Newt Sherwin

Department Head


Newt Sherwin holds a B.S. in Chemical Physics from Harvey Mudd College and an M.S. in Physical Chemistry from Northwestern University.


Newt has been teaching for the past 20 years, first as a graduate student in chemistry, then as a teacher in the homeschool community with both her own children and in various classes and co-ops. She has been with Fusion Academy since March of 2020.

Fun Facts and Hobbies

  • Knits incessantly
  • Has a black belt in Taekwon do
  • Enjoys camping with scouts