Educating for Life...Spiritually, Academically & Physically

st. peter catholic school

                                       Peter Randlov,

                                       Principal

 

                                                    Certification:

                                                    State of Florida, Dept. of Education, Florida Professional Educator's

                                                    Certificate: Educational Leadership (all levels), Social Studies (6-12)

 

                                                    Education:

                                                    Master of Science in Educational Leadership from Barry University

                                                    Bachelor of Arts with a Minor in Philosophy from Cathedral College

                                                    of the Immaculate Conception, New York

 

 

Experience:

18 Years of Teaching and Administration experience for the

Diocese of Orlando, 9 years at St. Peter Catholic School

as Administrator and Middle School Social Studies, Theology and

Language Arts Teacher

2 years in Administration at Lourdes Academy, Daytona Beach, Florida

5 years at St. Mary Magdalen Catholic School, Altamonte Springs, Florida as Middle School Social Science Teacher

1 year at Resurrection in Lakeland, Florida as Middle School theology Teacher

Director of Human Resources for 27 years in corporate America, with 17 years in Training and Development

 

Leadership:

Master Catechetical Certification with the Diocese of Orlando.  Facilitator for Diocesan Catechetical courses from 2011 - 2017.  Area I & II Accreditation  Chair for Florida Catholic Conference.  FCC Accrediation Team member - 2016, 2017.  Extraordinary Minister of Holy Communion - 1986 - present.  Member of Knights of Columbus (3rd Degree) since 2002.  Member of FAITH (Fighting Against Injustice Towards Harmony) from 2008 - 2010

 

 

 

 

                                       Rhett Labonte,

                                       Assistant Principal, 5th Grade

 

                                                    Certification:

                                                    Elementary Education K-6

                                                    Exceptional Education K-12

                                                    English Speakers of other Languages K-12

                                                    Diocesan Catechetical Certification

 

                                                    Education:

                                                    Bachelor of Science in Exceptional Education

                                                    University of Central Florida

 

Experience:

Eleven years in Education

Seven years with Volusia County Schools - George Marks Elementary /

DeLand FL

seven years with the Diocese of Orlando - Saint Peter Catholic School

Previous experience includes: Grades 4-5 Mild / Moderate Varying Exceptionalities; Grades 3-4 Co-Teaching; Grade 4 general education classroom

 

Leadership:

Three years as Assistant Principal - Saint Peter Catholic School

First year Mentor Teacher

Area II Accreditation Chair for Florida Catholic Council

FCC Accreditation Team member

Extraordinary Minister of Holy Communion

Two Years as Personnel Chair for Oktoberfest

Two years as team member for Christ Renews His Parish

Two years as Department Chair 4th grade - George Marks Elementary

 

rlabonte@stpeter-deland.org

                                       Monica Perry, School Guidance Counselor

 

                                                    Certification:

                                                    Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist MT2158, 2006-present

 

                                                    Education:

                                                    Bachelor of Arts in Psychology, Stetson University 1998

                                                    Master of Science in Marriage and Family Therapy, Stetson

                                                    University 2001

 

 

 

Experience:

Devereux, Children’s Home Society and Domestic Abuse Council

Case Manager: 1996-2001

PACE, Center for Girls-Department of Juvenile Justice: 2001-2008

Private Practice (Lake Mary, Daytona Beach) 2008-present

 

Leadership:

Chi Sigma Iota President, Stetson University 2000-2001

 

mperry@stpeter-deland.org

                                       Mary Baez, Clinic

 

                                                    Education:

                                                    University of Puerto Rico

                                                    2 years Daytona State College

                                                    5 years Diaconate Formation - Diocese of Orlando &

                                                    Saint Leo College

 

 

                                                   Experience:

                                                   8 Years Early Childhood Teaching/Assistant 1, 2, 3 & 4 year olds

                                                   3rd Year St Peter Clinic Director

                                                    5 Years Volusia County – DeLand Middle - Special Education Assistant

                                                   11 Years Certified Nursing Assistant -  John Knox Village

 

Leadership:

Baptismal Catechist, Our Lady of the Lakes Parish - Deltona

 Christ Renews His parish Chairperson, Our Lady of the Lakes Parish - Deltona

 

mbaez@stpeter-deland.org

                                       Kerrie Slafkovsky, VPK Teacher (PK 4)

 

                                                    Certification:

                                                    FL Dept of Education PK3 Grade Professional

                                                    Advanced Certification in the

                                                    Diocesan Catechist program.

