Head of School
(508) 543-9619 x 101
Marie Leary brings a wealth of administrative and teaching experience to Sage. Most recently Marie established an afterschool curriculum program for Kindergarten students in Braintree. Earlier in her career, she held the position of Director of Academic Programs at Carrabassett Valley Academy in Maine. She also spent six years at Barrie School in Maryland where she taught A.P. Biology and was Head of Upper School. Marie’s experience includes positions as guidance counselor and Biology teacher at St. John’s College High School (DC), Chemistry teacher at Noble and Greenough School (MA), and Head Alpine Ski Coach and Biology teacher at Wasatch Academy (UT). Marie has a bachelor’s degree in Psychology from Syracuse University and a master’s degree in Organizational Leadership & Management from Antioch University New England. The Sage School’s mission of incorporating a balanced approach to life and learning is was what initially drew Marie to the position. A whole child approach to education is key to the success of each child and is clearly a focus at Sage. Marie enjoys spending her free time with her husband Carl and their three children. Her family is passionate about the outdoors and sports. All three children are very involved in soccer and both parents have participated as coaches and spectators.