Mrs. Laura Hughes joined the St. Francis Xavier Catholic School faculty in the fall of 2010; however, her time at St. Francis began twenty years prior to that as a student. After graduating from Littlestown High School in 2003, she attended Shippensburg University where she received a Bachelor's Degree in Elementary Education. She is also certified in Middle School English. Mrs. Hughes teaches English Language Arts and American History to both 7th and 8th grade. In addition to being a St. Francis teacher, she is a St. Francis parent. Her son Jeremy is in 5th grade this year.