Academics

Curriculum

Saint Patrick School provides every student with an education in keeping with the highest academic standards, while integrating into that education the teachings of the Catholic church. All curriculum policies and procedures are established by the Office of Catholic Schools of the Diocese of Harrisburg and are voluntarily consistent with the requirements of the Academic Standards of the Pennsylvania Department of Education.

A detailed, by-grade list of curriculum guidelines can be found at the Diocese of Harrisburg website.

This table represents Saint Patrick School’s 2015 Iowa Test of Basic Skills (ITBS) results.  Saint Patrick School tested in the top 6% of schools nationally and our grade equivalent averaged more than three years above grade level.

School Core Total – Rank top 7% Nationally
Grade 3 4 5 6 7  8
National %  92  99  97  95  97  83
Grade Equivalent 4.7 7.0 7.9 9.3 12.0 11.2

Faculty & Staff

Administrative and Support Staff
NameStaff PictureTitleContact InfoWebsite
Mrs. Antoinette OliverioMrs. Antoinette OliverioPrincipalaoliverio@spscarlisle.org
Mrs. Kathy HawkinsMrs. Kathy HawkinsSecretaryoffice@spscarlisle.org
Mrs. Dorine HabermanMrs. Dorine HabermanReceptionistreceptionists@spscarlisle.org
Mrs. Trish MiekleyMrs. Trish MiekleyReceptionistreceptionists@spscarlisle.org
Mrs. Ann FerrimanMrs. Ann FerrimanFinancial Secretaryaferriman@spscarlisle.org
Mrs. Lisa MadduxMrs. Lisa MadduxDevelopment Directordevelopment@spscarlisle.org
Mrs. Tracy HeckerMrs. Tracy HeckerCARES Program Directorhecker@spscarlisle.org
Mrs. Jennifer FosterCAIU Guidance Counselorjfoster@caiu.orgWebsite
Mrs. Melissa LyonCAIU Speech Clinicianmlyon@caiu.orgWebsite
Mrs. Ruth HughesCAIU Reading and Mathrhughes@caiu.org
Website
Food Service, Health Service and Maintenance Staff
NameStaff PictureTitleContact InfoWebsite
Mrs. Mary GronkiewiczMrs. Mary GronkiewiczSchool Nursemgronkiewicz@spscarlisle.org
Mr. Joshua LoganMr. Joshua LoganCafeteria Staff Managerlunch@spscarlisle.org
Mrs. Kathy PurcellCafeteria Staffkpurcell@spscarlisle.org
Mrs. Mary ShoueyMrs. Mary ShoueyCafeteria Staffmshouey@spscarlisle.org
Mr. ClarenceMaintenance Staff
Mr. RickyMaintenance Staff
Instructional Faculty - Classroom Teachers and Specialists
NameStaff PictureTitleContact InfoWebsite
Mrs. Laura KaydaMrs. Laura KaydaPreK Teacherlkayda@spscarlisle.org
Mrs. Yvonne KaneMrs. Yvonne KanePreK Assistantykane@spscarlisle.org
Miss Jessica MelphisMiss Jessica MelphisKindergarten Teacher (KA)jmelphis@spscarlisle.org
Mrs. Jolene CrammMrs. Jolene CrammKindergarten Teacher (KB)jcramm@spscarlisle.org
Miss Trinity KaneMiss Trinity Kane1st Grade Teacher (1A)tkane@spscarlisle.org
Mrs. Amy SullivanMrs. Amy Sullivan1st Grade Teacher (1B)asullivan@spscarlisle.org
Mrs. Lisa FarleyMrs. Lisa Farley2nd Grade Teacher (2A)lfarley@spscarlisle.org
Mrs. MaryPat GruschowMrs. MaryPat Gruschow2nd Grade Teacher (2B)mgruschow@spscarlisle.org
Mrs. Chris HazlettMrs. Chris Hazlett3rd Grade Teacher (3A)chazlett@spscarlisle.org
Mrs. Betsy ReederMrs. Betsy Reeder3rd Grade Teacher (3B)breeder@spscarlisle.org
Mrs. Brigette GuyerMrs. Brigette Guyer4th Grade Teacher (4A)brigette.guyer@spscarlisle.org
Mrs. Erica HensonMrs. Erica Henson4th Grade Teacher (4B)ehenson@spscarlisle.org
Mrs. Jill BrownMrs. Jill Brown5th Grade Teacher (5A)jbrown@spscarlisle.org
Miss Maggie BurtonMiss Maggie Burton5th Grade Teacher (5B)mburton@spscarlisle.org
Ms. Noreen DempseyMs. Noreen DempseyReligion & Math Teacher (6-8)mdempsey@spscarlisle.org
Mrs. Jennifer KukayMrs. Jennifer Kukay6th Grade Teacher (6B)jkukay@spscarlisle.org
Mrs. Judy MulleryMrs. Judy Mullery7th Grade Teacher (7A)jmullery@spscarlisle.org
Mrs. Machele LynchMrs. Machele Lynch7th Grade Teacher (7B)mlynch@spscarlisle.org
Mrs. Kate HickeyMrs. Kate Hickey8th Grade Teacher (8A)khickey@spscarlisle.org
Mrs. Samanth Wilbur8th Grade Teacher (8B)swilbur@spscarlisle.org
Mrs. Angela DolheimerMrs. Angela DolheimerDirector of Technology

