Raleigh, NC, August 06, 2009 --(PR.com
)-- Dr. Robert Littlejohn, head of school at Trinity Academy of Raleigh (www.trinityacademy.com), a preK-12 college preparatory school community located in North Raleigh, has announced that the academy has hired Stewart Wall as Latin and religious studies teacher. In this position, Wall will teach Latin III and IV, advanced placement Latin and religious studies. Wall will also serve as the boys’ and girls’ soccer coach.
Wall began his teaching career in 2005 at Forsyth Country Day School, located in Lewisville, N.C., where he taught Latin to high school students and served as a tutor through the schools Johnson Academic Center. Before pursuing his teaching career, Wall worked for MCI (now Verizon) for eight years, starting off in its customer service center and managing the Bear Stearns account and then moving into in order provisioning where he worked with customers such as Abbott Labs and Procter and Gamble.
Wall earned his Bachelor of Arts in Latin from the University of South Carolina in 1991 and is currently working toward his Master of Education in Latin from the University of North Carolina at Greensboro. He is a member of the American Classical League, Classical Association of the Middle West and South (CAMWS), Foreign Language Association of North Carolina (FLANC), and the North Carolina Classical Association. He currently resides in Greensboro with his wife, Marni, and two daughters, Meredith and Autumn.
“We are happy to have Stewart on board at Trinity Academy of Raleigh,” said Littlejohn. “His passion for learning will set a great example to the students here.”
“Since my college years I had a dream of teaching Latin, which gives me the opportunity to impact students through the Classics and help them understand the value in studying them,” said Wall. “I love helping young adults learn how to learn and succeed in their academic pursuits as well as in their extra curricular activities.”
About Trinity Academy of Raleigh:
Trinity Academy of Raleigh is a preK-12 college preparatory school community located just off I540 in North Raleigh. Founded in 1995, the school focuses on educating the whole person, with its strong emphasis on the classical liberal arts and sciences, sports, the fine arts, and spiritual formation. The top 1/3 of Trinity's 2008 graduating class averaged more than $101,000 per student in merit-based scholarships from various colleges and universities. Trinity Academy is also committed to being a resource for the Triangle community, creating partnerships with area churches and community organizations such as the YMCA, North Wake Baseball, The Princeton Review, and many others. Trinity Academy currently enrolls 328 students and employs 55 faculty and staff, under the direction of Head of School Robert Littlejohn, Ph.D. For more information, call (919) 786-0114, or visit www.trinityacademy.com.
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