Mark McDonald teaches English and is the department head. He also looks after the school library and coaches the curling team. He has spent all 12 years of his teaching career here at St. Dominic. Mr. McDonald began his education with a bachelor of arts from York University. He then received his masters in Cultural studies and Canadian Literature at Carleton University, and finally completed his bachelor of education at the University of Ottawa. Having traveled much of North America he offers his students a unique perspective of the history and culture of the Canada.