Ms. Kelly Depa

Faculty Pre-Kindergarten, 3 yr old/Tu & Th, 4yr old/M, W & F

I love teaching at St. Edward School because…. It is a very close knit school and church community. All of the faculty and staff are very friendly. I also enjoy seeing my students learn and grow throughout the school year. I was very fortunate to be a part of this community as a student, and now as…

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Mrs. Danielle Calka

Faculty Pre-Kindergarten Aide, 3 yr old/Tu & Th, 4yr old/M, W & F

Check back soon – page under construction. I love teaching at St. Edward School because…. Outside interests (fun facts):   Other involvement with the school:  

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Ms. Holly Zimmerman

Faculty Pre-Kindergarten, Full Day/3 yr old

I look forward to teaching at St. Edward School. Growing up I attended St. Ferdinand School and Resurrection High School. After I graduated from Loyola University I began my teaching career at Our Lady of Victory School until it closed. Last year, I was a kindergarten paraprofessional in Wilmette, but I missed sharing my faith…

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Mrs. Pam Kay

Faculty Pre-Kindergarten Aide, Full Day/3 yr old

I love teaching at St. Edward School because…. St. Edward is my second family. I have been honored to see all my students throughout their years here….and now their children! Outside interests (fun facts): Gardening, baseball, football, hockey, having fun and going to parties. My #1 interest is spending  time with my daughter.  I LOVE…

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Mrs. Sandra Holbach

Faculty Pre-Kindergarten, Full Day, 4yr old

I love teaching at St. Edward School because…. It is part of who I am. I am an alumni, a parent of alumni, and a parent of a current student. St Edward is what I know and love. Outside interests (fun facts): Family – raising 3 children & managing a 36 hour day in 24…

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Ms. Jennifer Coopmans

Faculty Pre-Kindergarten Aide, Full Day, 4yr old

I love teaching at St. Edward School because…. St Edward School has such a close-knit community that I am proud to be a part of. Outside interests (fun facts): I enjoy spending time with my 2 boys, visiting with friends and family, traveling, and watching Ohio State Athletics! Other involvement with the school: I am…

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Mrs. Marie (Browne) Murphy

Faculty Kindergarten

I love working at St. Edward School because…. all the staff, students and families have been extremely welcoming and helpful. Outside interests (fun facts): I love spending time with my family and friends. I also love running, reading, baking and swimming.  

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Mrs. Tracy Johnson

Faculty Kindergarten Aide

I love teaching at St. Edward School because…. I enjoy working with children. They are so honest and fun to be around. It is so rewarding to see the look on their faces when you teach them something and they understand it for the first time. Outside interests (fun facts): I enjoy cooking and spending…

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Mrs. Kathy Chun

Faculty Kindergarten

I love teaching at St. Edward School because…. I love working with children. Outside interests (fun facts): Reading & Jigsaw Puzzles. I am an alumni and parishioner. Other involvement with the school: Auction, Moderator of Mission Committee, Creative Corner, Summer Tutoring, Cookie Walk, Trivia Night News about my classroom:   Reference website to check out: http://www.superkidsreading.org/superkids-reading-program/kindergarten.php…

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Mrs. Mary Ann Farinella

Faculty Kindergarten Aide

I love teaching at St. Edward School because…. I love children. Working with preschoolers never grows old because they are so honest and loving and have great energy. I have so much admiration for all the teachers that work here; some of them have taught my own children and have instilled in them such a…

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Ms. Jan Wawrzyniak

Faculty First Grade

I love teaching at St. Edward School because…. as an alumni of St. Edward School, I was thrilled to return here to teach such young and creative children. Also the faculty at St. Edward are very caring and supportive. Outside interests (fun facts): Reading, going to the theater, travelling, attending musical concerts and taking care…

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Ms. Patricia Weiland

Faculty First Grade

I love teaching at St. Edward School because…. I enjoy teaching young children! Their enthusiasm and energy is inspiring. Outside interests (fun facts): Dining out, attending plays, spending time with family and friends, shopping, walking, traveling, reading and relaxing…I have been a first grade teacher at St. Edward School for over 20 years. Other involvement…

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Mrs. Karen Valentino

Faculty Second Grade

I love teaching at St. Edward School because…. St. Edward’s family centered atmosphere creates an ideal environment for learning and teaching. I am able to witness the amazing transformation in my students from 2nd grade to 8th grade graduation. Outside interests (fun facts): Gardening, music and being with family and friends! Other involvement with the…

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Mrs. Kim Malecki

Faculty Second Grade

I love teaching at St Edward School because… of the eager students, wonderful faculty, and amazing parents. It is great how everyone works together to make each school year a successful one. Outside interests: I love reading, traveling, and spending time with friends and family.  

