The Hopatcong Board of Education has two openings for board member positions. Vacancy number one as a term that expires on December 31, 2022. Vacancy number two has a term that expires on December 31, 2024. Individuals interested in applying for either of these positions should submit a letter of interest and résumé to Mr. Jeff Hallenbeck, board secretary, by the close of business on Thursday, May 19, 2022. The board will contact interested candidates to schedule interviews for Monday, May 23rd.

High School Staff

Main Office Administration

Mrs. Stephanie Martinez
(973) 770-8850
Mrs. Nicole Roman-Gerena
Secretary to the Principal
(973) 770-8851
Mrs. Linda Tappen
Secretary to Athletics
(973) 398-8803
Mrs. Lynn Masterson
(973) 770-8854
Mrs. Aimee Landrud
(973) 770-8855
Mr. Pete Oesen
Coordinator of Student Activities
(973) 770-8970
Mr. Kurt Zimmermann
Coordinator of Student Discipline
(973) 770-8849

Guidance Office

Mrs. Stacy Yanko
(973) 770-8861
Ms. Lisa Dunmyer
School Counselor
(973) 770-8865
Ms. Michelle Minimi
School Counselor
(973) 770-8864
Mrs. Linda Padula
School Counselor
(973) 770-8967
Ms. Melissa Stein
School Counselor
(973) 770-8863

Student Resource Officer

Mr. Officer Dave Schultz
SRO from Hopatcong Police
Mr. Marlon Winbush
SRO from Hopatcong Police
(973) 770-8830

Athletic Trainer

Mr. Matthew McKowen
Athletic Trainer
(973) 770-8983

Child Study Team

Mrs. Susan Pallotta
Social Worker
(973) 770-8858
Mrs. Nancy Stephens
Learning Disability Teacher Consultant
(973) 770-8972
Mrs. Leticia Anthes
School Social Worker
(973) 770-8825
Mrs. Mary Ellen Fata
Social Worker/Counselor
(973) 770-8991


Mr. Edric Debos
Mr. George Segale


Mrs. Carolyn Olsen
Mr. Brian Vuurens

Family Consumer Science

Ms. Michele Culcasi


Mrs. Kathleen Brennan
Ms. Christine Kalemba
Mr. Jason Mulvihill

World Language

Mrs. Carmen Alzate
Mrs. Laura Bennetti
Mrs. Roberta Boatman


Mrs. Alexa McLean

Health/Physical Education

Mr. Gary Andolena
Mr. Chris Buglovsky
Mrs. Jill Mortenson


Ms. Kelcey Brennan
Mrs. Nancy Duffy
Ms. Megan Nardone
Ms. Ana Sodi Maldonado

Music & Fine Arts

Mr. Kurt Zimmermann
(973) 770-8849


Mrs. Mary Burns
Mr. Peter Oesen
Mr. Dominic Schiavone
Ms. Andra Vladescu

Social Studies

Mr. David Campagna
Mrs. Heather DelBagno
Mr. Ryan Myslinski
Mr. Craig Vallaro

Special Education

Mr. Wilson Cusano
Ms. Traci Duffy
Mrs. Dina Emerling
Mr. Michael Farrell
Ms. Kathy LaRosa
Ms. Christina Nied
Mrs. McKenzie Norris
Ms. Melanie Piereth
Mr. Dominick Spuckes
Ms. Emily Taylor
Ms. Loren Turner
Mrs. Julie Wilson


Mrs. Heather Bivone

Job Coach

Mr. Hank Fattorusso

Library Media Specialist

Education Support Personnel

Mrs. Mary Aufiero
Mrs. Barbara Cooper
Mrs. Jessica Crespi
Mrs. Josephine Cuttone
Mrs. Melissa Figueroa
Mrs. Nicole Gricenko
Mrs. Glaucielle Manco
Mrs. Lynn Masterson
Mrs. Rosemarie McMullen
Mrs. Patricia Nelson
Mrs. Marilyn Volpe