Mrs. Kathy J. Sparks, Principal
Kathy Sparks received her bachelor of arts degree from St. Mary College, Notre Dame, Indiana majoring in Religious Studies. She began her teaching career at Gabriel Richard High School, Riverview, MI in the Theology department. Kathy completed a Master’s degree in Clinical Behavioral Psychology from Eastern Michigan University. After meeting her husband and starting her family, Kathy worked as a mental health therapist for several years. In 2007, the love of education brought Kathy back into teaching as a classroom teacher, counselor, and administrator at Shrine High School and Academy, Royal Oak, MI. In 2013, Kathy completed her second Master’s degree in Catholic Educational Leadership from Madonna University. In 2014, Kathy became principal at St. Mary Catholic School, Wayne, MI.
Kathy, her husband Joe, and daughter Megan, reside in Novi. As a product of 13 years of quality Catholic Education, Megan in now enjoying success in college.
“I am delighted to serve as the principal of St. Mary Catholic School. I think we are only beginning to see the amazing academic achievement and faith development of our talented students.” ~Mrs. Kathy Sparks