Jeremy Cikada, Department Head - Upper School

School Information

School:  The Salzburg Institute

Position: Science Teacher

Years at SIM:   7

Prior Professional Experience:  20 years industrial chemicals and minerals, marketing, sales and technical service.

Clubs And Activities

Middle School Soccer, Science Fair Camp


Bachelor of Science, Chemical Engineering
Masters Business Administration
High School Chemistry Teacher Certification

Personal Information

I have enjoyed my six years at The Salzburg Institute immensely, teaching science and math. I have taught Earth Science, Physical Science, Pre Algebra and Transition Math. This will be my seventh year at The Salzburg Institute after twenty years in the corporate world working in technical, marketing and business positions in the industrial chemicals sector. I have a BS degree in Chemical Engineering, a Masters in Business and accreditation to teach High School Chemistry. My calling is working in partnership with my students and promote a love of learning. My wife, Gail, and I have two daughters.


Grade 12

The Arts
Dramatic Arts
Exploring the Arts
Media Arts
Visual Arts

Business Studies

Financial Accounting Principles 12
Accounting for a Small Business 12

Entrepreneurship, Panning in an electronic Age 12

Information and Communicaion Technology
Multimedia Solutions 12

International Business
International Business Fundamentals 12
International Business Essentials 12

Business Leadership
Management Fundamentals 12
Becoming a Manager 12

Canadian and World Studies

Analysing Current Economic Issues 12

Canadian and World Issues: A Geographic Analysis 12
World Geography: Human Patterns and Interactions 12
The Environment and Resource Management 12
Geomatics: Geotechnologies in Action 12
The Environment and Resource Management 12

Canada: History, Identity, and Culture 12
World History: The West and the World 12
Adventures in World History 12

Canadian and International Law12

Canadian and World Politics 12

Classical Languages - Ancient Greek, Latin
Classical Civilization 12

International Languages

Computer Studies
Computer Science 12
Computer Programming 12

EnglishEnglish as a Second Language and English Literacy Development, Level 1

French as a Second Language, Extended French and French Immersion

French as a Second Language, Core French

Advanced Functions 12
Calculus and Vectors 12
Mathematics of Data Management12
Mathematics for College Technology 12
Foundations for College Mathematics 12
Mathematics for Work and Everyday Life 12


Biology 12

Chemistry 12

Earth and Space Science

Earth and Space Science 12

Physics 12

Science 12

Social Science and Humanities

Family Studies
Food and Nutrition Sciences 12
Individuals and Families in a Diverse Society 12
Issues in Human Growth and Development 12
Parenting and Human Development 12
The Fashion Industry 12

General Social Science
Challenge and Change in Society 12

Philosophy: Questions and Theories 12

Technological Education

Communications Technology
Communications Technology 12

Construction Technology
Construction Technology 12

Health and Personal Services
Child Development and Gerontology 12
Medical Technologies 12
Hairstyling and Aesthetics 12

Hospitality and Tourism
Tourism 12

Manufacturing Technology
Manufacturing Engineering Technology 12

Technological Design
Technological Design 12

Transportation Technology
Transportation Technology 12

Computer and Information Science
Computer and Information Science 12

Computer Engineering
Computer Engineering 12

Please contact us for more information.


Adams, Emily
BS MS - Science


Arjona, Michael BA, – Social Studies


Arjona, Katie BA MFA – Fine Arts

Bayer, Jean BS MEd - Math


Block, Leigh BA MA - English

Blohm, Gary BA MA – Athletic Director


Branham, Jama BA – English

Brown, Brad BA MA French


Carlson, Diane BA MA – Spanish


Clark, Neil BS MEd  - Counseling and Guidance


Crowers, John BA MA – Math

Cumbow, Dennis – Technology

Davis, Jennifer BA MA - Science

Dawson, Ira BS – Math


deSantiago Luis BA - German

Eisenman, Matt BA

Ferencik, Emily BA MA – English


 Foy, Barry BS MEd - Physical Education and Health


 Gerace, Mike BS MEd – Fine Arts

Golden, Chris BA MA MS - English

Guckert, R. H. BS MS – Science


Harper, Ginger BFA – Fine Arts


Hartsock, Katie BA – English

Holman, Rob BS – Mathematics


Johnstone, Jessica BS MS - French


Killian, Steve BS MS - Social Studies


May, Jennifer BA MA - Italian


McConnaughey, Kate BA MA – English


McCurdy, Newton BA MA - Social Studies


Murphy, Bob BS MLA – Library Research


Rhoades, Sandy BS MEd  - Science


Richardson, John BS MEd  - Science


Rink, Mike BA - Math


Robertson, Don BS MA - Geography                 

Robuck, Winona BA – Science


Spivey, Kirby BS - History


Stricklen, Jean BA Med MA - Social Studies


Ward, Janet BA MA - Music


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