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Sr. Shirley Stockus

Faculty Third Grade

I love teaching at St. Edward School because…. The students at the school are so eager to learn new things and are willing to work with children from many different backgrounds. I also appreciate working with a partner teacher. Outside interests (fun facts): I am a School Sister of Notre Dame (SSND). I enjoy singing…

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Mrs. Kristy Michel

Faculty Third Grade

I love teaching at St. Edward School because…. Everyone involved with St. Edward’s is like a family. We all work together. The students are great and the parents are very involved with their children’s education. Teaching has always been a dream of mine. Outside interests (fun facts): Cooking, Football (Go Bears!) I graduated from St.…

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Mrs. Debbie Polli

Faculty Fourth Grade

I love teaching at St. Edward School because…. I learn something everyday. Also, the people I work with are helpful, supportive and fun to be with! Outside interests (fun facts): I enjoy gardening, music, the outdoors, traveling and taking in nature on the back of Mr. Polli’s motorcycle. Other involvement with the school: Student Council…

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Ms. Barbara Carabio

Faculty Fourth Grade

I love teaching at St. Edward School because…. As an alumni, I am the product of the education and values St. Ed’s teaches its’ students. We are a close knit and diverse community that truly supports one another. Outside interests (fun facts): I have been a cheerleading coach at Lane Tech High School for the…

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Mr. David Chun

Faculty Fifth Grade

I love teaching at St. Edward School because…. As an alum I have the chance to continue on the legacy of St. Edward School. Outside interests (fun facts)… I love Shakespeare and Poe. I also love baseball and hockey. Other involvement at the school… I am a parish usher and member of the school mission…

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Mrs. Nicole (Holzner) Applegate

Faculty Fifth Grade

I love teaching at St. Edward School because…. I enjoy being able to positively impact the students as well as the opportunity to learn from them daily. Outside interests (fun facts): Archery is a hobby of mine. I also love spending time with my family. Other involvement with the school: Environmental Club News about my…

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Ms. Cindy Rosasco

Faculty Sixth Grade, Junior High Departmental: Social Studies

I love teaching at St. Edward School because…. it has become my home away from home. I have met some of my closest friends here at the school and parish. Outside interests (fun facts): All the things listed below are my outside interests, essentially being involved with the school in other ways. Other involvement with…

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Mr. Matthew B

Faculty Seventh Grade, Junior High Departmental: Language Arts

I look forward to teaching at St. Edward School because…. The school has an amazing reputation and they have been very welcoming to me and other St. Cornelius families. Their small class sizes allow for more personal attention to students, and their technology integration helps ensure students are prepared for high school. Outside interests (fun…

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Ms. Tracy Mortimer

Faculty Junior High Departmental: Reading, Assistant Principal

I love teaching at St. Edward School because…. I love teaching at St. Edward School because… it has become a second family for my daughter and me. If I didn’t believe in and trust the education provided at St. Edward, I wouldn’t have sent my own child here. Outside interests (fun facts): Reading, Cooking, Baking,…

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Mrs. Kim Malinowski

Faculty Seventh Grade, Junior High Departmental: Science

I love teaching at St. Edward School because…. of the students. They make each day exciting and different from the previous day. Outside interests (fun facts): I love to read, cook, scrapbook (or do anything “crafty”), play softball, travel, run and be with my family and friends. Other involvement with the school: Coach for Quiz…

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Mrs. Caitlin Sammon

Faculty Eighth Grade, Junior High Departmental: Math

I love teaching at St. Edward School because…. It is important to me that my students are learning in a faith-filled environment where a common goal among the faculty is to create a positive & successful learning atmosphere. Outside interests (fun facts): I have 3 wonderful children; Declan, Braden, and Maggie. I enjoy spending time…

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Mrs. Robin Juran

Faculty Music Teacher

I love teaching at St. Edward School because…. I enjoy being part of a strong family community. This year I will be changing classrooms from the PreK program to teaching classroom music for all grades. It will be exciting and challenging going from 3 & 4 yr olds to PreK – 8th grade. Outside interests…

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TBD – Spanish Teacher

Faculty Spanish

I love teaching at St. Edward School because…. Outside interests (fun facts): . Other involvement with the school:   News about my classroom:  

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Mrs. Ellen Kanik

Faculty Library

I love teaching at St. Edward School because… I actually started as a volunteer – liked being with the children and loved being around books so I decided to stay.  That was the same year Sr. Marie Michelle started!  Wow! Outside interests (fun facts): I like to bake – cookies and pizza. I make a…

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Mr. David Cho

Faculty Physical Education

Hello my name is Mr. David Cho, and I am very excited to be the new PE Teacher for St. Edward School! This will be my 7th year teaching PE. I was born and raised in Chicago and attended Northeastern Illinois University, where I received my B.A. in Physical Education and an endorsement in Health…

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Ms. Ann Corty

Faculty Art Teacher, Junior High

I love teaching at St. Edward School because…. I enjoy being with the children and appreciate the Catholic education environment. Outside interests (fun facts): I taught CPS 3rd grade for 30 years. I have a Masters in Art and I still enjoy taking Art Classes in pastels and pencils .  I have been part of…

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Mrs. Ann-Marie Greenberg

Faculty Art Teacher, Pre-K -5th Grade

I love teaching at St. Edward School because… My family and I have been a part of the St. Edward Community for 12 years. I have 3 children:  Georgia,  August (class of 2013) and Frankie (class of 2021!) My husband is a composer and musician. I am thrilled to have the opportunity to get the children…

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Mr. Gordy Malis

Faculty

  I am so happy to be teaching at St. Edward School. I have been working for the FranCenter for 25 years, and in that time, I’ve taught at St. Mary Star of the Sea, St. Lambert, and Queen of All Saints. Thanks to all the faculty and children for your warm welcomes and I’m…

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