 

                                                    Education:

                                                    Bachelor of Science in Communications from Southern

                                                    Connecticut State University.

 

 

Experience:

6 years of teaching experience

DCF Child Care Training (40 hrs)

Marriage Preparation Coordinator-St Peter

FORMED Baptismal Preparation Catechist-St Peter

Team Member - Cursillo

 

kslafkovsky@stpeter-deland.org

 

 

                                       Megan Buck, Kindergarten

 

                                                    mbuck@stpeter-deland.org

                                       Madeline Olmeda,

                                       Secretary /Administrative Assistant

 

                                                     Education:

                                                     Bachelors in Professional Studies in Business

 

                                                     Experience:

                                                     14 years as Administrative Assistant for St. Peter Catholic School

 

                                                     molmeda@stpeter-deland.org

 

 

 

                                       Debra Stanberry,

                                       Early Childhood Director, VPK Assistant

 

                                                    Certification:

                                                    Director Credential, VPK Staff Credential, First Aid and CPR

                                                    Certification, Master Catechetical Certification with

                                                    Diocese of Orlando

 

                                                    Education:

                                                    Florida Department of Education Director Program

                                                    Florida Department of Education Childcare Apprenticeship Program

                                                    DCF Child Care Training (40 hours)

 

Experience:

Eight years of preschool teaching experience (2, 3, and 4 year olds)

Eight years with the Diocese of Orlando

 

Leadership:

Member of Children's Forum (Early Learning Coalition)

 

dstansberry@stpeter-deland.org

 

                                       Maria Pilar Hogan, Pre-K 3

 

                                                    Certification:

                                                    Director Credential, VPK Staff Credential, First Aid and CPR

                                                    Credential

 

                                                    Education:

                                                    Bachelor of Arts in Elementary Education from the University of

                                                    Central Florida

                                                    Early Childhood Courses

 

 

Experience:

Twelve years of preschool teaching experience (3 and 4 year olds)

Twelve years with the Diocese of Orlando

Two years Director of Preschool

 

Leadership:

Facilitated and Coordinated Ministry of M.O.M.S.

Team Member in Christ Renews His Parish

 

mhogan@stpeter-deland.org

                                       Natalie Lucas, Pre-K 4A

 

                                                     Certification:

                                                     DCF Child Care Training (40 hours), Child Care Management

                                                     Specialization Preschool Specialization

 

                                                     Education:

                                                     A.S. Early Childhood; on-going pursuit of VPK certificate

 

                                                     Experience:

                                                     Six years of preschool teaching experience (1 and 2 year olds)

                                                     Three years with the Diocese of Orlando

 

Leadership:

Former Early Childhood Department Chair

 

nlucas@stpeter-deland.org

 

                                       Monica Dole, 1st Grade

 

                                                    mdole@stpeter-deland.org

                                      Brunilda Jerez, 2nd Grade

 

                                                   Certification:

                                                    State of Florida, Department of Education. Professional

                                                    Educator’s Certificate: Elementary Education-Grades 1-6; Foreign

                                                    Language Spanish Grades K-12

 

                                                    Education:

                                                    Bachelors in Business Management and Administration

                                                    Florida Southern College – Classroom Management and

                                                    Curriculum Design

 

Experience:

Nineteen years of teaching experience

Seventeen years with the Diocese of Orlando – eight years at All Souls

Catholic School

One year at Lourdes Academy and eight years at St. Peter Catholic School

Position: Second Grade (all subjects)

Previous experience includes: Grades 6-8 Math, Language Arts and Social Studies,

Grade 4 (all subjects), Grades K-8 Spanish, Grades K-8 Technology Specialist

 

