A Message from the Head of the Upper School
Buckley Country Day School is proud to announce that Mrs. Linda Bernard is the school’s new Assistant Headmaster and Head of Upper School.
Mrs. Bernard joined Buckley in July, 2013 after six years at Cayman Prep and High School in the Cayman Islands. There, she served numerous roles, including IT department head, interim head of mathematics, and 7th–12th grade math teacher. Her teaching career started in 2000 and has focused primarily on mathematics, information technology integration, and curriculum innovation.
Mrs. Bernard has a Bachelor in Education Degree specializing in mathematics, from University of South Africa. She holds another Bachelor’s degree in Pastoral Counseling Psychology from University of Sonoma, and a Masters in Instructional Design and Technology from Walden University.
Moving forward, Mrs. Bernard’s mandate is to provide thoughtful, visionary, and collaborative instructional leadership for the upper school, nurture positive relationships with all her constituent groups, manage effectively the daily operation of the division, and serve as its communicator-in-chief.