Instructional Staff

Teachers
Each teacher at Mount Vernon School is in partnership with parents to provide a well-rounded education for all students.  The majority of the teachers hold advance degrees in a variety of educational areas and continue to upgrade their skills through ongoing professional development. 97% of the staff members are certified highly qualified educators based on the criteria set forth in the No Child Left Behind Act of 2001. Mrs. Washington-Gayle is a National Board Certified Teacher and several of the staff members have been name District and State Teachers of the Year.

NameGrade/Subject & RoomEmail
Mrs. S. PenaPreK 4 - 105spena@nullnps.k12.nj.us
Mrs. S. Washington-GaylesKindergarten - 170swashington@nullnps.k12.nj.us
Ms. R. WingoKindergarten - 171rwingo@nullnps.k12.nj.us
Mrs. C. MachucaKindergarten Bilingual - 172cmachuca@nullnps.k12.nj.us
Mrs. M. Aiken-WrightKindergarten - 173mwright@nullnps.k12.nj.us
Ms. R. AriasGrade 1 Bilingual - 104@nps.k12.nj.us
Ms. A. Valente GarciaGrade 1 - 106a1garcis@nullnps.k12.nj.us
Ms. I. WattsGrade 1 - 108iwatts@nullnps.k12.nj.us
Mrs. N. BrowerGrade 1 - 110nbrower@nullnps.k12.nj.us
Ms. L. AparicioGrades 2 Bilingual - 107laparicio@nullnps.k12.nj.us
Ms. E. OsborneGrade 2 - 109eosborne@nullnps.k12.nj.us
Ms. S. FreemanGrade 2 - 111sfreeman@nullnps.k12.nj.us
Ms. M. WittGrade 2 - 113mwitt@nullnps.k12.nj.us
Ms. J. StrachanGrade 3 ELA/Social Studies/Health - 114jstrachan@nullnps.k12.nj.us
Ms. S. WilliamsGrade 3 Math/Science -115s7williams@nullnps.k12.nj.us
Ms. R. RichardsGrades 3-5 ELA - 116@nps.k12.nj.us
Ms, K. GiammarcoGrades 3-5 Math/Health - 117@nps.k12.nj.us
Ms. S. Marchesano Grades 3-5 Social Studies/Science - 119smarchesano@nullnps.k12.nj.us
Ms. M. LongGrade 4 Math/Health - 205mlong@nullnps.k12.nj.us
Mrs. J. BaileyGrade 4 Social Studies/Science - 207jbailey@nullnps.k12.nj.us
Mrs. M. RoweGrade 4 ELA - 208madams@nullnps.k12.nj.us
Ms. V. CarlisleGrade 5 ELA - 202vcarlisle@nullnps.k12.nj.us
Mrs. V. GainesGrades 5 Social Studies/Science- 203vgaines@nullnps.k12.nj.us
Ms. C. SchofieldGrade 5 Math/Health - 204@nps.k12.nj.us
Mrs. Williams-BrownGrade 6 Math/Health - 209d2brown@nullnps.k12.nj.us
Mr. J. LinfanteGrades 6 Social Studies/Science - 212jlifante@nullnps.k12.nj.us
Mr. C. ValentinGrade 6 ELA - 211cvalentin@nullnps.k12.nj.us
Mr. M. BashirGrades 6-8 Math/Health - 213mbashir@nullnps.k12.nj.us
Mr. S. BrownGrades 6-8 Social Studies/Science - 215@nps.k12.nj.us
Mr. S. LalandeGrade 6-8 ELA - 216@nps.k12.nj.us
Mr. C. HeronGrade 7 Math/Health - 217cheron@nullnps.k12.nj.us
Ms. B. PoindexterGrades 7 Social Studies/Science - 218bpoindexter@nullnps.k12.nj.us
Ms. D. MorrisGrade 7 ELA - 220d1morris@nullnps.k12.nj.us
Ms. W. FarrandGrade 8 Math/Health - 219wfarrand@nullnps.k12.nj.us
Ms. L. Jones,Grades 8 Social Studies/Science - 221l1jones@nullnps.k12.nj.us
Ms. L. JohnsonGrade 8 ELA - 222l1johnson@nullnps.k12.nj.us
Ms. K. BenwayGrades 5 & 6 Special Needs - 206@nps.k12.nj.us
Mr. S. MentelGrades 7 & 8 Special Needs - 210@nps.k12.nj.us
Mrs. T. GuchinskiyGrades 3-5 Resource - LL105tguchinskiy@nullnps.k12.nj.us
Ms. C. ScannelliGrades 6-8 Resource - LL106cscannelli@nullnps.k12.nj.us
Mrs. F. AlamGrades K ESL - 121falam@nullnps.k12.nj.us
Ms. Y. EchevarriaGrades 1-2 ESL - 120yechevarria@nullnps.k12.nj.us
Ms. J. TwilleyGrades 3-5 ESL - 118jtwilley@nullnps.k12.nj.us
Mr. A. ElhakeemGrades 6-8 ESL - 112aelhakeem@nullnps.k12.nj.us
VacancyGrades 3-5 Bilingual - 118@nps.k12.nj.us
Mr. M. NiviaGrades 6-8 Bilingual - 112mnivia@nullnps.k12.nj.us
Mrs. G. GomesELA Academic Interventionist - 101ggomes@nullnps.k12.nj.us
VacancyELA Academic Interventionist - 101@nps.k12.nj.us
Mrs. Y. SmithMath Academic Interventionist - 201ysmith@nullnps.k12.nj.us
Ms. E. CorkerMath Academic Interventionist - 201ecorker@nullnps.k12.nj.us
Ms. X. De JesusVisual Art - 174xdejesus@nullnps.k12.nj.us
Mr. M. HassanPhysical Education - Gym-1mhassan@nullnps.k12.nj.us
Ms. N. MitchellPhysical Education - Gym-2nmitchell@nullnps.k12.nj
Ms. P. BouknightVocal Music - LL102pbouknight@nullnps.k12.nj.us
Ms. C. NicholsonDance - LL103cnicholson@nullnps.k12.nj.us
Mr. M. CorralesWorld Language - LL104mcorrales@nullnps.k12.nj.us
Mrs. W. McCallumTechnology - LL107wmccallum@nullnps.k12.nj.us
Ms. S. SuberTechnology - 214ssuber@nullnps.k12.nj.us

Aides
At Mount Vernon classroom and personal aides work directly with the students in the classroom while school aides perform duties that are relevant to the everyday functions of the school. All aides are a valuable supplement to the educational process.

Mrs. R. KhanPre-K Instructional Aide - 105
Mrs. C. MonserrateK Instructional Aide - 172
Ms. T. PeacockK Instructional Aide - 173
Mrs. E. YatzilelK Instructional Aide - 171
VacancyK Instructional Aide - 170
Mrs. P. BenbowSpecial Needs Instructional Aide - 210
Mrs. D. MohammedSpecial Needs Instructional Aide - 206
Ms. A. AnabuiPersonal Instructional Aide
Ms. F. CiulloPersonal Instructional Aide
Ms. J. MoorePersonal Instructional Aide
Ms. S. HatcherPersonal Instructional Aide
Mr. H. AmedESL Instructional Aide