Mrs. Magna began her teaching career at FAMS in 2002. This is her 20th year in the district as a special education teacher where she has taught 6th, 7th and 8th grade in a variety of in class support and resource settings. This year she will be teaching with Ms. Burnup for in class support language arts as well as replacement language arts in the sixth grade.
Mrs. Magna earned her undergraduate degree from Marist College with duel certification in Psychology/Special education and Regular education. In addition, she has received her Masters degree in Special Education from Felician University. This summer she completed an additional 30 credits in a variety of educational classes to enhance her teaching philosophy and learn new resources and tools for different content areas.
In her spare time Mrs. Magna enjoys spending time with her husband, son and daughter as well as her extended family and friends. She can be seen relaxing with a good book and soaking up the sun at the beach. Exercising and baking are also common hobbies as well.