Blackmer | The Heights School

Mr. Kyle Blackmer

7thGrade Core; 7th Grade Lands and Conquests

B.A., M.A. Adelphi University; M.A. Queen's University College

Kyle Blackmer has been teaching humanities at The Heights since 2015, including the 7th grade Core of English and Latin, as well as 7th grade history. He developed a love for the great outdoors while growing up in Central New York, between the Finger Lakes and the Adirondack Mountains, and now advises both the Ski Club in the Upper School and the Karol Wojtyla Outdoorsman’s Club in the Middle School. A Division-1 soccer player, Kyle is the goalkeeper coach for The Heights soccer program and trains keepers in grades 7-12. Kyle’s other interests include Irish history and music – both of which he pursued during his graduate studies in Northern Ireland – and working in his family’s vegetable garden. Kyle is the Director of Clubs and Activities at The Heights and is also in charge of organizing the famous Clan Games. Kyle lives in Hyattsville, Maryland, with his wife Julie and their son Thomas.

Years at The Heights: 4