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Born in Brooklyn, New York, Father Anthony J. Manuppella has had the desire to be a Priest from his earliest memories.

He attended St. Aloysius Roman Catholic School, Cathedral Prep High School, Cathedral College Seminary of the Immaculate Conception and completed his theological studies at St. Charles Seminary in Overbrook, Pennsylvania where he was awarded a Master of Theology Degree. He was ordained a Priest for the Diocese of Camden by the Most Reverend George Guilfoyle on May 20, 1976 in his Parish Church of St. Aloysius in Ridgewood, New York.

Father has served as an Associate Pastor at Christ the King in Haddonfield, St. Lawrence in Lindenwold, St. Peter in Merchantville, Sacred Heart in Vineland and Mary Mother of the Church in Bellmawr. He was appointed Pastor of St. Mary Magdalen in Millville in 1992 and Pastor of St. Peter Church in the year 2000.

Father has given numerous retreats at the Sacred Heart Retreat House of the Carmelite Sisters of the Sacred Heart in Alhambra, California as well as numerous conferences. Father Manuppella has preached during 40 Hours Devotion in many Parishes in the New York, New Jersey and Pennsylvania area.

Father is a member of the Diocesan College of Consultors and the Presbyteral Council. He is also Vicar Forane of Camden West of the Diocese of Camden.

Sister Rosa Maria – Principal

Sister Rosa Maria holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in education and a Master's degree in school administration, where she graduated "Summa Cum Laude". Sister is a certified teacher with most of her experience in elementary and middle school education. Prior to St. Peter's, Sister Rosa Maria had six years of experience as an elementary school principal and two years experience as a middle school principal.

Sister Rosa Maria is a member of the Pontifical Congregation of the Missionary Daughters of the Most Pure Virgin Mary, which is a religious community of teaching Sisters. The Missionary Daughters of the Most Pure Virgin Mary is a Mexican congregation founded by Venerable Mother Julia Navarrete and Father Albert Mir, a Jesuit, in 1897 in Aguascalientes, Mexico.

"What I want for your children is their happiness, peace, and safety, and their academic and spiritual growth. I want all our students to experience a wonderful, enriching, and holy Catholic school experience! With the help of God's grace, this is what I as principal of St. Peter School will strive for and pray for, for you and for your children."

Sister Rosa Maria, MDPVM

Kathryn O'Callaghan - Advancement Director

Kathy has a BS in Business Administration from the College of New Jersey and a Master of Public Administration from Rutgers, the State University, Camden. As life-long parishioner, Kathy has served as a lector for over 15 years and more recently serves as an Extraordinary Minister of the Eucharist. She is also an alumnae of St. Peters as well as a current parent. In her previous employment, Kathy prepared grant applications for municipal and nonprofit clients and was in charge of the marketing efforts of the firm, including website content, newsletters and e-mail blasts.

Mrs. Cathy Viola - Pre-K Teacher

Mrs. Viola has a BA from Holy Family University, Pennsylvania, PA. Mrs. Viola has been teaching at St. Peter's School for 4 years. Mrs. Viola has 16 years overall teaching experience in Pre-K, 2nd grade, and Physical Education.

Mrs. Dana Duvall - Pre-K Teacher

Mrs. Duvall received her teaching certification from Rowan University. She holds a Bachelors degree in Elementary Education as well as a Bachelors Degree in Writing Arts. This is Mrs. Duvall's fifth year teaching Pre-Kindergarten and could not be happier to be a part of the St. Peter family. She is looking forward to another wonderful school year.

Mrs. Jennifer Canfield - Pre-K Teacher

Mrs. Canfield earned her B.A. in elementary/special education and minor in psychology from Holy Family University in Philadelphia, PA. Upon graduating, she spent two years working as a Learning Therapist at Cooper Learning Center through Cooper Hospital in Voorhees, NJ where she tutored struggling students in reading, phonics, and spelling. She also spent three years at Moorestown Friends School in Moorestown, NJ working in their early childhood classrooms. She went back to school and obtained her Early Childhood teacher certification during this time. She also became a certified handwriting specialist through the Handwriting Without Tears Program. Mrs. Canfield is also a passionate dancer/dance educator and has been teaching dance classes at a local dance studio for the past eight years. She is thrilled to now be a part of the Saint Peter School family and teaching prekindergarten this year!

