Who’s Who and Who Does What
In an effort to clarify the roles of some of our staff members, here is some helpful information about the folks you might be interacting with during the school year.
Director – Matora Fiorey is responsible for school policy decisions, finances, the physical plant, before/aftercare, and enrollment, and serves as the liaison between the SVCS Board and the school. She is ultimately responsible for the entire school so is informed about all aspects.
Principal – Carol Menck Keefe is responsible for SVCS instructional quality, curricular integrity, alignment with our Village School Approach, behavior intervention, and teacher supervision. She is also an initial contact for Title I and SPED decisions relating to curriculum.
Office Manager – Nicole Conroy is responsible for information flow from parents to office and vice versa. She keeps track of attendance, pizza money, Friday Folders, all school field trips, and the list goes on and on. She also does some nursing duties and custodial duties. Nicole does the majority of our ordering and compiles billing information for our paid programming.
School Counselor- Peggy Brown will provide very part-time support with whole group instruction in classrooms as well as meeting with some small groups and individuals.
Special Education Liaison/504 Case Manager/Consulting Child Psychologist – Barbara Bryce is responsible for coordinating Special Education services with local districts, 504 case management and serves as a consulting psychologist on those teams.Social Skills Facilitator/Title I/Teacher Mentoring - Sheila Vara has a wide range of skills and abilities that SVCS benefits from. She spends time with students during lunch facilitating social interactions. She also is the lead teacher in our Title I program as well as providing mentoring to our teachers.