Dr. Thomas A. Virginia, Jr.

"Mens Sana in Corpore Sano" ~Juvenal ( Roman Poet)


A healthy mind in a healthy body.

Dr. Virginia has taught Latin for over 30 years. Currently Dr. Virginia also teaches classes at Amherst High School  and Sacred Heart Academy.

Students begin every Monday with a prayer in Latin. The 6th graders pray the Ave Maria; 7th graders pray the Pater Noster; and the 8th graders pray the Credo.

In March grade 7 and 8 Latin students take the National Latin Exam. The highest scores in the past have won award certificates.