Leadership:

Extraordinary Minister of Holy Communion

Master Catechist – Diocese of Orlando

Advisor NJHS at All Souls Catholic School

Diocesan Teacher of the Year 2017

 

bjerez@stpeter-deland.org

                                      Donna White, 7th Grade Homeroom,

 

                                                   Certification:

                                                    FDOE Educator Certification in Social Science (Grade 6-12)

 

                                                    Education:

                                                     B.S. in Psychology – University of Central Florida

 

 

 

                                                   Experience:

                                                   One year as Teacher at St. Peter Catholic School

                                                   Previous Executive Director of Visitation House for 10 years

 

dwhite@stpeter-deland.org

 

                                      Drew Denston, 5th Grade Social Studies, Religion,

                                      Language Arts, Middle School Honors Social Science

 

                                                  Certification:

                                                  Educator Certification in Social Science (Grade 6-12)

 

                                                  Education:

                                                  B.A. in History - Stetson University, Class of 2016

                                                  Father Lopez Catholic High School, Class of 2012

                                                  St. Peter’s Catholic School, Class of 2008

 

 

Experience:

Three year with the Diocese of Orlando, Research Assistant with

Stetson's University Department of Education

 

ddenston@stpeter-deland.org

 

 

 

                                     Christie Leibner, 6th Gr Homeroom, Middle School

                                     Language Arts, Media K – 8th Grade

 

                                                 Certification:

                                                 State of Florida Department of Education Professional Educator’s

                                                 Certificate: English 6-12

 

                                                 Education:

                                                 Bachelor’s degree from UCF in English Literature

                                                 Currently working on a Master’s degree in Library Science at USF

 

 

Experience:

Ten years of teaching experience in parochial schools

Four years at St. Peter

Current Position: Middle School English Language Arts / School Library / STEM

Previous Experience Includes: 6th and 7th Grade Math, Director of Four School Plays, NJHS Sponsor, Girls Basketball Coach

 

Leadership:

Co-director of Advent Program

Director of middle school play

Middle School Department Chair 2013-2014

NJHS Advisor (2008 – 2014, 2015-2016)

Class Trip Leader to Driftwood Outdoor Education (3x), MarineLab (2x)

Class Trip Chaperone to Washington D.C. (2x)

Accreditation Team

 

Awards:

Recipient of 2016 St. Peter’s Teacher of the Year Award

 

cleibner@stpeter-deland.org

                                      Jessica Harklerode, 7th Gr Homeroom

 

                                                   jharklerode@stpeter-deland.org

                                      Christopher Parker,

                                      8th Grade Homeroom, 6th Science and

                                      7th - 8th Grade Social Studies

 

                                                   Certification:

                                                   State of Florida, Dept. of Education, Florida Professional Educator’s

                                                   Certificate: FELE Educational Leadership (All Levels), Social

                                                   Studies (6-12), Sociology (6-12)

 

 

 

 

Education:

Masters of Science in Educational Leadership Barry University

(Miami Shores, FL), Bachelor of Arts in Sociology at the University of

Central Florida (Orlando, FL), Associate of Arts in Education at

Daytona State (Daytona Beach, FL)

 

 

Experience:

Twenty years of teaching experience, nine years at St. Peter Catholic School in Deland, FL (Diocese of Orlando), ten years at Lourdes Academy in Daytona Beach, FL (Diocese of Orlando),

one year at Seabreeze High School in Daytona Beach, FL (Volusia County Schools)

Currently Position: 6th Grade Religious Studies, 6th Grade Regular Mathematics, 7th & 8th Grade Regular and Honors Social Studies

 

 

Leadership:

Assistant Principal of Lourdes Academy (2009 – 2010), Master level Catechetical Certification with the Diocese of Orlando, member of Knights of Columbus (3rd Degree Status in Council No. 8791) since 2004, member of FAITH (Fighting Against Injustice Towards Harmony) from 2006 – 2010,

aided Cross Country and Track Programs at Father Lopez Catholic School (1992, 2002, 2003),

aided Cross Country and Track Programs for Volusia County Schools (1995, 1996, 1999, 2000)

