Social Studies/Religion


BA, Political Science, Siena College
M. Ed., Marist College
Archdiocese of New York:  Level II Certified Catechist

Mr. Fitzsimmons is in his ninth year of teaching, his eighth at Our Lady of Lourdes. He has taught numerous courses in the Social Studies and Theology departments. This year he is looking forward to teaching US History! He will be teaching US History (Regents and Honors level) and College Sociology. Mr. Fitzsimmons also serves as the faculty advisor of the National Honors Society, and as the Theology Department coordinator.

“There may be people who have more talent than you, but there’s no excuse for anyone to work harder than you do.” ~ Derek Jeter

“Act as if everything depended on you; trust as if everything depended on God.” ~ St. Ignatius of Loyola

 “Blessed are the peacemakers, for they shall be called children of God.”
~  Matthew 5: 9