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Cherry Hill
Elementary and Early Childhood Education Center
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Miss Tantillo
Excel Teacher - Cherry Hill
mtantillo@nlsd122.org

About Me...

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Miss Mary Tantillo 

 

 

Quick Facts...

Years Teaching:

Prior to teaching at Cherry Hill, I spent 4 years in private education primarily teaching students in kindergarten through fifth grade. During this time, I also assisted in developing and implementing before/after-school and summer care programs for students ages 2-12 years old. I came to the New Lenox School District in 2016 as a paraprofessional in the Excel Program. This is my first year teaching at Cherry Hill.


Graduated From:

  • Governors State University, BA Elementary Education/Middle School Biology
  • University of St. Francis, Learning Behavior Specialist I Endorsement

Hobbies:

  • Traveling
  • Painting
  • Yoga
  • Hiking
  • Biking
  • Bowling
  • Disc/Frisbee Golf
  • Watching Netflix

Favorites:

  • Color: Green
  • Food: Tacos
  • Animal: Manatees, Sea lions
  • Time of Year: Fall
  • Activity: Visiting my family in California; Hiking with my brothers
  • Book:
    • As a Child: Bridge to Terabithia by Katherine Paterson and The Chronicles of Narnia by C.S. Lewis
    • As an Adult: Harry Potter Series by J.K. Rowling
    • Children's Book: Where the Wild Things Are by Maurice Sendak