South Boston Catholic Academy


Mrs. Susan Connolly (K2A)

Mrs. Susan Connolly has been teaching kindergarten for over twenty years in South Boston. She is pursuing a M.Ed. at Boston University Wheelock College of Education in Early Childhood Education and has BA from Bridgewater State College in Education. Mrs. Connolly enjoys spending time with her family, cooking, reading, and visiting Cape Cod.

Ms. Emma Jacobsen (K2B)

This will be Ms. Jacobsen's second year teaching K2 at South Boston Catholic Academy. She received both her BA and M.Ed from Boston College, at the Lynch School of Education. Ms. Jacobsen loves teaching K2 and is passionate about fostering a fun-filled and safe classroom environment that promotes a love of learning in all students. In her free time, Ms. Jacobsen loves to read and spend time with family and friends. She lives in Cambridge, MA.

Ms. Campbell von Eschen (K2C)

Ms. von Eschen is so excited to be the K2C teacher this year! After growing up in San Francisco, Ms. von Eschen attended Hobart and William Smith Colleges where she studied elementary education and worked in various schools in upstate New York. After college, she moved to Boston and has lived here for the past four years. During her time in Boston, Ms. von Eschen taught Kindergarten in Wellesley and studied child development at the Harvard Graduate School of Education. In her free time, Ms. von Eschen loves to hike, ski and play with golden retrievers!