SMH Academic Support Staff

Meet Our Literacy and Math Coaches...

Mrs. Faherty

Literacy Coach, Wilson Certified Practitioner

UMASS Boston,  Masters in Elementary Education

Suffolk University, BSBA 
Came to St. Mary's in 2002

Hometown: Milton, MA

Favorite Book: Poison Wood Bible

"Learn from yesterday, live for today, hope for tomorrow."  -Albert Einstein

Mrs. Burns

Math Coach, Grades 1 - 8

Boston College, Masters in Special Ed

Came to St. Mary's in 2018

Hometown: Bristol, CT

Favorite Book: Shutter Island by Dennis Lehane

"Do not worry too much about your difficulties in mathematics, I can assure you that mine are still greater." -Albert Einstein


Mrs. Pezzote

Special Education Teacher, Grades 1 - 8

College: Assumption College

Came to St. Mary's in January of 2019

Hometown: Hudson, MA

Favorite Book: The Velveteen Rabbit

Favorite Quote: "Always remember that you are braver than you believe, stronger than you seem, and smarter than you think." -A.A. Milne


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