The Hartsbrook School

Rosemary McNaughton, MS

RosemaryHeadHigh School Physics and Math

Rosemary joined the Hartsbrook faculty in 2010 after having taught physics and astrophysics at the college level at the University of Toronto, Dickinson College (Carlisle, Pennsylvania), Smith College, and the University of Massachusetts Amherst. She received bachelor’s degrees from MIT in 1997 in Physics and Humanities and Science with a focus on Music and Earth, Atmospheric and Planetary Sciences. She did her graduate work at the University of Toronto in Astronomy and Astrophysics. In 2013 she completed the Waldorf Foundation Studies course offered by the Center for Anthroposophy, and is currently in their Waldorf High School Teacher Training Class of 2016. She has also trained as an operatic mezzo-soprano, and is an accredited breastfeeding peer support counselor. She lives in a co-housing community in Florence with her husband and two children, both of whom attend Hartsbrook in the classes of 2023 and 2025.