Coordinator, English as a New Language
Clare Roach is a Coordinator of the English as a New Language program and a core member of our ENL Professional Development Team. She also serves as the coordinator of the two-way immersion program at Holy Cross School. Roach holds a B.A. in political science and Spanish and a M.Ed. from the University of Notre Dame in Notre Dame, Indiana. A graduate of the ACE Teaching Fellows Program, she taught high school Spanish, government, economics, and religion at St. Jude Educational Institute in Montgomery, Alabama. Roach continued teaching Spanish for several years until she eventually transitioned to teaching English to Spanish speakers. In addition to coordinating the ENL Program, she is a guest writer for Edutopia, an adjunct professor at Holy Cross College in Notre Dame, Indiana, and a mother to four children.