We are proud of the dedicated and talented teachers, staff and specialists that represent the Bishop School.

Below please find a contact list of Kindergarten through Fifth Grade teachers and staff / specialists in the fields of Nursing, Physical Education, Learning, Reading, Library, Art, Music, Team Leadership, and Custodial work. Many of the teachers below have included their bios as well as a class website.

You are welcome to contact the individuals below with questions regarding your child or the school.

Mark McAneny, Principal
Principal’s bio >
Email: mmcaneny@arlington.k12.ma.us
Ph: (781) 316-3792
Ms. Yvonne Gonsalves, Secretary
Email: ygonsalves@arlington.k12.ma.us
Ph: (781) 316-3790
(Click on name for email)
Supplies, Bios,
Class websites & Forms
Kindergarten Teachers Kindergarten – Supply List
Ms. Sharon McLaughlin (781) 316-3795 x 2742
Ms. Angela Morais Teacher’s Bio (781) 316-3795 x 2741
Ms. Jennifer Spencer (781) 316-3795 x 2740
Ms. Jennifer Keveny
Kindergarten Teacher Assistants
Ms. Angela HodgdonTeacher Asst.
Kathy RocheTeacher Asst.
Ms. Jeanne WallTeacher Asst.
Ms. Alicia DwyerTeacher Asst.
1st Grade Teachers 1st Grade – Supply List
Ms. Lynne Aftuck (781) 316-3795 x 2743
Ms. Elizabeth Higgins (781) 316-3795 x 2766
Ms. Jennifer Murphy Class website (781) 316-3795 x 2744
2nd Grade Teachers 2nd Grade – Supply List
Ms. Susan Ferguson Class website (781) 316-3795 x 2748
Ms. Justine Viveiros Class website

Teacher’s Bio

(781) 316-3795 x 2747
Ms. Dorothy Schuette Class website (781) 316-3795 x 2746
3rd Grade Teachers 3rd Grade – Supply List
Ms. Geraldine Holden (781) 316-3795 x 2751
Ms. Caroline Thom (781) 316-3795 x 2749
Ms. Christine Capaldo  Class website  (781) 316-3795 x 2750
4th Grade Teachers 4th Grade – Supply List
Ms. Annette Brubaker Teacher’s Bio

Teacher’s Website

(781) 316-3795 x 2768
Ms. Jocelyn Allan Teacher’s Bio

Teacher’s Website

(781) 316-3795 x 2760
Ms. Beth Defossez Teacher’s Website (781) 316-3795 x 2754
5th Grade Teachers
Ms. Anne Hess-Mahan Teacher’s Bio

Class website

(781) 316-3795 x 2757
Ms. Rebecca Bell Teacher’s Bio

Class website

2018 Summer Letter + Supply List

(781) 316-3795 x 2756
Ms. Alyssa Frank Teacher’s bio 
Class website Instagram
2018 Summer Letter + Supply List
Ms. Samantha Kasle, Art
Ms. Debra Fleming, Art
Art Blog (781) 316-3795 x 2755
Computer Lab
(781) 316-3795 x 2763
Mr. Steve Adams, Senior Custodian
Mr. David Kyle, Junior Custodian
(781) 316-3797 X 3794
Food Services:
Nairy Kasparian, Food Service
Ms. Tatiana Gjiknuri, Food Service
Rocco Fronduto, Lunch Recess Monitor
Ms. Joanne Pijoan, Lunch Recess Monitor
Mr. Bob Smith, Lunch Recess Monitor
Ms. Joanna Lee, Lunch Recess Monitor
(781) 316-3746
Learning Center:
Ms. Marion NolanSpecial Education Team Chair
Ms. Danielle EgglestonSpecial Education/Learning Center Specialist 
Ms. Monica Stowell,Special Education/Learning Center Specialist 
Ms. Brenda RolfeSpecial Education, Learning Center Specialist
Ms. Carolyn GaffeyElementary Math Coach
Ms. Katie DevineL/C Asst. Teacher
Ms. Amber DempseyL/C Asst. Teacher
Ms. Anna AndersonL/C Asst. Teacher
Ms. Kaleigh TomaszewskiL/C Asst. Teacher
Ms. Seanna BarrettStudent Support Aide
Ms. Michelle Messuri, Building Sub
Ms. Stowell’s Bio Ms. Nolan (781) 316-3796/(781) 316-3799
Ms. Justine Bloch, Library Coordinator
Ms. Alison Vaishnaw, Library Coordinator
Ms. Bloch’s Bio

Library website

(781) 316-3795 x 2771
Ms. Tonika ClaiborneMETCO Elementary Social Worker
Ms. Tashawna Bailey, METCO Support Aide
(781) 316-1491 x2771
Mr. Oliver MacFaddenMusic
Ms. Jing-Huey WeiInstrumental Music Teacher
Ms. Paula DemertrioInstrumental Music Teacher
Ms. Jeanie FanInstrumental Music Teacher
Music Registration Form

Promissory Note

Ms. Katie MartinNurse
(781) 316-3797
Occupational & Physical Therapists:
Ms. Tina BeckmanOccupational Therapist
Ms. Kristen Joyce, Physical Therapist
Ms. Beckman’s bio Ms. Beckman (781) 316-3795 x 2771
Physical Education:
Ms. Victoria HillPE Teacher
Mr. Andrew ScopaPE Teacher
Mr. Scopa’s Bio (781) 316-3795 x 2773
Reading & Language Teachers/Coaches:
Ms. Gabrielle AmbrosinoSLP
Ms. Beth FlynnReading Teacher
Ms. Isabel Ferreira, English Language Learner
Reading website Ms. Flynn  (781) 317-3798
Social Work, Psychology:
Mr. Michael Aboulafia, School Psychologist
Ms. Beth Laiosa, Behavioral Specialist (BSP)
Ms. Cheryl Goff, BCBA District
Ms. Carolyn St. Laurence, Adjustment Counselor
Manny Morais, Student Support BSP
Ms. St. Laurence, (781) 316-3795 x 3789
Ms. Fran McDonald, Traffic Supervisor

Updated 11/05/2018. To request a change or addition, please click here.