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20 Nelson Road
Ithaca, NY, 14850
United States

607-256-2020

Faculty & Staff

Faculty & Staff

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Early Childhood Faculty

Yvonne La Montagne - Parent/Child

Yvonne La Montagne - Parent/Child

Devon Buckley - Peach Blossom Class

Devon Buckley - Peach Blossom Class

Karen Lonsky - Cherry Blossom Class

Karen Lonsky - Cherry Blossom Class

Larisa Kuznetsova - Apple Blossom Class

Larisa Kuznetsova - Apple Blossom Class

Kaylee Verez - Peach Blossom Asst.

Kaylee Verez - Peach Blossom Asst.

Joannah Fine - Cherry Blossom Afternoon Assistant, Grades AfterSchool Teacher

Joannah Fine - Cherry Blossom Afternoon Assistant, Grades AfterSchool Teacher

Kathryn Pierce - Cherry Blossom Asst.

Kathryn Pierce - Cherry Blossom Asst.

Annalise Kukor - Apple Blossom Asst.

Annalise Kukor - Apple Blossom Asst.

Sophie Heyerdahl - Apple Blossom Asst.

Sophie Heyerdahl - Apple Blossom Asst.


Grades Faculty

Mary Ann Vaca - Grade 1

Mary Ann Vaca - Grade 1

Claire Huyghe - Grade 2,3 

Claire Huyghe - Grade 2,3 

Beth Myers - Grade 4,5

Beth Myers - Grade 4,5

 

Specialty Class Faculty

Rebecca Lesser - Music & Chorus  

Rebecca Lesser - Music & Chorus
 

Julia Gray - Handwork

Julia Gray - Handwork

Christine Lowe-Diemecke - Cello & Ensemble

Christine Lowe-Diemecke - Cello & Ensemble

Danielle Kelly - Movement & Games

Danielle Kelly - Movement & Games

Augusto Diemecke - Violin & Ensemble  

Augusto Diemecke - Violin & Ensemble

 

Ann Piombino - Farm & Land Stewardship

Ann Piombino - Farm & Land Stewardship

Maria Carolina Marraccini - Spanish  

Maria Carolina Marraccini - Spanish

 

Risa Sokolsky - Reading Support Tutor

Risa Sokolsky - Reading Support Tutor


Staff / Administration

Dr. Emily Butler, DVM - Director of School Administration

Dr. Emily Butler, DVM - Director of School Administration

Karen Hollands - Office Manager

Karen Hollands - Office Manager

Jenn Bassman - Communications & Marketing Manager

Jenn Bassman - Communications & Marketing Manager

Carl Gibson - Facilities Manager

Carl Gibson - Facilities Manager