Kindergarten

 

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Ms. Jenny Ciupinski

Education
Bachelor of Science in Early Childhood Education from Illinois State University

Years Teaching
This is my first year teaching after graduating in May 2020!

Interesting Facts
- I love to journal, bake yummy desserts, and ride my bike
- I rode my bike over 200 miles this summer
- I love teaching at SPC!

Favorite School Activity
Watching my students grow throughout the school year!


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Mrs. Kate Murphy

Education
St. Mary’s of Notre Dame B.A. Communication- 2000
National Louis University Master of the Arts in Teaching in Early Childhood Education-2019

Years Teaching
This is my 2nd year teaching Kindergarten at St. Paul of the Cross.

Interesting Facts
I have three boys (11, 8 and 5) who go to Queen of all Saints, which is where I used to go. I love everything Disney (I used to work at Disney World), and met my husband when we were tour guides at Universal Studios Hollywood. I live across the street from my parents and a couple blocks from my brothers!

Favorite School Activity
Halloween Fun Fair


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Mrs. Mary Ruth Rinaldi

Education
Bachelor of Arts Elementary Education K-9 National Louis College of Education
Masters of Arts in Reading - Northeastern Illinois University

Years Teaching
30
20 years in 3rd grade-all subjects
10 years in kindergarten

Interesting Facts
I started at SPC right out of college
I have 2 kids in college and both went to SPC
I rode my bike over 200 miles this summer
I love teaching at SPC!

Favorite School Activity
Reading books to my students and the Tiger Fun Run


Meet our Kindergarten Aides

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Mrs. Maggie Burke ~ Kindergarten Aide in Mrs. Rinaldi's Class

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Mrs. Michelle Miulli ~ Kindergarten Aide in Mrs. Ciupinski's Class

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Mrs. Maria Sanfratello ~ Kindergarten Aide in Mrs. Murphy's Class