adolheimer@spscarlisle.org
Mrs. Karen GriffithMrs. Karen GriffithArtkgriffith@spscarlisle.org
Mrs. Karen BerryMrs. Karen BerryMusickberry@spscarlisle.org
Mrs. Rose ButlerMrs. Rose ButlerLibrarianrbutler@spscarlisle.org
Mrs. Lisa DelaneyMrs. Lisa DelaneyBand Directorldelaney@sjsmch.org
Mrs. Monica DilsMrs. Monica DilsPhysical Educationmdils@spscarlisle.org
Mrs. Antoinette HalabiMrs. Antoinette HalabiFrenchahalabi@spscarlisle.org
Mrs. Ana MaurerMrs. Ana MaurerSpanishamaurer@spscarlisle.org
Administrative and Support Staff
NameStaff PictureTitleContact InfoWebsite
Mrs. Antoinette OliverioMrs. Antoinette OliverioPrincipalaoliverio@spscarlisle.org
Mrs. Kathy HawkinsMrs. Kathy HawkinsSecretaryoffice@spscarlisle.org
Mrs. Dorine HabermanMrs. Dorine HabermanReceptionistreceptionists@spscarlisle.org
Mrs. Trish MiekleyMrs. Trish MiekleyReceptionistreceptionists@spscarlisle.org
Mrs. Ann FerrimanMrs. Ann FerrimanFinancial Secretaryaferriman@spscarlisle.org
Mrs. Lisa MadduxMrs. Lisa MadduxDevelopment Directordevelopment@spscarlisle.org
Mrs. Tracy HeckerMrs. Tracy HeckerCARES Program Directorhecker@spscarlisle.org
Mrs. Jennifer FosterCAIU Guidance Counselorjfoster@caiu.orgWebsite
Mrs. Melissa LyonCAIU Speech Clinicianmlyon@caiu.orgWebsite
Mrs. Ruth HughesCAIU Reading and Mathrhughes@caiu.org
Website
Food Service, Health Service and Maintenance Staff
NameStaff PictureTitleContact InfoWebsite
Mrs. Mary GronkiewiczMrs. Mary GronkiewiczSchool Nursemgronkiewicz@spscarlisle.org
Mr. Joshua LoganMr. Joshua LoganCafeteria Staff Managerlunch@spscarlisle.org
Mrs. Kathy PurcellCafeteria Staffkpurcell@spscarlisle.org
Mrs. Mary ShoueyMrs. Mary ShoueyCafeteria Staffmshouey@spscarlisle.org
Mr. ClarenceMaintenance Staff
Mr. RickyMaintenance Staff
Instructional Faculty - Classroom Teachers and Specialists
NameStaff PictureTitleContact InfoWebsite
Mrs. Laura KaydaMrs. Laura KaydaPreK Teacherlkayda@spscarlisle.org
Mrs. Yvonne KaneMrs. Yvonne KanePreK Assistantykane@spscarlisle.org
Miss Jessica MelphisMiss Jessica MelphisKindergarten Teacher (KA)jmelphis@spscarlisle.org
Mrs. Jolene CrammMrs. Jolene CrammKindergarten Teacher (KB)jcramm@spscarlisle.org
Miss Trinity KaneMiss Trinity Kane1st Grade Teacher (1A)tkane@spscarlisle.org
Mrs. Amy SullivanMrs. Amy Sullivan1st Grade Teacher (1B)asullivan@spscarlisle.org
Mrs. Lisa FarleyMrs. Lisa Farley2nd Grade Teacher (2A)lfarley@spscarlisle.org
Mrs. MaryPat GruschowMrs. MaryPat Gruschow2nd Grade Teacher (2B)mgruschow@spscarlisle.org
Mrs. Chris HazlettMrs. Chris Hazlett3rd Grade Teacher (3A)chazlett@spscarlisle.org
Mrs. Betsy ReederMrs. Betsy Reeder3rd Grade Teacher (3B)breeder@spscarlisle.org
Mrs. Brigette GuyerMrs. Brigette Guyer4th Grade Teacher (4A)brigette.guyer@spscarlisle.org
Mrs. Erica HensonMrs. Erica Henson4th Grade Teacher (4B)ehenson@spscarlisle.org
Mrs. Jill BrownMrs. Jill Brown5th Grade Teacher (5A)jbrown@spscarlisle.org
Miss Maggie BurtonMiss Maggie Burton5th Grade Teacher (5B)mburton@spscarlisle.org
Ms. Noreen DempseyMs. Noreen DempseyReligion & Math Teacher (6-8)mdempsey@spscarlisle.org
Mrs. Jennifer KukayMrs. Jennifer Kukay6th Grade Teacher (6B)jkukay@spscarlisle.org
Mrs. Judy MulleryMrs. Judy Mullery7th Grade Teacher (7A)jmullery@spscarlisle.org
Mrs. Machele LynchMrs. Machele Lynch7th Grade Teacher (7B)mlynch@spscarlisle.org
Mrs. Kate HickeyMrs. Kate Hickey8th Grade Teacher (8A)khickey@spscarlisle.org
Mrs. Samanth Wilbur8th Grade Teacher (8B)swilbur@spscarlisle.org
Mrs. Angela DolheimerMrs. Angela DolheimerDirector of Technology

adolheimer@spscarlisle.org
Mrs. Karen GriffithMrs. Karen GriffithArtkgriffith@spscarlisle.org
Mrs. Karen BerryMrs. Karen BerryMusickberry@spscarlisle.org
Mrs. Rose ButlerMrs. Rose ButlerLibrarianrbutler@spscarlisle.org
Mrs. Lisa DelaneyMrs. Lisa DelaneyBand Directorldelaney@sjsmch.org
Mrs. Monica DilsMrs. Monica DilsPhysical Educationmdils@spscarlisle.org
Mrs. Antoinette HalabiMrs. Antoinette HalabiFrenchahalabi@spscarlisle.org
Mrs. Ana MaurerMrs. Ana MaurerSpanishamaurer@spscarlisle.org