King's Town School


Roxanne Garwood

Grades 5 - 8 Math Teacher

Roxanne has 16 years of teaching experience and is a graduate of Queen's University with a B.Sc. (Hons) and a B. Ed. with an Additional Qualification in Intermediate Level Science. In 2007, she completed the Ontario Federation of Independent Schools Principals' Course. Roxanne began her teaching career in 1998, and in 2002 she became owner and Principal of Sempar Middle School. Her focus as a teacher is on building a strong sense of school community, and on meeting the individual needs of her students. Her professional interests include Outdoor Education and Environmental Studies. In her free time, Roxanne enjoys classes in ballet, Latin Jazz, and yoga.

Roxanne's guidance helped our students achieve great success at the 2011 Regional Science Fair, with three students going on to win National recognition, and our math and science department has continued to grow as a result of her enthusiastic and dedicated approach to teaching.