Please Help Us Welcome New Staff Members at Granville Junior/Senior High School
Special Education, Grades 9 and 10
Mrs. Bonanno has been teaching for six years. Prior to coming to us, she co-taught second grade at Cambridge and third grade at South Glens Falls. She also was a general education teacher in Salem and a special education teacher for seventh and eighth graders at Oak Hill School. She has a Bachelor of Science in Psychology, and a Masters in Education for grades 1-6. She is completing a supplementary certification in special education grades K-12. She likes the tight-knit community at Granville and values a small district. In her free time, she and her husband and two sons spend time together hiking, kayaking, fishing and swimming.
Junior High Guidance Secretary
Ms. Lacoste comes to us from Small Batch Organics in Manchester, VT. She is a graduate of Arlington Memorial High School. She likes sports, photography, and small animal farming. She lives in Granville with her fiance, their daughter, and four step-children.
Junior/Senior High School Main Office Secretary
Mrs. Gribble worked for eight years as an office secretary at an auto repair and towing company in Manchester, VT. She is a 2006 graduate of Granville CSD and studied at Adirondack Community College. Her children are also attending Granville, and she is glad to be closer to home and to them. She lives with her husband and four children in Granville.
SPO - Special Patrol Officer
Officer Gutowski was a New York State Trooper in Washington County before coming to Granville. He has a Bachelor’s degree from SUNY Plattsburgh. He has enjoyed meeting many Granville residents throughout his 20-year career, and he is looking forward to being a part of the school community. He lives in Moreau with his son and daughter.
Mr. Ludwikowski, or “Mr. Lud,” most recently worked at Granville Centers nursing home. He has an associates degree in math and science from SUNY Adirondack. A 2018 Granville graduate, he is glad to work here because it is close to home. He is a huge basketball fan, especially the New York Knicks. He lives in Granville with his son.
Mr. Moore worked for the slate industry for 25 years before starting his position at the Jr/Sr high. He is a 1986 graduate of Granville. He and his wife live in Granville, and he has two sons.
Global History and Geography I, Grade 9
This is Mr. Ward’s first full-time teaching position! Before becoming a teacher, he worked in the outdoor tourism industry in Moab, Utah. He has a Bachelor of Arts in International Studies and Bachelor of Science in Economics from the University of Utah. He received his Masters in Secondary Education (Social Studies 7-12) from SUNY Albany. He is happy to be a part of a small school like Granville that can foster connections between students, teachers, and classmates. He lives in Hartford.