faculty

Assistant Principal
Mr. Steve Hernon 212-677-5190 ext. 3192
Ms. Tessa Derfner, K-12 Special Education

Student Services
Ms. Melissa Chen, Guidance Counselor | Admissions Officer
Stephen Kos, Special Education – ICT MG
Michael Muntner, Special Education – ICT MG
Jordana Kottler, Special Education – ICT MG
Hao Ma, Special Education – ICT MG
Jessica Lownes, Special Education – ICT MG

6th Grade
Mrs. Natalie Diamond, English Language Arts
Ms. Jillian Fletcher, Literacy | Theater
Ms. Ashma Patel, Social Studies | Grade Team Leader
Ms. Selina Zhang, Science
Ms. Jessica Trano, 6th Grade Math

7th Grade
Ms. Tala Councilman, Math
Ms Karol Petreshock, Science
Mr. Dominic Mancuso, Social Studies | Grade Leader
Ms. Suna Shin, English Language Arts
Mr. Richard Sullivan, Robotics

8th Grade
Ms. Johanna Cinquegrana, Algebra 1 | Math Team
Mr. Charles Hohl, Regents US History
Ms. Caroline Phillips, Living Environment
Ms. Lauren Turnowski, English Language Arts | Grade Leader
Mr. Chad Cinquegrana, Health

Art
Ms. Elizabeth Zacharia, Art Grades 6 – 8
Ms. Hilary Svihla, Art Grades 8 – 12 | Art Chair

Music
Mr. Pieter Voorhees,  Music 6-8 | Music Chair
Mr. Craig McGorry, Music 6-7

Physical Education
Ms. Jaclyn O’Connor, Physical Education 6-8 | MG Athletic Director
Mr. Scott McLaughlin, Physical Education
Mr. Jeremy Watson, Physical Education

World Languages
Ms. Nancy Alba, Spanish | World Language Chair
Ms. Weina Ma, Mandarin
Ms. Kate Searcy Spanish
Ms. Sarah Rosenberg, French | Spanish
Ms. Marisel Estrada, Spanish
Ms. Carolina Barreiro-Ojeda, Spanish