Social Studies Department

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    Carrie McCarthy - Department Chair
    Mrs. McCarthy teaches 10th grade AP World History and 9th grade US History Honors.  Extra curricular activities include Social Studies Department Chair and Building Leadership Team. She received her Master Teacher designation from the state of Ohio in 2009. 
 
     
    David Bakonyi
    Mr. Bakonyi teaches AP Government and Politics, Government and Financial Literacy. He also is a freshman class advisor.
 

     
    Marc Kirby 
    Mr. Kirby teaches 10th grade World History. In addition, he is the Yearbook advisor/photographer.  He teaches "The History of Sports" at Kent State University. 
     
    James Jackson
    Mr. Jackson is teaches Government and Financial Literacy, AP Psychology, and Topics in Social Studies. 
     
    Paul Spooner
    Mr. Spooner teaches 9th grade United States History and 10th grade World History.  Mr. Spooner coaches football here at Normandy and is also involved in the Boxing Club at Valley Forge High School.
     
    Susan Stovcik
    Mrs. Stovcik teaches 8th grade United States History and US Government. She is an advisor for Student Council and the Washington, DC trip coordinator.
 
     
    Chris Thomas
    Mr. Thomas teaches AP Micro/Macro Economics, and Government and Financial Literacy.  Mr. Thomas is the Head Swim Coach and he received his Master Teacher designation from the State of Ohio in 2014.  
 

     
    Nick Vento 
    Mr. Vento teachers 8th grade United States History and 8th grade Language Arts.