Jacquelyn Knapp

AP Gov't, DE Gov't, Sponsor Senior Class

About Mrs. Knapp...

Mrs. Knapp is in her 23rd year of teaching. She has been at Heritage since it opened in 2002. Prior to that, she taught at Stone Bridge High School. This school year Mrs. Knapp is teaching Advanced Placement United States Government and Politics with Advanced Placement Comparative Government and Politics and Dual Enrollment United States Government.

Mrs. Knapp is originally from New York and is an avid New York Yankees fan. She graduated from The George Washington University with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science with a concentration in American Public Policy. While in college, Mrs. Knapp interned at the following places: the White House, a presidential campaign, and for the State Department at the United Nations in New York. After graduating from college, she worked as an assistant to a professor at a research institute. Mrs. Knapp earned her Masters of Secondary Education degree from Marymount University as well as her social science teaching certification. Currently, Mrs. Knapp is enrolled in a Political Science Masters program at American Public University.

Contact Info


Course Expectations and Homework

See class Schoology page


  • If I’m absent I should check class Schoology/Canvas page, make-up box in the back of the classroom, or email Mrs. Knapp.

  • Where can I go if I need help in this class? Ask or email Mrs. Knapp to schedule a time before or after school.

  • Students will place their cell phones in a designated holder in the back of the room at the start of every class.