About PS20

Our Staff
Administration

Main Office

Carrie Orr

Carrie Orr

Assistant Principal

Mo Yue Teng (Tina)

Mo Yue Teng (Tina)

Parent Coordinator

Tracey Arrington

Tracey Arrington

Pupil Accountant Secretary

Teachers

Pre-K & Kindergarten

Jennifer Ahmad

Jennifer Ahmad

PRE-K 134

Mirella Rodriguez

Mirella Rodriguez

Pre-K 130 (Spanish)

Dolly Zhang

Dolly Zhang

Pre-K 132 (Mandarin)

Sarah Hill

Sarah Hill

Kindergarten 226

Jessica Peralta

Jessica Peralta

Kindergarten 230 (Spanish)

Eutine Wong Yi

Eutine Wong Yi

Kindergarten 228 (Mandarin)

Teachers

First, Second, & Third Grade

Cecilia Chau

Cecilia Chau

1ST & 2nd GRADE 210 (Spanish)

Debbie Harmatz

Debbie Harmatz

1st & 2nd Grade 200

Samantha Heady

Samantha Heady

1st Grade 212

Elizabeth Ma

Elizabeth Ma

1st Grade 206 (Mandarin)

Rita Lau

Rita Lau

2nd Grade 240

Jennifer Rivera

Jennifer Rivera

2nd Grade 240 (Spanish)

June Xie

June Xie

2nd Grade 326 (Mandarin)

Cara Dempsey

Cara Dempsey

2nd & 3rd Grade 330

Yash Hu

Yash Hu

3RD GRADE 318 (MANDARIN)

Elizabeth Hallacy

Elizabeth Hallacy

3rd Grade 328 (Spanish)

Margo Beris

Margo Beris

3rd Grade 324

Diane Fuertes

Diane Fuertes

3rd Grade 324 (Spanish)

Isabel Reyna Torres

Isabel Reyna Torres

3rd Grade 319 (Spanish)

Lawrence O'Neill

Lawrence O'Neill

3rd Grade 319

Teachers

Fourth & Fifth Grade

Lily Liu

Lily Liu

4th Grade 315 (Mandarin)

Samara Leopold

Samara Leopold

4th Grade 316

Glenda Mistretta

Glenda Mistretta

4th Grade 316 (Spanish)

Amanda Gainsa

Amanda Gainsa

4th & 5th Grade 308

Willy Hawkins

Willy Hawkins

5th Grade 310

Lauren Belfer

Lauren Belfer

5th Grade 310

Alex Cochrane

Alex Cochrane

5th Grade 304

Yutong Zhao

Yutong Zhao

5th Grade 306 (Mandarin)

Olivia Chessman

Olivia Chessman

5th Grade 304

Teachers

Specialty

Altagracia Torres

Altagracia Torres

Library

Christine Drago

Christine Drago

Physical Education

Lisa Cappello

Lisa Cappello

Technology

 Amy Abatelli

Amy Abatelli

Science

Ellen Darby

Ellen Darby

Art

Andrew Boeckman

Andrew Boeckman

Music

Teachers & Staff

Support Services

Cara Stein

Cara Stein

Speech

Yvonne Gao

Yvonne Gao

Speech

Lauren Zermani

Lauren Zermani

Guidance Counselor

Cely Traje

Cely Traje

IEP/SETSS

Suzanne Farkas

Suzanne Farkas

Ulit Coach K-2

Julie Tran

Julie Tran

SETSS

Jethro Reyes

Jethro Reyes

Physical Therapist

Erin Kelly

Erin Kelly

Occupational Therapist

Rumi Ortiz

Rumi Ortiz

Interventionist

Inna Djaniants

Inna Djaniants

ENL Teacher

Marua Lenahan

Marua Lenahan

ENL Teacher

Staff

School Based Support Team

Tossea Wilson

Tossea Wilson

School Psychologist

Janice Terkell

Janice Terkell

Social Worker

Glenda Bazurto

Family Worker

Staff

Para Educators

Zunilda Montes

Zunilda Montes

Paraprofessional

Fatima Jimenez

Fatima Jimenez

Paraprofessional

Jacqueline Benitez

Jacqueline Benitez

Paraprofessional

Dong Sheng Wu

Dong Sheng Wu

Paraprofessional

Orlando Gonzales

Orlando Gonzales

Paraprofessional

Kathleen Chan

Kathleen Chan

paraprofessional

Lisa Shi

Lisa Shi

PARAPROFESSIONAL

Marie Carramatta

Marie Carramatta

PARAPROFESSIONAL

Lisette Ayala

Lisette Ayala

PARAPROFESSIONAL

Genisis Cutodio

Genisis Cutodio

PARAPROFESSIONAL

Angela Caceres

Angela Caceres

PARAPROFESSIONAL

Brian Hammel

Brian Hammel

Custodian

Students

After School programs

Staff

Year School Was Founded

Get In Touch

Location: ​166 Essex St, New York, NY 10002

Telephone: (212) 254-9577

Email: YMO2@schools.nyc.gov

School Hours: M-F: 8:20am - 2:40pm

Non-Discrimination Policy

It is the policy of the New York City Department of Education to provide equal educational opportunities without regard to actual or perceived race, color, religion, creed, ethnicity, national origin, alienage, citizenship status, disability, sexual orientation, gender (sex), or weight and to maintain an environment free of harassment on the basis of any of these grounds, including sexual harassment or retaliation.

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