Ms. Tara Leonard » Biography


My name is Tara Leonard. I am the 8th grade English Teacher for β€œThe Collegiate Academy.” Although this is my second-year teaching, I am a passionate educator who believes that all scholars should be valued and treated with respect. My goal is to empower each scholar and prepare them to become fluent readers and future leaders.
  I attended Chestnut Hill College for my B.A and M.S in Education. I am excited to be in the process of completing my certification. 
  I am a wife of 18 years, mother, and grandmother. I have been a native of Philadelphia all my life. I am a true Eagles fan! I enjoy spending quality time with my family, reading, bowling, and traveling.
  I have an open-door policy and encourage parents to visit our classroom at any time. I look forward to an amazing school year and impacting scholars to step into their greatness.