• Welcome to Ms. McKenna's Website!


    845-256-4100 ext. 69578 

    As of 2/11, Ms. McKenna's classes will be taught by Mr. Dorset. Email below:


    Happy Winter!



    I am available every day after school from 2:20-3pm in room 103 or the library pending any meetings.

    Please let me know or sign up if you would like to stay after school!

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    About Ms. McKenna

    I am a proud graduate of NPHS and I'm thrilled to be teaching English where I found a love for reading and writing. I graduated from SUNY Plattsburgh with a BA/MST in English Language Arts and Secondary Education 7-12 in December of 2011 and went on to teach ENG101, ENG102, AP English Language & Composition, English 11, and English 10 at Poughkeepsie High School from 2012-2015. Most recently I taught Integrated English 11 & 12 and English 11 Honors at Kingston High School from 2015-2017. I live in Poughkeepsie with my husband Jimmy and 4-year-old daughter Colette. Family takes up most of my outside-of-school time and I also love to be outdoors, go for walks and bikerides, and travel to visit friends and family.

    My family at the beach