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

 

  • Patti MacDonald, Head of School email ext. 5190
  • Matthew Barry, Head, Education Program email ext. 5171
  • Eugene Calvez, Director of IT email ext. 5188
  • Michael Dilworth, Director of Marketing & Communications email ext. 5018
  • Natalie Hollinshead, Head, Community Relations email ext. 5178
  • Lisa McMeans, Director of Student Success email ext. 5078
  • Dawn Marshall, Head, Finance & School Operations email ext. 5155
  • Gerry De Fazio, Head, Strategy & Innovation email ext. 5199
  • Daniela Aptowitzer, Social Worker – On Leave
  • Natalia Franco, Marketing & Communications Coordinator email 
  • Sanjevan Vasanthakumar, IT Support Specialist email ext. 1000
  • Greg Reynolds, Director of Facilities email ext. 5071
  • Emma Stewart, Director of Wellness & School Life email ext. 5126
  • Geneva Dalley, MPA Liaison, Advancement & Community Relations email ext. 5121
  • Martha Mansfield, Administrative Assistant email ext. 5192
  • Andrea Mercer, Director of Enrolment Management email ext. 5191
  • Allison Morley, Coverage Coordinator / Administrative Assistant email ext. 5185
  • Julia Zhou, Accounting Clerk email
  • Grant Nix, Director of Athletics  email ext. 5020
  • Maggie Zegas-Tepper, Assistant to the Head of School email ext. 5006
  • Ajla Bilajbegovic, Enrolment Management Coordinator & Co-curricular Coordinator email ext. 5187

Primary – JK to Grade 3

 

JK & SK

  • Carley Page, Junior Kindergarten email ext. 5122
  • Hannah NiteforJunior Kindergarten email ext. 5193
  • Kristie Cairns, Senior Kindergarten, email ext. 5216
  • Diane Kingstone, Senior Kindergarten email ext. 5041

Grade 1

  • Zane Mersky, Grade 1 email ext. 5214
  • Emily Woolner, Grade 1 email ext. 5055

Grade 2

  • Michele Du Maresq, Grade 2 email ext. 5214
  • Krista Cobham, Grade 2 email ext. 5092

Grade 3

  • Laurie Arseneau, Grade 3 email ext. 5023
  • Beth Histed, Grade 3 email ext. 5167
  • Miriam John, Grade 3/4 email ext. 5057

 

Specialty Teachers

  • Chelsea O’Brien, Primary French email ext. 5173
  • Kerry-Ann Grant, Primary Physical Education email ext. 5034
  • Agnieszka Chalas, JK-5 Art email ext. 5228
  • Sharon Charbonneau, Primary/Junior Arts email ext. 5163 – Parental Leave
  • Carol Macfarlane, Primary/Junior Music email ext. 5093
  • Grant Nix, Primary/Junior Physical Education, Director of Athletics email ext. 5020
  • Gordon Trites, Drama email ext. 5150

 

Junior – Grades 4 & 5

 

Grade 4

  • Robyn Selvam, Grade 4 email ext. 5204
  • Christine Dewhurst, Grade 4 email ext. 5128
  • Miriam John, Grade 3/4 email ext. 5057

Grade 5

  • Karen Tanod, Grade 5 email ext. 5053
  • Megan Smith, Grade 5 email ext. 5127
  • David Wichman, Grade 5 email ext. 5148

    Specialty Teachers

    • Kerry Hooton, Junior French email ext. 5060

    • Sharon Charbonneau, Primary/Junior Arts email ext. 5163 – On Parental Leave
    • Carol Macfarlane, Primary/Junior Music email ext. 5093
    • Michael Luchka, Grade 5-8 Drama ext. 5227
    • Grant Nix, Primary/Junior Physical Education, Director of Athletics email ext. 5020
    • Gordon Trites, Drama email ext. 5150

     

     

    Middle School – Grades 6-8

    Grade 6

    •  Katie Willis, Grade 6 email ext. 5086
    • Chelsea Jensen, Grade 6 email ext. 5162
    • Blair Livingstone, Grade 6 email ext. 5083
    • Nicola Daykin, Grade 6 email ext. 5080 – On Parental Leave

    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 ext. 5174

    Specialty Teachers

      • Mufridah Nolan, Grade 7 English & Learning Support email ext. 
      • Wendy Bain, Middle School Mathematics email ext. 5025
      • Dara Gellman, Middle School Art email ext. 5144
      • Maliaka Longmore-Reid, Small Class Grade 7 & 8 English email ext. 5224
      • Nick Spence, Middle School Physical Education email ext. 5177
      • Jennifer Bairos, Middle School French email ext. 5027 
      • Michaela Prendergrast, Middle School French email ext. 5229
      • Yvonne Boyd, Middle School Science email ext. 5056 
      • Dawn Cohen, Middle School Mathematics & Student Leadership email ext. 5033
      • Gordon Trites, Drama email ext. 5150
      • Michael Luchka, Grade 5-8 Drama email ext. 5227

     

    Learning Support

     

     

    • For inquiries regarding learning support, please contact: Lisa McMeans, Director of Student Success email ext. 5078
    • Stephanie Curtis, Primary Learning Support email ext. 5164
    • Jackie MacPherson,  Primary/Junior Learning Support email ext. 5059 
    • Jay Prichard, Junior Learning Support email ext. 5176
    • Mara Berzins, Grade 5 & 6 Learning Support email ext. 5111

    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
    • Sanjevan Vasanthakumar, IT Support Specialist email ext. 1000
    •  Ryan Tam, Coordinator of Data System email

    Facilities

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

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