BCD Faculty

BCD’s innovative faculty cultivates in students the desire, confidence, and skills to be creative learners and critical thinkers.  Our distinct program and commitment to excellence attracts, engages, and retains individuals who are passionate about teaching. These teachers have access to the tools and resources they need to be energetic, informed, and creative educators and positive influences in the lives of our 21st century learners. They inspire, shape, and impact each student in meaningful ways that extend well beyond the classroom. They encourage originality, instill confidence, and model leadership – making the BCD experience one that prepares young people to become critical thinkers, creative individuals, and exemplary citizens of the world.

Head of School: Mr. Paul Lindenmaier
Associate Head of School: Dr. Susan Gebhard

Preschool Teachers

* Preschool Classroom: Ms. Sideropoulos and Ms. Oakes
Music: Mrs. Hilliard
Physical Education: Mrs. Heady

French: Mme. Barlow
Spanish: 
Sra. Velez

 

Lower School Teachers

* Kindergarten Classroom: Ms. Patel
Art: Ms. Sicurella
French: Mme. Barlow
Spanish: 
Sra. Velez
Music: Mrs. Hilliard
Physical Education: Mrs. Heady

* First & Second Grade Vertical Classroom: Ms. Lindsay and Ms. Allentuck
Art: Ms. Sicurella
French: Mme. Barlow
Spanish: Sra. Velez
Music & Chorus: Mrs. Hilliard
Physical Education: Mrs. Heady
Theatre: Ms. Katzoff

* Third Grade Class: Mrs. Romano
Art: Ms. Sicurella
French: Mme. Barlow
Spanish: Sra. Velez
Music & Chorus: Mrs. Hilliard
Physical Education: Mrs. Heady
Science: Mr. Gore
Theatre: Ms. Katzoff

Middle School Teachers

* Grade 4
Homeroom Teachers: Mr. Renkert
Art: Ms. Sicurella
French: Mme. Barlow
Spanish: Sra. Velez
Humanities: Mr. Renkert
Integrated Studies: Mr. Renkert
Math: Mr. Renkert
Music: Mrs. Hilliard
PE: Mrs. Heady
Science: Mr. Gore
Shop: Mr. Katz

* Grade 5
Homeroom Teachers: Dr. Lederman
Art: Ms. Sicurella
English: Dr. Lederman
French: Mme. Barlow
History: Dr. Lederman
Integrated Studies: Mr. Perkins
Math: Mr. Douglas and Mr. Perkins
Music & Chorus: Mrs. Hilliard
PE: Mrs. Heady
Science: Mr. Gore
Shop: Mr. Katz
Spanish: Sra. Velez

* Grade 6
Homeroom Teachers: 
Mr. Perkins and Mr. Oakes
Art: Ms. Sicurella
English: Mr. Oakes
French: Mme. Barlow
Geography: Mrs. Pitcher-Hoffman
Integrated Studies: Mr. Oakes
Latin: Mrs. Fawcett
Math: Mrs. Benner and Mr. Douglas
Music & Chorus: Mrs. Hilliard
PE: Mrs. Heady
Science: Mr. Gore
Shop: Mr. Katz
Spanish: Sra. Velez

Upper School Teachers

* Grade 7
Homeroom Teachers: Mrs. Pitcher-Hoffman
English 7: Mr. Fawcett and Mrs. Pitcher-Hoffman
French 7: Mme. Barlow
History: Mrs. Pitcher-Hoffman
Integrated Studies: Mr. Gore
Latin 7: 
Mrs. Fawcett
Physics: 
Mrs. Benner
Pre-Algebra: 
Mr. Douglas
Pre-Algebra: 
Mr. Perkins
Spanish 7: 
Sra. Velez

* Grade 8
Homeroom Teachers:
 Mr. Gore and Ms. Barlow
Algebra 8: Mr. Perkins
English: Mr. Fawcett and Mrs. Pitcher-Hoffman
French: Mme. Barlow
History: Mrs. Pitcher-Hoffman
Latin: Mrs. Fawcett
Pre-Algebra & Algebra 1: Mr. Douglas
Science: Mrs. Benner and Mr. Gore
Spanish: Sra. Velez

*Grade 9
Homeroom Teachers: Mrs. Benner and Mr. Douglas
Biology: Mrs. Benner
English: Mr. Fawcett and Mr. Oakes
French: Mme. Barlow
Geometry: Mr. Douglas and Mr. Perkins
History: Mr. Douglas
Latin: Mrs. Fawcett
Spanish: Sra. Velez

* Elective Arts Block
Music: Mrs. Hilliard and Mr. Suters
Yearbook: Mr. Oakes
Sculpture: Mr. Spitzer
Theater: Ms. Katzoff
Woodshop/Metalworking: Mr. Katz
Ceramics: Mr. Evans
Drawing: Mr. Knoll