Mrs. Bolinda

Director/ 4 Year Old Teacher

Years with Preschool: 5
Favorite Children’s Book:  The Rainbow Fish
Favorite Snack:  Chocolate Chip Cookies
Favorite Activity:  Playing Play-Doh with the children and reading stories
Favorite Preschool Memory:  My favorite preschool memory was eruptingthe volcano we made in class during letter “V” week.  The expressions on the children’s faces became a forever memory in my heart.  I also love meeting all the new St. John’s families on the first day of school.

Mrs. Claypool

4 Year Old Assistant

Years with Preschool: 28
Favorite Children’s Book:  The Small One
Favorite Snack:  Chocolate Chip Cookies
Favorite Activity:  Painting with the children
Favorite Preschool Memory:  I have so many wonderful memories, it is hard to choose just one.  I love spending time doing crafts with the children.  It is a special time baking with the children.

Mrs. Coran

4 Year Old Teacher                                      

Years with Preschool: 10
Favorite Children’s Book:  Charlotte’s Web
Favorite Snack:  Pretzels – especially chocolate covered ones
Favorite Activity:  Gardening, reading, and spending time with my family
Favorite Preschool Memory:  Playing in our sand table with our preschool friends.

Mrs. Greaser

Pre-K Teacher

Years with Preschool: First Year!
Favorite Children's Book: The Book With No Pictures
Favorite Snack: Pretzels and hummus
Favorite Activity: Gardening
Favorite Preschool Memory: Creating art from found objects.

Mrs. Atherton

Gym Teacher

Years with Preschool: First Year
Favorite Children’s Book:  Any Dr. Seuss book or Pete the Cat
Favorite Snack:  Ice Cream
Favorite Activity:  Going to Pirate's games with my family or watching my kids play baseball and soccer.
Favorite Preschool Memory:  Attending all the holiday partieslast year while my son was in the 4 year old class.  I loved seeing the kids having fun and enjoying the parties.

Mrs. Price

Gym Teacher

Years with Preschool: First Year!
Favorite Children’s Book:  Any Pete the Cat Book and The Day the Crayons Quit
Favorite Snack:  Blueberry Donuts
Favorite Activity:  Riding bikes and swimming with my family
Favorite Preschool Memory:  As a student at St. John’s many, many, many years ago, one day in the winter, we all put our big puffy winter coats on backwards as our parents arrived to pick us up.  We all laughed so hard and our moms thought that we were silly.

Mrs. Roberts

3 Year Old Teacher

Years with Preschool: 25
Favorite Children’s Book:  A Fish Out of Water
Favorite Snack:  Dunkin Donuts
Favorite Activity:  Walking, biking, shopping, and spending time with my family
Favorite Preschool Memory:  Field trips to Kool Cones

Mrs. Ross

3 Year Old Assistant/Mommy & Me Assistant

Years with Preschool: 16
Favorite Children’s Book:  Mike Mulligan and His Steam Shovel
Favorite Snack:  Brownies
Favorite Activity:  Taking walks, biking and shopping
Favorite Preschool Memory:  The year my son was in the 4 Year Olds, they had a fashion show as part of the Mother’s Day Tea.  The memory of my son walking into the room wearing his Hawaiian shirt, sunglasses and straw hat is unforgettable.

Mrs. Sartori

Pre-K Assistant

Years with Preschool: 
16
Favorite Children’s Book:  Charlotte’s Web
Favorite Snack:  M & M’s
Favorite Activity:  Bike riding
Favorite Preschool Memory:  During the graduation ceremony, one of our students ran into the restroom.  The show went on of course.  I could hear him singing God Bless America from the restroom.  He flushed, washed his hands, and ran back to the chorus line without missing a beat.

Mrs. Solman

4 Year Old Assistant

Years with Preschool: 
7
Favorite Children’s Book:  Curious George
Favorite Snack:  McDonald’s Frappe
Favorite Activity:  I love cooking, traveling, and taking photos
Favorite Preschool Memory:  One of the biggest joys I have as a teacher is to see a student learn something new and gain confidence.  I also love making children smile.

Mrs. Teare

Music Teacher/Mommy & Me Teacher

Years with Preschool: 
22
Favorite Children’s Book:  Goodnight Moon
Favorite Snack:  Goldfish Crackers
Favorite Activity:  Shopping
Favorite Preschool Memory:  Taking my own children on the field trips to the pumpkin patch.