Faculty

Meet Our Teachers!


Mrs. Mandy Scott

Mrs. Mandy Scott

In charge of our preschool program is Mrs. Mandy Scott. Mandy comes to Mount Royal Academy North with seven years experience teaching in public schools in the North Country. After receiving her bachelors from the University of New Hampshire with a Family Studies, Young Childhood Specialization degree, Mrs. Scott returned to Lancaster. Mandy and her husband are happily raising their daughters, Rachel and Phia. Mandy has been passionately involved in the development of MRA North. She is thrilled to be bringing an authentic Catholic education to many sweet, little souls.

Sabrina Rines

Sabrina Rines

The assistant teacher in our preschool room is Sabrina Rines. Sabrina has worked with young children as an activities director for both a summer camp and an after school program. She was previously a para educator, and has worked for the last 5 years as a Montessori teacher for preschool age children. She raised her three children here in the north country and is happy to be part of the team at Mount Royal Academy North.

Mrs. Jean Colby

Mrs. Jean Colby

A familiar name and beloved teacher in the North Country. Mrs. Jean Colby is excited to be stepping down from 21 years of teaching in our local public schools to become a part of Mount Royal Academy North. She feels honored to have had the opportunity to have taught grades K-3 throughout her career, and her life's passion is teaching children! Jean considers it an absolute gift to continue this passion in a small private school of virtue. She is thrilled to be a part of the Mount Royal Academy North team!

Mrs. Helen Martin

Mrs. Helen Martin

We are honored to welcome Mrs. Helen Martin as our 3rd-5th grade teacher at MRA North! Helen comes to us with over 31 years experience working with children, 24 as a certified teacher. She has taught at the elementary level in Northumberland School District and Lunenburg Public Schools. Helen obtained her B.A. from Vermont College of Norwich University. She resides in South Guildhall with her husband, Jerry, and enjoys her hobbies of reading, gardening and cooking. Helen feels both blessed and excited to step out of "teacher retirement" and back into the educational setting.

Jill Colby

Jill Colby

Jill Colby is beyond honored to be the Head of School at Mount Royal Academy North. A Lancaster native, Jill now lives just over the border in Vermont with her husband, Zack, and their three children, Maizy, Sadie, and Burkley. It has been a privilege for her to have worked on the development of this school! She is confident that with the education received at MRA North, students will become lifelong learners through the rigorous academic curriculum offered; as well as sincere lovers of virtue! Jill has learned a great deal through working with Mount Royal Academy’s Headmaster, Mr. Derek Tremblay, throughout this process and feels the insight into his position has been preparing her for her new role at MRA North. She is looking forward to ensuring that the school’s mission and vision will be carried-out and fully respected!