Sarah Symkowick teaches both English and Math at St.
Francis. She started her teaching career in the public
schools in New Jersey and continued to teach after moving to
California to earn her Masters Degree. She has been a proud
member of the St. Francis faculty for 25 years.
BA in History & Minor in Mathematics, Brown University
MA in English Literature, Mills College
Brian Briggs teaches all levels of Latin in the Modern and
Classical Languages Department, as well as history and theology
on occasion. He began his career as a junior high teacher at St.
Maria Goretti Academy while finishing his doctorate, joining St.
Francis in 2006. Dr. Briggs also coaches the Academic Decathlon
and Certamen teams and serves as the State Certamen Chair for the
California Junior Classical League.