100 Overlook Circle New Rochelle 10804
100 Overlook Circle New Rochelle 10804

T-D Faculty

Ms. Virginia Keating

Lower and Middle School Director

Fourth Grade, Fifth Grade, Math 6

BA Early Childhood Ed., Psychology, Concordia College
MS Education K-9, Iona College


Mr. Don Johnson

Dean of Students

9 – 12th Grade Math and Physics

BA Mathematics SUNY Purchase
MS Mathematics, Long Island University
Further Studies at Polytechnic University and Western Connecticut State College in Math and Radar Technology


Mr. Alan Goodman

Director of Admissions

Music K-12

BA Special Education, Lehman College
MA Special Education, Manhattanville College


Ms. Christine Richy

Kindergarten and First Grade

BA Elementary Education, Psychology, Concordia College, SUNY New Paltz
K-6 Certification


Ms. Michele M. Colangelo

Second and Third Grades

BA Special Education, Lehman College
MA Special Education, Manhattanville College


Mr. Eric Griffin

High School Social Studies and Thematics

BS History Education, Mt. St. Mary’s College


Dr. Nathaniel Kernell

Classics, Latin, Greek, Humanities

BA Classics, University of New Mexico
MA and PhD Classics, University of Iowa


Ms. Almira Bubesi

French, Italian Also, History of Art and Architecture

BA French & Italian, University of Tirana, Albania
MS Archival Studies, U of T, Albania
MS Foreign Language Education, Manhattanville College


Dr. Benoit Van Lesberghe

French, Science, Math
8-12 Applied Science, World Religions

BA Theology and Philosophy, Continental Theological Seminary, Belgium
MA Language Studies, University of Kent, UK


Mrs. Assunta Pugliese

Social Studies and Italian

BA Psychology, St. John’s University
MA Elementary Ed., Iona College


Ms. Olena Vasendin

Mathematics & Physics, Russian

Masters Physics and Math, The Zaporozhye State Pedagogical University, Ukraine


Mr. David G. Montgomery

Middle and High School English

BA English, Hartwick College
MS. Ed., Sacred Heart
MA English, Trinity


Ms. Margaret Pilla

Modern Languages and ESL K-12

BA (Honours) History, University of London
MS Education, College of New Rochelle


Mrs. Shannon Moss

6 – 12th Grade Science

BSc. Archaeological, Anthropological and Forensic Science
MSc. Forensic Anthropology Bournemouth University, UK