Degrees and Certifications:

Lindsay Fitzgerald, English Department Chair

Mrs. Lindsay Fitzgerald serves as the English Department Chair and teaches AP English Language and Composition and Film Studies/Analysis. Raised in Northern Virginia, she received a BA in English from James Madison University and holds an M. Ed in Secondary Curriculum and Instruction from George Mason University. Prior to joining the inaugural staff at Independence, Mrs. Fitzgerald taught for 12 years in Fairfax County, including grades 10-12, IB Language and Literature HL, and IB Film Study. She is a Teacher Consultant for the Northern Virginia Writing Project, and when she’s not in the classroom, you can find her spending time with her husband and daughters. She is thrilled to be a part of the Indy community. Go Tigers!

All classroom resources and materials can be found in Schoology.

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2023-24 Schedule:

A Day                                                       B Day

1st Block:  AP English Lang & Comp        5th Block: AP English Lang & Comp

2nd Block: Planning                                   6th Block: Planning

3rd Block: Department Chair                     7th Block: Film Studies

4th Block: Planning                                    8th Block: AP English Lang & Comp