Social Studies Department

Carrie McCarthy - Department Chair
Mrs. McCarthy teaches 10th grade AP World History and 10th grade World History.  Extra curricular activities include Social Studies Department Chair, Building Leadership Team, and a building Data Coach. 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 Head Coach for Track and Field - Boys and Girls
James Jackson
Mr. Jackson is teaches Government and Financial Literacy, Psychology, Topics in Social Studies. He is the defensive coordinator for the Football team.  
Brett McCann
Mr. McCann teaches 9th grade United States History and 9th grade Honors United States History. He is the 8th Grade Volleyball coach, and is on the Renaissance committee.
Paul Spooner
Mr. Spooner teaches 9th grade United States History and 10th grade World History. Extra curricular activities include Ski Club, Boxing Club (at Valley Forge High School)  and coaching Football. 
Susan Stovcik
Mrs. Stovcik teaches 8th grade United States History. She is an advisor for the Student Council and the Washington, DC Coordinator.
Chris Thomas
Mr. Thomas teaches AP Micro/Macro Economics, AP Government and Politics, Government and Financial Literacy. He is the Head Swim Coach, an Assistant Track and Field Coach.  Mr. Thomas received his Master Teacher designation from the State of Ohio in 2014.  
Tim Wennerstrom
Mr. Wennerstrom teaches US History and US History Honors