Flynn McLaughlin

Head of School / Homeroom Teacher

Mr. McLaughlin joined SMYS in 2018 as a homeroom teacher for Grade 4 and 5 and has since taken on the responsibility of Head of School.  Mr. McLaughlin’s teaching career began in 2006 in a small public school in New Jersey teaching 5th grade.  His career has taken him to 5 out of the 7 continents of the world. He holds two Masters degrees, one in educational leadership, and the other in elementary education.  

He believes in providing the best possible opportunities for students to develop inquiring minds, a desire to learn, and a better understanding of themselves and their world, while striving to achieve their personal best.  

Outside of teaching, he enjoys traveling, skiing, hiking, and spending time with his wife and three sons.