Faculty & Staff

Our highly qualified, experienced, and passionate faculty support and nurture each child, preparing students for academic and social success.

This community of teachers models integrity, curiosity, responsibility, and creativity, as well as respect for the individual and their unique needs. Focusing on our goal of helping each child discover, develop, and thrive in the classroom and beyond, our exceptional teachers are committed to best practices of progressive and specialized teaching methods.

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Montcrest School
658 Broadview Avenue
Toronto, ON
M4K 2P1
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Tel. 416-469-2008

Attendance:
416-469-2008
ext. 5001

General Email

Administration

  • Don Kawasoe, Interim Head of School email ext. 5190
  • Jeff Borsten, Assistant Head, Student Life email ext. 5017
  • Matthew Barry, Assistant Head, Teaching & Learning email ext. 5171
  • Eugene Calvez, Director of IT email ext. 5188
  • Michael Dilworth, Director of Marketing & Communications email ext. 5018
  • Natalie Hollinshead, Director of Admissions  email ext. 5178
  • Dawn Marshall, Director of Finance email ext. 5155
  • Gerry De Fazio , Director of Learning, Strategy & Innovation email ext. 5199
  • Daniela Aptowitzer, Social Worker email ext. 5175
  • Hamza Munawar, Advancement & Communications email ext. 5196
  • Greg Reynolds, Director of Facilities email ext. 5071
  • Geneva Dalley, MPA Liaison, Advancement & Community Relations email ext. 5121
  • Elana Kerbel, Learning Support Coordinator email ext. 5154
  • Martha Mansfield, Administrative Assistant email ext. 5192
  • Andrea Mercer, Associate Director of Admissions email ext. 5191
  • Allison Morley, Administrative Assistant email ext. 5185
  • Julia Zhou, Accounting Clerk email
  • Grant Nix, Director of Athletics  email ext. 5020
  • Lisa Swarbrick, Director of Performing Arts & Co-Curriculars email ext. 5052
  • Maggie Zegas-Tepper, Assistant to the Head of School email ext. 5006
  • Krishna Sukhai, Systems Administrator email ext. 5009

Primary – JK to Grade 3

 JK & SK

  • Mara Berzins, Junior Kindergarten email ext. 5111
  • Carley Page, Junior Kindergarten email ext. 5122
  • Ajla Bilajbegovic, Senior Kindergarten email ext. 5187
  • Diane Kingstone, Senior Kindergarten email ext. 5041
  • Kristie Cairns, Senior Kindergarten, email

Grade 1

  • Zane Mersky, Grade 1 email
  • Emily Woolner, Grade 1 email ext. 5055

Grade 2

  • Miriam John, Grade 2 email ext. 5057
  • Krista Cobham, Grade 2, email

Grade 3

    • Laurie Arseneau, Grade 3 email ext. 5023
    • Beth Histed, Grade 3 email ext. 5167

     

    Specialty Teachers

    • Chelsea O’Brien, Primary French email ext. 5173
    • Kerry-Ann Grant, Primary Physical Education email ext. 5034
    • Sharon Charbonneau, Primary/Junior Arts email ext. 5163
    • Carol Macfarlane, Primary/Junior Music email ext. 5093
    • Grant Nix, Primary/Junior Physical Education, Director of Athletics email ext. 5020
    • Gordon Trites, Drama email
    • Lisa Swarbrick, Drama, Director of Performing Arts & Cocurriculars email ext. 5052

    Associate Teachers

    • Angela WellsAssociate Teacher  email

     

    Junior – Grades 4 & 5

    Grade 4

    • Chelsea Jensen, Grade 4 email ext. 5162
    • Karen Tanod, Grade 4 email

    Grade 5

    • Megan Smith, Grade 5 email ext. 5127
    • Sara Spencer, Grade 5, email
    • David Wichman, Grade 5 email ext. 5148

       

        Specialty Teachers

        • Kerry Hooton, Junior French email ext. 5060

        • Sharon Charbonneau, Primary/Junior Arts email ext. 5163
        • Carol Macfarlane, Primary/Junior Music email ext. 5093
        • Grant Nix, Primary/Junior Physical Education, Director of Athletics email ext. 5020
        • Gordon Trites, Drama email
        • Lisa Swarbrick, Drama, Director of Performing Arts & Cocurriculars email ext. 5052

         

        Middle School – Grades 6-8

        Grade 6

        • Nicola Daykin, Grade 6 email ext. 5080 
        • Katie Willis, Grade 6 email ext. 5086
        • Simone Sullivan, Grade 6, email
        • Robyn Selvam, Grade 6 email

        Grade 7

        • Jennifer Vincent, Grade 7 & Middle School Music email ext. 5038
        • Tricia Smith, Grade 7 & English email ext. 5050
        • Ryan Coutts, Grade 7, Geography & History email ext. 5087

        Grade 8

        • Dan Bailey, Grade 8, History & Science email ext. 5015 
        • Dawn Cohen, Grade 8 Advisor, Math email ext. 5033 
        • Dani Klein, Grade 8, English & Transition Coordinator email ext. 5125
        • Joey Redican, Grade 8 & Mathematics email

        Specialty Teachers

          • Mufridah Nolan, Grade 7 English & Learning Support email
          • Ruthanne Corman, Grade 8 English & Learning Support email ext. 5151
          • Wendy Bain, Middle School Mathematics email ext. 5025
          • Dara Gellman, Middle School Art email ext. 5144
          • Nick Spence, Middle School Physical Education email ext. 5177
          • Emma Stewart, Middle School French & Social Emotional Learning Coordinator email ext. 5126
          • Jennifer Bairos, Middle School French email ext. 5027 
          • Yvonne Boyd, Middle School Science email ext. 5056 
          • Dawn Cohen, Middle School Mathematics & Student Leadership email
          • Gordon Trites, Drama email
          • Lisa Swarbrick, Drama, Director of Performing Arts & Cocurriculars email ext. 5052

         

        Learning Support

         

         

        • Elana Kerbel, Learning Support Coordinator email ext. 5154
        • Stephanie Curtis, Primary Learning Support email ext. 5164
        • Jackie MacPherson,  Primary/Junior Learning Support email ext. 5059 
        • Lisa McMeans, Primary/Junior Learning Support email ext. 5078
        • Jay Prichard, Junior Learning Support email ext. 5176

        Learning Commons / Library

        • Sacha Neesham, Teacher Librarian email ext. 5085
        • Katie MacDonald, Technology & Maker Space Coordinator email ext. 5169
         

        IT Department

        • Eugene Calvez, Director of IT email ext. 5188
        • Krishna Sukhai, Systems Administrator email ext. 5009
         

        Facilities

        • Greg Reynolds, Director of Facilities email ext. 5071
        • Darcy Doone email ext. 5058
        • Shannon McEwen email ext. 5141
        • Robbie Patterson email ext. 5183
         

        Aftercare

         

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