Meet Our Junior High Teachers...

Mr. Wackerle

Sixth Grade, 6A

St. Mary's University

Came to St. Mary's in 2020

Hometown: Bridgewater, Nova Scotia

Favorite Book:  The Stand

"Believe you can and you're halfway there"

Email: [email protected]

Mrs. Clark

Sixth Grade, 6B

Bridgewater State College

Came to St. Mary's in 2020

Hometown: Holbrook

Favorite Book:  Castle in the Attic by Elizabeth Winthrop

"A person's a person, no matter how small." Dr. Seuss

Email:[email protected]

Mrs. Banach

Sixth through Eighth Grade Social Studies, 7A

California State Fresno, Education

Fresno Pacific University, Education

Came to St. Mary's in 2015

Hometown: Reedly, CA

Favorite Book: Pride and Prejudice

"Great minds discuss ideas, average minds discuss events, small minds discuss people." - Eleanor Roosevelt

E-mail:[email protected]

Mr. Turco

Sixth through Eighth Grade Literature, 7B

Emmanuel College, Boston

Came to St. Mary's in 2020

Hometown: Revere, MA

Favorite Book: Divining Venus by Mary Elizabeth Pope

"Did my heart love till now? Forswear it, sight! For I ne’er saw true beauty till this night." - William Shakespeare

E-mail:[email protected]

Mrs. Ruggiero

Sixth through Eighth Grade Mathematics, 8A

Bridgewater State College, Elementary Education

Came to St. Mary's in 1996

-Grade 6: math and science 1996-2004

-Grade 7 & 8: mathematics 2004 - 2018

-Grade 6 - 8: mathematics 2018-present

Hometown: Pembroke, MA

Favorite Book: The DaVinci Code

"An obstacle is often a stepping stone." - Prescott

E-mail:[email protected]