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Smith Faculty/Staff


33 Wheeler Ave
Cortland, NY 13045

Angela Wanish

Phone: (607)-758-4180
Fax: (607)-758-4189


Welcome to F.E. Smith Intermediate School. Our staff is committed to providing engaging educational experiences which encourage and challenge each child to be his/her personal best: intellectually, socially, emotionally and physically. We strive to build a strong sense of community through the use of Responsive Classroom practices and promote a culture of #OtherPeopleMatter through the Positivity Project.

We welcome your involvement and support.

Smith Intermediate Faculty and Staff

Use the Staff Directory on the Main Page to find staff email link

Third GradeTeachers
Melissa Holl 
Kellie Maniaci
Michelle Ott 
JeanAnn Sclafani
Kristy Buchalla
Kelly Comtois 
Emily Morse 
Monica Oaks
Kathleen Elliott-Birdsall
Brytney Hatfield

Fourth Grade Teachers
Samantha Beams
Jennifer Cowan
Maria Leana
Caroline Perks
Sarah Costello
Lizzy Guidi
Carla Greenfield
Debbie Fitzgerald
Casey Nadell
Charlene Urtz

Nadia Bieber
Cafeteria Staff 
Wava Bush
Phyllis DeRushia
Jody Stafford

Custodial Staff
Rai Cole
Brian VanDonsel
Shirley van de Veur
Executive Secretary
Theresa Radley
Keyboard Specialist 
Joanne Dyer
Library Media Specialist
Jacob Abbuhl
Library Aide
Fran Davis
Heidi Shelley
Nick Murray
 Alison Capano

Jody Prezioso
Occupational Therapist
Abby Hess
Physical Education Teachers
Austin Harringer
Ilona Ryon
Physical Therapist
Valerie Landaeta
Max Benz
Reading Specialist
Anthony Caravella 
Jill Ruggiero

Math Spcialist
Jody Mashlykin
Tom Vakkas

Social Workers
Zoe Walters
Special Education 
Nadell Casey
Kathleen Elliott-Birdsall
Debbie Fitzgerald
Brytney Hatfield
Monica Oaks
Charlene Urtz
Speech Therapists
Sarah Prignon
Teaching Assistants 
Anne Davidson
Noelle Feint
Amy Sherwood
Linda Smith
Christine Norton




Mr. Robert J. Edwards, Superintendent

1 Valley View Drive
Cortland, NY 13045

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