Meet Andrea Suhajcik is the Lower School Media Specialist and has been with American Heritage for 18 years!

Name: Andrea Suhajcik

Subject and Grade Level Taught: Lower School Media Specialist

Years at AHS: 18

Most memorable experience at AHS: Taking my Second Graders on a "Blind Walk" so they could experience other senses instead of relying on vision alone. Then they wrote about their experience.

Favorite Hobbies outside of School: Walking on the beach, biking, rollerblading and writing children's books.

Any notable achievements outside of school?: I published four children's books based on my own children using a character education approach.

Children's name & grade (if applicable) and/or when they graduated from AHS? Ryan is in 8th grade Joseph is in 5th grade Brad graduated in 2018 My son Jake graduated from the School of the Blind in St. Augustine

Favorite Quote: “Nothing can dim the light that shines from within.” – Maya Angelou

Something that might surprise us about you?: I'm currently writing my fifth book.