"Ever since I could remember I wanted to be a teacher!"
Nicole Rodgers attended St. Patrick’s School in Smithtown from Kindergarten to 8th grade. She then let her Catholic education guide her to St. John the Baptist High School in West Islip. Nicole's journey continued to Dowling College where she received her BA in Elementary Education (1st -6th) and her MA in Special Education (Birth through 6th). Not only did she student teach here at St. Patrick’s but was a substitute teacher, a leave replacement for various teachers and a teacher assistant. Ms. Rodgers has been teaching the full day Pre-K program at St. Patrick School since 2014.
Ms. Rodgers is also a moderator for National Junior Honor Society.