Mrs. Linda Lammers - Kindergarten Teacher

Mrs. Lammers has a BA from Rosemont College, Rosemont, PA. Mrs. Lammers has been teaching at St. Peter School for 12 years and has 20 years overall teaching experience with Nursery, Kindergarten and 2nd grade.

Mrs. Eileen Conville - Kindergarten Teacher

Mrs. Conville is happy to be teaching kindergarten for a third year at St. Peter School. Mrs. Conville received her teaching certificate through a program at Fairleigh Dickinson University. She holds a BS from Trenton State College (The College of New Jersey) and a Master of Arts Degree in Education from Seton Hall University. Mrs. Conville is thrilled with the warm welcome she has received from the St. Peter School community and is looking forward to another great year in kindergarten!

Mr. Edward Anthony - First Grade Teacher

Mrs. Marie Enny – First Grade Teacher

Mrs. Enny has a BA from St. Francis College, New York and a MS Ed. From Fordham University. Mrs. Enny has been teaching at St. Peter School for 14 years and has 24 years overall teaching experience in Pre K, Kindergarten, 1st grade and 2nd grade.

Mrs. Monica DiBease - Second Grade Teacher

Mrs. DiBease is excited to return to St. Peter School this year. She has a BS in Elementary Education from Trenton State College (The College of New Jersey). She is an alumnae of St. Peter School. This is her 10th year of teaching 1st and 2nd grade.

Miss Alyssa Tumolo - Second Grade Teacher

Miss Tumolo has a Bachelor of Science Degree in Elementary Education from Saint Joseph's University, Philadelphia, PA and a Master of Education Degree in Curriculum and Instruction with emphasis in Children's Literature from Penn State Unniversity. Miss Tumolo has been teaching at Saint Peter School for 3 years and has 5 years overall teaching experience in Pre-K, 2nd grade and 3rd grade.

Mrs. Mary Notos – Third Grade Teacher

Mrs. Notos has a BA from Glassboro State College (Rowan University). Mrs. Notos has taught at St. Peter School for 21 years and has 27 years of overall teaching experience in Nursery and Kindergarten as well as grades 1-8.

Miss Patricia Bianco – Fourth Grade Teacher

Miss Bianco graduated cum laude from Rutgers University - Camden and was a member of the Athenaeum Honor Society. She received a B.A. in English and simultaneously completed the Teacher Preparation Program. She holds a New Jersey Teaching Certificate for grades K-6. Miss Bianco’s prior experience includes teaching grades 4, 6, 7, and 8. She is an alumna of St. Peter School and is excited to be returning.

Miss Samantha Scavuzzo - Fifth Grade Teacher

Miss Samantha Scavuzzo - Miss Scavuzzo has a BA in History from Rutgers University. She has been the 5th grade teacher at St. Peter School for the past two years.

Mrs. Wendy Tell - Sixth Grade Teacher

Mrs. Tell has a BS in Management from Rutgers University, an A.A. in Sign Language Studies from Madonna University (MI) and a Masters in Education from Fairleigh Dickinson University. She has experience teaching 5th, 6th and 7th grades. Mrs. Tell teaches writing and grammar to grades 5-8. She enjoys working and collaborating with the upper grade teachers and looks forward to another exciting year at St. Peter School.

Miss Mary Campanell – Seventh Grade Teacher

Miss Campanell has a BS from University of Oklahoma. Miss Campanell has been at St. Peter School for 14 years teaching in 2nd grade, 5th grade, 6th grade and 7th grade.

Mrs. Kathleen Newman - Eighth Grade Teacher

Mrs. Newman has a BA from Temple University, Philadelphia, PA. Mrs. Newman has taught her entire 11 year career at St. Peter School in the 6th grade, 7th grade and 8th grade.

Mrs. Shana Grassi - Music Teacher

Mr. Kenneth Hamburger - Art Teacher