Mrs. Meghan Donahue

B.A in English from DePaul University
M.Ed in Secondary Education from Loyola University
M.A. in Pastoral Studies from Aquinas Institute of Theology
Certificates for Catechesis of the Good Shepherd, Level I, II, III

Years Teaching
12 years at Sacred Heart Schools, Chicago
4 years at St. Julian Eymard, Elk Grove Village

Interesting Facts
My husband and I are proud parents of two teenage daughters Sophia and Nina, a rescue dog named Monroe, and a curious kitty named Otis. I love to read, complete crossword puzzles, cook and garden - all the while drinking coffee!

Favorite School Activity
Class time!


Mrs. Erin Guarnieri

University of Wisconsin-Madison
Undergraduate Degree in English and History
Minors in Religious Studies and Educational Services
Masters Degree in Secondary Education and English as a Second Language

Years Teaching
Teaching English Language Arts

Interesting Facts
I grew up in Barrington, IL and I am thrilled to be returning to the area. In my free time, I enjoy throwing pottery, cooking paleo meals, and playing tennis. I am a strong supporter of all Wisconsin Badger sports!

Favorite School Activity
My favorite school activity is weekly mass and spending time with my students!


Mrs. Monica Schultz

A.A.S. - Loyola University - Criminal Justice/Sociology
B.S. - Dominican University - Sociology/Elementary Education; minor: History; Endorsement - middle school History
Endorsement - University of Sioux Falls - ESL/Bilingual

Years Teaching
17 years:
Preschool - Jolly Fun House
St. Tarcissus School - Primary & Intermediate
St. Joseph School, Wilmette - Intermediate
St. Paul of the Cross - Intermediate and Jr. High

Interesting Facts
I am a Disney nut! I have owned Disney Vacation Club since its inception 30 years ago. I live on the northwest side of Chicago with my husband, Ed. I have one daughter, Amy, who is 25 years old. I love to travel, shop, and sing. I am an animal lover, and rescue dogs as often as possible. I have one sister and one brother along with many nieces and nephews.

Favorite School Activity
Tiger Fun Run


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

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