currently teaches Advanced Placement Language and Composition, Newspaper Production, and English 3 CP1.  She is the adviser of the student newspaper, Insight.
    Netto_Michele@mybps.us
     
    Denise Pita
    Educational Background: BS, Elementary Education K-8, Boston State College; MA, Early Childhood Curriculum and Development, Suffolk University.
    Ms. Pita teaches 8th grade English.
     
    Catherine J. Richards
    Educational Background: J.D. University of Notre Dame Law School; B.A. English Northern Illinois University
    Ms. Richards currently teaches English 2  and English 4.
    Richards_Catherine@mybps.us
     
    Christy Salley
    Educational Background: B.A., St. Lawrence University; M.A. in English Literature from University of Nebraska-Lincoln
    Ms. Salley currently teaches AP English Literature and Composition and EN II.  She has been involved in the Future Problem Solving program for 16 years.  She coaches 2 FPS teams, coach Scenario Writers, and coach Community Problem Solving. She is the co-advisor to Kaleidoscope with Ms. Leveroni.
    Salley_Christy@mybps.us
     
    Brooke M. Styche
    Educational Background: MAT, English: Bridgewater State University; BA, Theater & Dance:Trinity College.
    Ms. Styche currently teaches AP Language and Composition.  She is the BHS Poetry Co-Coordinator
    Styche_Brooke@mybps.us
     
    Martha Rockwell Swindler 
    Educational Background: Brown University, BA English ’92; Tufts University MA Ed. ‘93
    Ms. Swindler currently teaches Understanding Diversity, Yearbook, and English II Honors.  She runs the yearbook club, and is involved with Challenge Day and the Gay/Straight Alliance. 
     
    Laura A. Welch
    Educational Background: B.A. English, Regis College 1994; M.Ed. Reading, American International College 2011
    Ms. Welch currently teaches Academic Literacy Grades 8-12.  She is the Co-Advisor to the Poetry Club.
    Welch_Laura@mybps.us
     
    Kaitlyn Whidden
    Educational Background: Westfield State University  
    Ms. Oberg currently teaches EN I and EN III. 
    whidden_kaitlyn@mybps.us 
     
    Keryn Wojciechowski