 

cparker@stpeter-deland.org

 

                                     Kathy Maloney Breitenbach, Art

 

                                                 Certification:

                                                 K-12 Art Certification

 

                                                 Education:

                                                 Bachelor of Fine Arts, Indiana University

                                                 Masters of Liberal Studies, Rollins College

 

 

 

 

Experience:

Thirty-five years of teaching Pre-K through 12th Art

Twenty-four years with the Diocese of Orlando

Painting, graphic design, clothing and costume design

 

kjohnson@stpeter-deland.org

                                        Beth Labonte, MAC

 

                                                      Certification:  State of Florida, Department of Education,

                                                      Florida Educator’s Certificate:

                                                      Elementary Education, Grades K-6

                                                      Exceptional Student Education (ESE), Grades K-12

                                                      Florida’s Educator’s Endorsement: English Speakers of

                                                      Other Languages (ESOL)

 

                                                      Education:

                                                      Associate of Arts Degree in Elementary Education,

                                                      Daytona State College Bachelor of Science in Exceptional

                                                       Student Education, University of Central Florida

 

Experience:

Eight years of teaching experience

Two years with Volusia County Public Schools

Six years experience with the Diocese of Orlando at St. Peter Catholic School, First Grade

Current Position: First Grade (all subjects), MAC teacher

Previous experience includes: ESE self-contained 2nd-3rd grade teacher at George Marks Elementary; ESE Support Facilitation Resource Teacher Grades K-3 at Timbercrest Elementary

 

Leadership:

Honorary member of Council of Catholic Women, St. Peter Catholic Church, Title III School Liaison, ESOL Teacher/Tutor (2013-2014), Private Tutor

 

Award:

Council for Exceptional Children, Volusia County Chapter #563, Recognition

for CEC 2007 Teacher of the Year Nominee

 

blabonte@stpeter-deland.org

 

 

 

                                         Michelle Dvorovy, 3rd Grade

 

                                                       Certification:

                                                       State of Florida, Department of Education, Florida Professional

                                                       Educator’s Certificate: Elementary Education, Grades 1-6

 

                                                       Education:

                                                       Bachelor of Art’s Elementary Education- University of Florida

                                                       Masters in Educational Technology- Nova Southeastern University

 

 

 

Experience:

Twenty one  years of teaching experience

Eight years with the Diocese of Orlando at St. Peter Catholic School

Current Position: Third Grade (all subjects)

Previous experience: Senior Educational Consultant and Focus

Account Team Internal Sales at Compass Learning, 1992-2008

 

Leadership:

Yearbook Photographer and Editor, Girls JV and Varsity Basketball Assistant Coach, Girls Varsity Volleyball Head Coach

Recipient of 2017 City of Deland Teacher of the Year Award

 

 

mdvorovy@stpeter-deland.org

 

                                        Sarah Farcau, 4th Grade

                                                      sfarcau@stpeter-deland.org

 

                                                      Certification:

                                                      Educator's Certificate for Elementary Education K-6

                                                      ESOL and Reading Endorsement

 

                                                     Education:

                                                     Bachelors in Elementary Education from UCF

 

                                                     Experience:

                                                     1st year at St. Peter Catholic School (4th Grade)

                                                     2 years in OCPS at Tangelo Park Elementary (3rd Grade)

 

                                                     sfarcau@stpeter-deland.org

 

                                       Donna Wilkins, 6th Gr Homeroom,

                                       6th, 7th and 8th Gr Math Honors and Science,

                                       Advisor to Ambassadors

 

                                                     Certification:

                                                     State of Florida, Dept. of Education, Florida Professional Educator’s

                                                     Certificate: K-6; ESOL

 

                                                     Education:

                                                     Bachelor of Science in Elementary Education – University of

                                                     Central Florida, Summa Cum Laude

                                                     Theological Studies – Concordia University Bronxville

                                                     Currently pursuing Masters in Educational Leadership -

                                                     American College of Education

 

