Hello from our Head of School
Sara Petit-McClure is a career educator who brings her passion to her position as Head of School at Truxton Academy. She has a wide variety of teaching and leadership experiences where her focus has been on making learning engaging and meaningful for all students. Sara was the founding Special Education Coordinator at a dual-language charter school in Austin, Texas, where students learned in both Spanish and English. She was also the Science Coordinator at an elementary school in Laurel, Maryland. Sara holds a master’s degree in Teaching and Curriculum and Educational Leadership, a bachelor’s degree in Inclusive Elementary and Special Education, and is currently completing her PhD in Special Education and Disability Studies. Outside of work, Sara is a mother to two children; Amira, age 7, and Phoenix, who is almost 5. Along with her husband Eric and their children, she enjoys camping, hiking, cooking, and traveling. Sara and her family have a dog, a cat, and raised chickens when they lived in Austin.
Sara Petit-McClure, Head of School
Meet Our Teachers
Our School Team
Our faculty of talented team members, pictured from right to left:
Heather Boyden, Physical Education Teacher; Jennifer Hull, Classroom Teacher;
Sara Petit-McClure, Head of School; Marci Francis, Classroom Teacher;
Yuriana Uceta, Spanish Teacher; John D'Antonio, Classroom Teacher;
Leaf Carmer, Administrative Assistant.