Welcome to West Carthage Elementary!
name is Jamie Sweeney and I am a graduate of SUNY Potsdam with a
Bachelor Degree in Writing/Literature and N-9 Education. I also hold a
Master Degree in Elementary Education and a Certificate of Advanced
Study in Educational Leadership through Canisius College. I am
permanently certified through New York State to teach grades PreK – 6 and also hold an initial certification as a School Building Leader.
husband and I have two children. Cody will be a sophomore in the fall
and Cooper will be entering seventh grade. Both of our boys are
actively involved with football, basketball, and baseball. We also have
a mischievous lhasa-poo named Mickey Mantle.
a family, we enjoy watching and participating in sports, camping (in
cabins only), going to the drive ins, dining out and vacationing to a
variety of places. Our
favorite professional sports teams are...The New York Yankees and The
New York Jets. (Mr. Sweeney is from Long Island.) College teams...Ohio
State and Syracuse.
myself, enjoy reading, volunteering at/organizing events, shopping,
writing, traveling, making cakes and spending time with my family and
friends. (Pretty much anything to keep myself involved and busy!)
school year (2015/2016) will mark my thirteenth year in education and
my second here at West Carthage Elementary. Prior to being a Building
Principal, I spent one year as an Assistant Principal, four years
teaching 5th grade, one year teaching 2nd grade, four years teaching 1st
grade and substituted for one year in a variety of grades, but
are a few pictures of my family and a list of some of my favorite
things. Thank you for taking the time to get to know me!
Favorite Color: Blue
Favorite Foods: Italian and Chocolate
Favorite Music: Jack Johnson, Carrie Underwood...(Too many to list...I really love all genres of music!)
Favorite Sports To Watch: Football and Baseball
Favorite Athletes: Derek Jeter, Jorge Posada and Peyton & Eli Manning
Favorite Books: Too many to list...I really enjoy reading and I try to read a variety of genres.
Favorite Season: Fall