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PVPA is now a NUT-FREE campus. Please adjust home-brought meals accordingly. Thank you! 


Contact List

Contact the school

Pioneer Valley Performing Arts Charter Public School
15 Mulligan Drive
South Hadley, MA 01075

Phone: (413) 552-1580
Fax:  (413) 552-1594


Homeless Education Liason 

Loris Bjorkman-Joslyn , Acting Director of Student Services
413.552.1580 x302

Records Access Officer

Marcy Conner, CFO
413.552.1580 x124

Verification of Graduation

Lisa Clark, SIS Data Manager
413.552.1580 x300


Bjorkman-Joslyn, Loris  Acting Director of Student Services
Conner, Marcy Chief Financial Officer
Haley, Jackie Assessment Coordinator
Kulas, John Facilities Manager
Miller, Alyson  Director of Curriculum & Instruction
Newton, Frank  Interim Director of Arts
Nielsen, Brent Interim Executive Director
Roundtree, Kendrick Dean of Students
Vreeland, Thom Director of Technology
Clark, Austin Library Media Specialist
Clark, Lisa SIS Data Manager
Correa, Daphne Main Office Administrative Assistant
Crosby, Beth Student Services Administrative Assistant
Courtney, Sandra Enrollment and Communications Coordinator
Johnson, Kenya  Accounting & HR Assistant
Fournier, Chris Community Outreach and Alumni Director
Conklin, Christina   Soccer Coach
Santerre, Jenn Main Office Administrative Assistant
  Restorative Practice Coordinator  
Allen, Kate School Counselor, Department Leader
Canata Boydston, Karen  Psychologist 
Colwell, Mary  Nurse  
Karney, Sarah  Speech & Language Pathologist, Asst. Tech. Coord.
King, Kathleen  Social Worker
Sampere-Gagnon, Lauralee School Adjustment Counselor
Schwab, Dana School Counselor
Charpentier, Stacey Academic Support Teacher
Gray, Hannah  Academic Support Teacher
Koch, Gabriella Math Support
Lampron, Aaron Therapeutic Paraprofessional
Materka, Shannon Instruction Support Professional
McClendon, Traci  Academic Support Teacher
Redman, Lindsay Therapeutic Paraprofessional
Searles, Madeline Instruction Support Professional
Sebstad, Anuhea  Instruction Support Professional
Umryz, McKenzie Academic Support Teacher
Heiple, Emil English Language Arts
Kayser, Karin English Language Arts
Richards, Lanie English Language Arts
Cox, Jim History/Social Science
Huggett, Gary History/Social Science, Department Leader
King, Matthew History/Social Science
Demos, Mike  Mathematics
Grabowski, Joey Mathematics, Department Leader
Wright, Elmo  Mathematics
Furr, Anna Middle School Team / Humanities
LeClair, Elise  Middle School Team / Science
Linehan, Erin Middle School Team / Math
Marini, Roxane Middle School Team / Humanities, Dept. Leader
Mertes, Abby  Middle School Team / Humanities
McCarthy, John Middle School Team / Science, Dept. Leader
Sardella, Jenna  Middle School Team / Humanities
Wilbur, Johanna Middle School Team / Math
Ryan, Jessie High School Science
Hahn, Thomas High School Science
Sandri, Ben  High School Science
Sawyer, Garrett High School Science and Math
Pollak, Kayla  High School Science
Diogenes Costa Curras World Language, Spanish
Duran, David World Language- French and Spanish, Dept. Leader
Saldana, Alexcelin Dance
Kaba, Alpha "Bisko" Dance
Santorelli, Felice Dance, Department Leader
Cavallin, David Music
Ellington, Laurie Music
King, Matthew Music
Roy, Rahul Music, Department Leader
Scerbo, Molly Theater
Ayres, Emma Theater
Bloomfield, Petula VATT
Bridge, Martin VATT, Department Leader
Brunelle, Richard VATT
McClung, Melissa VATT
Reuter, Lauren VATT