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
Becky Dendanto, guidance office

Sixth Grade

Patricia Capocciamo
Nancy Clark
Joshua Dornfest
Kathleen Higgins
John Kayser
Linda Kowalczyk
Charlotte Ladka
Kelli Monti
Jennifer Rosado

Academic Intervention Service

Diane Bonizzi, teaching assistant
Margaret Hughes, teaching assistant
Valerie Natt, teaching assistant
Nancy Mesic
Valerie Michels
Jan VanHage, teaching assistant
Diane Villegas

English Language Arts

Karyn Hughes
Elena Jordon
Lisa Nardone
Amie Walter

English as a New Language

Marisol Panteo
Sara Rosa

Foreign Language

Gaby Ackert
Kyle Lewis
Fabien Riviere
Amy Vigna

Math

Joseph Guarneiri
Stephen Joyce
Jacqueline Gamboli
Helen Rueckert

Music

Kristen Calohan, orchestra
Ellen Dickinson, band
Pamela Murphy
Barton Schindler

Science

Nadina Alarcon
Laura Muller
Michael LaMonica
Meredith Molinaro

Social Studies

Gina Angelo
Paul Bennis
Rebecca Haskel
Janine Robinson

Special Education

Mary Adams
Lauren Bertone
Patricia Boles
Elan Caruso
Jacqueline Demers
Marissa Kennedy
Kristy Leva
Katherine Loftus
Shalanda Marquez
Margaret O’Donnell
Kelly Vaughn
Jarrad Urydaghs
Fredrick Zamorski

Speech

Lisa Ryan

Art

Amber Brown
Christina Pahucki

Instructional Technology

Melissa Bailey

Family Consumer Science

Lisa Bellotto
Margaret Storms

Guidance

Jennifer Blake
Lisa Brent
Michael Toscano

Health

Michelle Killenberger

Library

Christine Banuls
Deb Scheetz 
Maureen Pugh

Physical Education

Donna Guarneiri
John Mardyniak
John Russo

Social Worker

Lauren Levesque

Technology

Michael Calabrese
Stephen Hill

Nurse

Nancy Ellefsen

Psychologist

Anthony Monti

Aides

Mildred Ardisana
Marisa Block
Ravon Carrillo
Carmina Carlucci
June Chiusano
Gail Falstein
Kathleen Jensen
Glynnis Jorgensen
Pamela Klusky
Gloria Knowlton
Shirley Molina
Meri O’Hara
Ana Pena
Maureen Pugh
Jill Quackenbush
Kerry Rourke
Leslie Roney
Julie Saltzberg
Alissa Smith
Deborah Scheetz
Marianne Schneider
Kathleen Thompson

Cafeteria

Michelle Lattimer – Supervisor
Veronica Alfonso
Shelli Raco
KIm Gato
Laura Gill
Elizabeth Smith
Nicole Petrakis

Custodial Staff

John Cayton – Head Custodian
Paul Giusto
Rich Heater
Belinda Hunter
Michael Melchiori
Carlos Perez III