Lafayette Spotlight: Bridgett Sledd

Who is Ms. Sledd? Read more to find out!


Meet Bridgett Sledd, did you know she is a special education teacher here at Lafayette, read this interview to learn more about her.

What do you do/teach here?

The subjects I teach vary based on the needs of students. My role as Collaborative Teacher allows for flexibility in the content areas I teach.

Why did you come to LHS and how many years have you been here?

I came to LHS in November of 2022, but I had worked for WJCC Schools prior to coming.

What college did you go to?

I attended Mary Baldwin College and a BA in Sociology.

Why did you decide to teach?

The decision to teach started at an early age. I was always inspired by my aunt who was a kindergarten teacher for over 35 years.

What do you love about your job?

The thing I love most about my job is seeing my students grow and succeed even if it is a small win. It is import to me that they know someone cares.

What are your hobbies?

In my free time I like to go camping with my family.

if you could live anywhere, where would it be?

If I could live anywhere, I would probably move back to Toronto. I love the diversity of the city.

Do you prefer movies or TV?

I prefer series on streaming services.

What was your favorite subject in school?

 My favorite subject in school was History.