C. J. Hooker Middle School Faculty and Staff

Principal

Heather Carman

Assistant Principal

Robert Siracuse

Secretarial Staff

Nancy Frenette, principal’s office
Arlene Petit, assistant principal’s office
Deborah Matyus, main office

Guidance

Jennifer Blake
Lisa Brent
Michael Toscano
Becky Dendanto, secretary

Grade 6

Patty Capocciamo*
Kathy Higgins
Jennifer Rosado
Joshua Dornfest*
Kelli Monti
Nancy Clark
Linda Kowalczyk*
Charlotte Ladka
John Kayser

Grade 7

Nadina Alarcon*
Meredith Molinaro*
Gina Angelo
Elena Jordon
Stephen Joyce
Paul Bennis
Jacqueline Gamboli
Lisa Nardone
Maggi Ackert
Kyle Lewis

Grade 8

Janine Robinson*
Rebecca Haskel*
Helen Rueckert
Amie Abate
Michael LaMonica
Laura Davis
Karyn Hughes
Fredrick Zamorski
Amy Vigna
Fabien Riviere

Special Education

Trish Boles*
Mary Adams
Lauren Bertone
Justin Campbell
Ravon Carrillo
Charles Doyle
Elan Luding
Christine Guerrier
Marissa Kennedy
Kristy Leva
Katherine Loftus
Shalanda Marquez
Annmarie Mollenhauer

ENL

Kelly Kennedy (ENL)
Janine Rossi (ENL)

Clinicians

Anthony Monti (School Psychologist)
Lauren Levesque (School Social Worker)
Casey Nardone (Speech)

Special Area Staff

Michelle Killenberger*– Health
Christine Banuls – Librarian
Pamela Murphy – Music
Ellen Dickinson – Music
Kristen Calohan – Music
Barton Schindler – Music
Amber Brown – Art
Christine Pahucki – Art
Lisa Bellotto – F/C
Margaret Storms – F/C
Michael Calabrese – Tech
Stephen Hill – Tech
John Mardyniak – PE
Donna Guarneiri – PE
J.B. Russo – PE
Melissa Bailey – Computers

School Nurse

Nancy Moore-Ellefsen

AIS

Diane Villegas*
Patrice Bridgewater
Valerie Natt
Jan VanHage
Margaret Hughes
Valerie Michels
Diane Bonizzi

Aides

Ionica Ackerly
Marisa Block
Shannon Byman
Carmina Carlucci
June Chiusano
Patricia Hartley
Glynnis Jorgensen
Pamela Klusky
Gloria Knowlton
Michelle Liriano
Evan Metakes
Shirley Molina
Diane Otero
Teresa Paulino
Ana Pena
Maureen Pugh
Leslie Roney
Julie Saltzberg
Alissa Smith
Kathleen Thompson

Cafeteria

Michele Lattimer – Supervisor
Sherri Raco
Laura Gill
Nicole Petrakis
Veronica Alfonso
Kim Gatto

Custodial Staff

John Cayton – Head Custodian
Paul Guisto
Richard Heater
Michael Melchiori
Anthony Rodriguez