Michael Cunha – Teacher
Michael Cunha has been a teacher at the High Road School of Cecil County since 2015. Prior to joining the High Road team, Mr. Mike worked in banking, as well as in the restaurant industry. He earned a bachelor’s degree in psychology from Hofstra University and has since completed graduate work in special education at Wilmington University while earning a Maryland teaching certificate. Mr. Mike prioritizes the individual growth of each student, working with families to bring about meaningful growth with a constant eye toward improvement. He is a firm believer that a positive attitude and willingness to work hard are the keys to success in school and beyond. Mr. Mike makes these values a focus of his classroom culture, encouraging each student to have high expectations of his or her own behavior while building a strong character and self-image. Outside of school, Mr. Mike loves spending time with his family, watching and playing sports, listening to music, and playing guitar.