Teaching Experience

Ten years parochial schools upper elementary and middle school, all subject areas

 

Educational Leadership

Student Ambassador Advisor; Accreditation Steering Committee; Accelerated Reading incentive program chair; Accelerated Math program trainer; Learning Fair chair/co-chair; Spelling Bee chair; National Geography Bee chair; Parent-Teacher League staff liaison; Chapel Offerings coordinator; Year-round tutor including through 6th gr; Summer camp academic program developer; Upper elementary Sunday school curriculum designer; Pioneer program leader; Worship committee member; Field trip coordinator: Driftwood Environment Education (GA); Newfound Harbor Marine Institute, FL Keys; Kennedy Space Center Overnight Adventure; St Augustine, FL

 

dwilkins@stpeter-deland.org

 

                                       John A. Torre,

                                       K-8 Physical Education, Athletic Director

 

                                                    Certification:

                                                    Certified PE Teacher K-12

 

                                                    Education:

                                                    Bachelor of Science in Human Performance (Exercise Science)

 

                                                    Experience:

                                                    13 Years of Teaching in Public and Private school setting.

                                                    4th  year with the Diocese of Orlando at St. Peter Catholic School

 

Current Position: K-8 Physical Education, 7th & 8th Grade Honors and General Science

Previous Grades 5th Grade Science, 9-12 Grades Science (Environmental science, Biology and Earth Space science).

 

Leadership:

Athletic Director and Coaching Duties

7th Year performing Athletic Director duties and Coaching for last 17 years. Coaching Youth soccer, Youth Track, Basketball, Soccer, Golf, Flag Football, youth basketball.

 

Coach@stpeter-deland.org

 

                                        Isadora Evora-Polanco, Spanish K-8

 

                                                     Certification:

                                                     Certification K-12 Spanish

                                                     Certification in Social Work k-12

 

                                                     Education:

                                                     Bachelor Degree from University of Massachusetts, Amherst in

                                                     Spanish Literature and Sociology

                                                     Master’s Degree from Fordham University, NYC in Social Work

                                                     NYS Early Childhood Credentialed Trainer

                                                     Family Development Credential from University of Connecticut

 

Experience:

4 years in Education 12 years teaching Early Childhood courses as a NYS credentialed Trainer

14 years in Social Work, Therapeutic Intervention, Social Work Administration and Social Services Early Childhood Teachings and Class room Evaluator

Volunteer and previous substitute at All Soul’s Catholic School

4 years Spanish teaching experience with Seminole County Public Schools

Previous experience includes Grades 4 and 9-12

 

ipolanco@stpeter-deland.org

 

                                        Dylane York, Music

 

                                                      Certification:

                                                     Currently working towards Temporary Educator Certification in

                                                     Music K-12

 

                                                     Education:

                                                     Associate of Arts Degree in General Education, Seminole State

                                                     College Bachelor of Arts Degree in Human Communication from

                                                     University of Central Florida

                                                     Currently working on a B.A degree in Interdisciplinary Music Studies

                                                     at Berklee College of Music

 

Experience:

4 years experience with the Diocese of Orlando

Music Associate at St. Isaac Catholic Church

Assistant Music Director at St. Augustine Catholic Church

Private Piano Teacher

 

Leadership:

Directed the 8am, 9:30am, and 5pm choirs at St. Augustine Catholic Church

Assistant Music Director of the 11am, 12:30pm and 6pm choirs, including the Youth and Children’s choir at St. Augustine Catholic Church

Assisted in Liturgy Coordination for Holy Day celebrations and sacramental liturgies at St. Augustine Catholic Church

Pianist and substitute Music Director for the 8am and 10am contemporary choirs at St. Isaac Catholic Church

 

 

dyork@stpeter-deland.org

                                          Eileen Baines, Computer

 

                                                         ebaines@stpeter-deland.org

 

421 W. New York Ave. DeLand, FL 32720 | Phone: (386) 822-6010  | Fax: (386) 822-6013

 

Our Mission: To form disciples rooted in the teachings of the Catholic faith

through a curriculum of academic excellence within a safe, caring environment.