Ms. Beth Hirschmann is the Lower School Vice-Principal and has served in this role since 2014. Prior to joining the administrative team she taught 2nd and 3rd grade here at American Martyrs School, beginning in 2005. In addition to working in the classroom she has served as Student Council Moderator, Catholic Schools Week Chair, Academic Decathlon coach, and was Leadership Team member. Ms. Hirschmann also taught 6th grade at St. Ignatius in Yardley, Pennsylvania.
Ms. Hirschmann holds a Bachelor of Science in Elementary Education from Gywnedd-Mercy University, and a Masters in Inclusive Education from Loyola Marymount University. She holds a Pennsylvania Teaching Certificate in Elementary Education.
Ms. Hirschmann is grateful and enthused to be a member of an unbelievably talented, creative, committed, and faith-filled faculty. They have created impressive programs and opportunities for our students that are engaging, flexible, responsive, and rigorous. The Lower School staff creates a strong foundation for lifelong learning and support students in becoming Faith-filled people of Excellence who act with Integrity and provide Service to others.
Ms. Hirschmann believes the commitment, support, and partnership among the parents and faculty & staff is what makes the American Martyrs School Community truly special.