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Ms. Kathleen Hayes

Education
B.A. English Dominican University River Forest, Illinois
Master of Arts in Teaching Dominican University River Forest, Illinois

Years Teaching
Guerin College Prep H.S. River Grove, Illinois
3 Years Teaching
12 Years total in education (teaching + program director)

Interesting Facts
I'm a Chicago Catholic School girl for life, from kindergarten through Masters degree! During quarantine last spring I spent a lot of improving my existing cooking skills as well and learning new ones. I'm an avid reader and love the Harry Potter series. I enjoy exploring walking/hiking trails in both Chicago and southwest Michigan where we have a summer/weekend.

Favorite School Activity
My favorite school activities are homecoming and attending school sports games!


 

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Mrs. Melinda Meo

Education
Bachelors Degree in Education from National Louis University and Masters Degree in Teacher Leadership from North Park University

Years Teaching
30 +
Guerin College Prep High School and St. Eugene

Favorite School Activity
I like to go and watch the students play basketball and volleyball.


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Mrs. Beth Pecoraro

Education
Bachelors of Science in Mathematics Education from Illinois State University and Master's in Mathematics Education from DePaul University.

Years Teaching
12 years mathematics teaching experience at the high school level

Interesting Facts
I have two sons, Anthony (5) and Joey (2). Anthony is a kindergartner here at SPC. I completed a half marathon this past spring in Disney World.

Favorite School Activity
I enjoy supporting the students by attending their extra curricular activities.


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Mrs. Helen Stephens ~ Math Consultant / Math Teacher Grades 6 & 8

Education
Bachelor of Science with Major in Math from Northeastern Illinois University
Master of Education in Administration from Loyola University (with a Type 75 Certificate)

Years Teaching
39 years teaching and Math Consultant
18 years - St. Edward (grades 4 to 6 - math)
6 years - Principal at St. Tarcissus (now Pope Francis Global Academy - North)
15 years - St. Paul of the Cross - 12 years teaching grades 4 to 8 (all levels resource, regular, accelerated, and advanced) and Math Department Head
Third year as Math Consultant 

Interesting Facts
I enjoy spending time with my 2 children, 12 grandchildren and 1 great-child (who all love to tease me).
My 97 year old mother (a Marine Corps veteran of World War II) keeps me busy as she will "always" be the "sergeant!'
I have a minpin named Marty, who would love to come to school with me as he is my shadow and is "velcroed" to me!!

Favorite School Activity
Coloring and reading books to the class