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 here at The Diocese of Harrisburg website.

This table represents Saint Patrick School’s 2018 Iowa Test of Basic Skills (ITBS) results.  Saint Patrick School tested in the top 8% of schools nationally and our grade equivalent averaged more than three years above grade level.

School Core Total – Rank top 8% Nationally
Grade 3 4 5 6 7  8
National %  89  96  89  86  99  91
Grade Equivalent 4.6 6.4 7.2 8.5 13+ 12.9

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 HabermanFinancial Secretarydhaberman@spscarlisle.org
Mrs. Trish MiekleyMrs. Trish MiekleyReceptionistreceptionists@spscarlisle.org
Mrs. Mag GroomeMrs. Mag GroomeReceptionistreceptionists@spscarlisle.org
Mrs. Lisa MadduxMrs. Lisa MadduxDevelopment Directordevelopment@spscarlisle.org
Mrs. Tracy HeckerMrs. Tracy HeckerCARES Program Directorthecker@spscarlisle.orgWebsite
Mrs. Lindsey WatersCAIU Guidance Counselorlwaters@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.orgWebsite
Mr. Clarence GarlinMaintenance Staff
Mr. Ricky ArmoltMaintenance Staff
Instructional Faculty - Classroom Teachers and Specialists
NameStaff PictureTitleContact InfoWebsite
Mrs. Marie BaileyPreschool Teacher
Shamrock 1 (3 year olds)
mbailey@spscarlisle.org
Mrs. Christine CiavarellaPreschool/PreK Teacher
Clover 1 (4 year-olds)
cciavarella@spscarlisle.org
Mrs. Alysia UrbanPreschool/PreK Teacher
Clover 2 (4 year-olds)
aurban@spscarlisle.org
Miss Jessica MelphisMiss Jessica MelphisKindergarten Teacher (KA)jmelphis@spscarlisle.orgWebsite
Mrs. Jolene CrammMrs. Jolene CrammKindergarten Teacher (KB)jcramm@spscarlisle.orgWebsite
Miss Alexa MaugerKindergarten Teacher (KC)amauger@spscarlisle.org
Mrs. Yvonne KaneMrs. Yvonne KanePrimary Classroom Aideykane@spscarlisle.org
Mrs. Maria LehmanPrimary Classroom Aide
Miss Trinity KaneMiss Trinity Kane1st Grade Teacher (1A)tkane@spscarlisle.orgWebsite
Mrs. Amy SullivanMrs. Amy Sullivan1st Grade Teacher (1B)asullivan@spscarlisle.orgWebsite
Mrs. Lisa FarleyMrs. Lisa Farley2nd Grade Teacher (2A)lfarley@spscarlisle.orgWebsite
Mrs. Mary Pat GruschowMrs. MaryPat Gruschow2nd Grade Teacher (2B)mgruschow@spscarlisle.orgWebsite
Mrs. Chris HazlettMrs. Chris Hazlett3rd Grade Teacher (3A)chazlett@spscarlisle.orgWebsite
Mrs. Betsy ReederMrs. Betsy Reeder3rd Grade Teacher (3B)breeder@spscarlisle.orgWebsite
Mrs. Brigette GuyerMrs. Brigette Guyer4th Grade Teacher (4A)brigette.guyer@spscarlisle.org Website
Mrs. Erica HensonMrs. Erica Henson4th Grade Teacher (4B)ehenson@spscarlisle.orgWebsite
Mrs. Jill BrownMrs. Jill Brown5th Grade Teacher (5A)jbrown@spscarlisle.orgWebsite
Miss Maggie BurtonMiss Maggie Burton5th Grade Teacher (5B)mburton@spscarlisle.orgWebsite
Mrs. Jennifer KukayMrs. Jennifer Kukay6th Grade Homeroom Teacher
Middle School ILA (6) and Religion (7, 8)
jkukay@spscarlisle.orgWebsite
Mrs. Machele LynchMrs. Machele Lynch6th Grade Homeroom Teacher
Middle School Math
mlynch@spscarlisle.orgWebsite
Mrs. Kate HickeyMrs. Kate Hickey7th Grade Homeroom Teacher
Middle School Science (7) and Social Studies
khickey@spscarlisle.orgWebsite
Mrs. Samantha WilburMrs. Samantha Wilbur8th Grade Homeroom Teacher
Middle School ILA
swilbur@spscarlisle.orgWebsite
Mr. Jay RainesMiddle School Science (6, 8)jraines@spscarlisle.org
Mrs. Angela DolheimerMrs. Angela DolheimerDirector of Technology & Computer Instruction

adolheimer@spscarlisle.orgWebsite
Mrs. Karen GriffithMrs. Karen GriffithArtkgriffith@spscarlisle.orgWebsite
Mrs. Karen BerryMrs. Karen BerryMusickberry@spscarlisle.orgWebsite
Mrs. Rose ButlerMrs. Rose ButlerLibrarian
Middle School Religion (6)
rbutler@spscarlisle.orgWebsite
Mrs. Lisa DelaneyMrs. Lisa DelaneyBand Directorldelaney@sjsmch.org
Mrs. Monica DilsMrs. Monica DilsPhysical Educationmdils@spscarlisle.orgWebsite
Mrs. Ana MaurerMrs. Ana MaurerSpanishamaurer@spscarlisle.orgWebsite