Our Staff

MEET THE PEANUTS AT ST. GREGORY'S STAFF


Miss Anne

Director of Peanuts at St. Gregory's

Hi, I'm Miss Anne! I have my Bachelor's Degree in Psychology and Sociology. I am married to my husband Ron and have two children Franny & Frankie. I also have a rescue dog, Roxie and Grandpup Mazie who I love and both have tons of energy! I love reading, camping, hiking, and bike riding!

Miss Sandy

Director of Peanuts at St. Gregory's

Hello, I'm Miss Sandy! I have my Master's Degree in Early Childhood. I am married to Drew, a teacher in Mineola, and I have two grown children, Sam & Dylan. I love spending time upstate and I love making things! I also enjoy our two crazy rescue dogs!


Miss Bernadette

                           Teacher: Two Year Old Program                            Good Night Moon Room

I have been with Peanuts since the beginning, teaching the 2 year olds. I'm married with 2 adult children. We can't wait to get back to traveling again, but for now we are enjoying our "Staycations" and watching sports

Miss Doreen

                    Teacher's Assistant: Two Year Old Program                   Good Night Moon Room

I am happily married to my husband Larry & we have 3 children Courtney, Kelly & Tommy. I've run the Plainedge Bobcats cheerleading program for over 20 years & love working with children. Besides Peanuts @ St Gregory's my other home away from home is Tobay Beach.

Miss Sharon

                  Teacher: Three Year Old 3 Day AM Program                Ocean Room

I have been a teacher at Peanuts since our doors opened in 1997. I love working with children and enjoy watching them learn and grow while in my class . I live in Massapequa Park with my husband Rick. We raised our two children Amanda and Thomas here and enjoy life on Long Island. I spend my off time hiking, and photographing wildlife any chance I can.

Miss Jean

Teacher's Assistant: Three Year Old 2 & 3 Day AM Programs Ocean Room

My husband Jimmy and I live in Farmingdale with our 3 children Sage, Dallas and Chance. I've been working at Peanuts for over a decade and our children are all Peanuts graduates! I'm really looking forward to getting to know all your little peanuts and having a great year at our new location! 

Miss Ellen

            Teacher: Three Year Old 3 Day PM Program              Ocean Room

I have lived in Massapequa for 42 years. I worked at Presbyterian Community Nursery School for 18 years. I left to take care of my grandchildren. I am very excited to have the opportunity to work for Miss Anne and Miss Sandy (my cousin) at Peanuts Nursery School.
I look forward to a fun year watching your little ones learn and grow.

Miss Sharon

               Teacher: Four Year Old 3 Day AM Program                             Planet Room

Teacher's Assistant: Three Year Old 3 Day PM Program         Ocean Room

I have lived in Massapequa Park with my husband, two boys and my two dogs. My family and I enjoy the outdoors, especially fishing and spending time at the beach. I earned a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology and continued on to study Early Childhood Education. After several years of teaching in Intermediate School, I took some time off to raise my family. Both of my children attended Peanuts, and I loved the program so much that I decided to join them.

Miss Maria

Teacher: Four Year Old 5 Day AM and 3 & 5 Day PM Program Jungle Room

My name is Ms. Maria. I have a degree in Elementary Education from Hunter College. I have been with Peanuts for 18 years and teach the Pre-k program . I enjoy traveling, being at beach, and cooking. Looking forward to an exciting and safe year.


Miss Christina

Teacher's Assistant: Four Year Old 3 Day AM Program             Planet Room

I have lived on Long Island with my husband for 13 years after growing up in NJ. I have a degree in speech pathology; however, I decided to follow my passion and taught myself photography. I have 3 children (11, 9 and 7) who are all Peanuts graduates, so I am excited to be a part of the team. I love being outdoors enjoying nature as much as possible.

Miss Michele

Teacher's Assistant: Four Year Old 5 Day AM, 3 Day PM Program Jungle Room

Teacher Assistant: Three Year Old 2 Day PM Program

Hi I'm Miss Michele and this is my 4th year at Peanuts. I'm married and I have 3 kids and a Chocolate Lab. I am an at home Baker and in my spare time I like to do crafts and watch tv. I am a summer girl. I love the beach, I love to go swimming and go out on our boat. 

Miss Charina

             Teacher: Three Year Old 2 Day AM & PM Program                 Ocean Room

Hi my name is Miss Charina and I will be starting my 15th year. I am happy to be returning to my Peanuts Family and your little ones. My husband and I have been residents of Farmingdale for the past 32 years and have raised 4 beautiful children. Aside from crafting, my greatest joy is spending time with my new grandson. I am looking forward to making this coming school  year a safe, fun, and memorable experience for our Ocean Room Peanuts!