From the Head of School

From the Head of School2023-10-13T09:08:03-04:00

Lincoln Academy Head of School Jeffrey S. Burroughs

Jeffrey Burroughs has served as Lincoln Academy’s 44th Head of School since July, 2019.  He previously served as Assistant Headmaster for Academics at St. Johnsbury Academy in Vermont, a ninth-grade through postgraduate town academy of 970 students which shares the town academy structural and funding model with Lincoln Academy.  An engineer by training, Mr. Burroughs worked for seven years as an IBM program manager before beginning his tenure at St. Johnsbury Academy. Preceding IBM, he spent a number of years at the Hyde School in Bath, where Mr. Burroughs had a number of roles, including math teacher, Director of Admission, and Assistant Headmaster. Jeff lives in Newcastle with his wife, Melissa, also an educator. The couple has three grown children: Jeb, Andrew, and Eliza.