Meet the Team that Makes St. John School Great


St. John the Evangelist School is staffed by a dedicated team of educators and professionals whose goal is to reach and teach each child to prepare them to thrive in the diverse and changing world that awaits them.

Meet the Team

Administration


St. John Reverend Anthony J. Smith

Reverend Anthony J. Smith

Pastor

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Sherrie Gemmell

Principal

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James Gambardella

Vice Principal

Teachers


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Patricia Hamilton

Grade 8

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James Gambardella

Grade 7

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Lisa Hugick

Grade 6

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Elizabeth Nielsen

Grade 5

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Leslie Biggins

Grade 4

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Megan Elliot

Grade 3

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Elaine Cieslewski

Grade 2

St. John Kindergarten teacher Diana Robert helping students

Diana Robert

Grade 1

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Jo-Ann Lesnikoski

Kindergarten

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Naomi Robert

Kindergarten Aide

St. John pre-kindergarten teacher Donna Olivieiri

Donna Olivieri

Pre-Kindergarten Teacher

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Jodi Paulin

Pre-Kindergarten Aide

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Cathy Tamowski

Pre-Kindergarten Aide

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Michael Petruzzi

World Language / Music

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Moira McSweeney

Physical Education

St. John campus ministry teacher Mary Hamor

Mary Hamor

Pre-Kindergarten Aide / Campus Ministry / Instructional Coach

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Emmanuel Parker, Jr.

Band Teacher - Future Musicians of America

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Michelle Clare

World Language - K-5

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Lori Oleasz

Art

Extended Care


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Moira McSweeney

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Jo-Ann Lesnikoski

St. John pre-kindergarten teacher helping student

Elaine Cieslewski

School Office Staff


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Ellen Perugini

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Madlen Kurutan

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Barbara Therrien

School Board


Steve Zarella, Chairperson

Diana Dane

Lisa Jones

Karen Prevalla

Veronica Summerfield

Kurt Sullivan

Additional St. John Resources


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Application Process

If you're ready to have your child apply to St. John, learn more about the application process and get in touch.

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For Families

From before- and after-care to volunteer opportunities, access all of the resources you may need as you navigate the school year.

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Schedule a Tour

If you're not quite ready to apply, consider scheduling a personal tour or shadow date for your child to see if St. John is the right fit.