Children's Academy at Loch Haven

Shelagh Alsamman


Shelagh Alsamman serves as a Teacher for Children’s Academy at Loch Haven. Shelagh joined Children’s Academy in 2020 and has 20 years of childcare experience. She received her teaching credentials from Orange Technical College. Shelagh has taught in church preschools, childcare centers and had her own home daycare. She also homeschooled her children for 5 years when living overseas. Shelagh has also been an elementary school teacher and substitute teacher. She became a school director for a few years but her passion is being in the classroom with students. Shelagh’s name is pronounced “Shelia”, it is spelled differently as her family is from Scotland. She is a mother to four children, two that are adults and two teenagers. In her free time, Shelagh enjoys the outdoors and nature. She also enjoys running, swimming and singing in a choir.