Teachers who have been recipients fo the SMF Teaching Grants
for the following years: 2014 | 2013 | 2012 | 2011 | 2010 | 2009 and previous years.

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Pictured with Michael Voolich are at the Superintendent's Breakfast at the A.D. Healey School, Michael Voolich congratulated the five Healey teachers who have won Somerville Mathematics Fund Teaching Grants in the past two years.
Photo on the left: Principal William Driscoll, Michael Voolich, and Colleen Murphy
(left to right) Debra Hurley, Eileen Kiltey, and Betty Ann Vitale.

cummings Michael Voolich congratulates some of the Cummings School teachers who have won Somerville Mathematics Fund teacher grants in the past three years:(left to right) Cummings: Patricia Solano, Michael Voolich, Michelle Loconto, Dariel Thompson

2008Teachers who have won Somerville Mathematics Fund teacher grants in the last four years.












Teacher Grants for 2009

  • Annette Bassett at West Somerville Neighborhood School for "Family Math Nights" (K-2 and 3-5)
  • Sarah Baszto at A D Healey School for "Mathematical Manipulatives (7th, 8th)"
  • Laura Bonnell at East Somerville Community School at Edgerly for "The ESCS Kid’s Math Club" (4th)
  • Victoria Brumberg at John F Kennedy School for "Problem Solving Materials and Scanner" (7th, 8th)
  • Kim Conley at A D Healey School for "Mathematical Games to Play in School and with Parents"(K)
  • Lori Doherty at A D Healey School for "100+ Club" (2nd)"
  • Sandra Dumas at Brown School for "Computer projector in the classroom" (6th)
  • Michael Fitzpatrick at St Catherine of Genoa School
    for "Take-home Bags with Mathematical Games" (1st)
  • Kristin Heath St Catherine of Genoa School for "Mathematical Manipulatives" (2nd)
  • Justine Hebert and Anne Casavant at John F Kennedy School
    for "Flatland, the Movie" (7th, 8th)
  • Debra Hurley at John F Kennedy School for
    "Take-home Bags with Mathematical Games" (1st)
  • Sheryl Lovit, Tom Gannon, Jen Christenson, Meryl Becker, Shirley Taylor at SCALE for "Math on the Move"
  • Victoria Macrokanis at West Somerville Neighborhood School
    for "Math and Literature Connection" (2nd, 4th-6th)
  • Lisa Mitrano at Albert F Argenziano School at
    Lincoln Park for "Take-home Math Kits"
  • Jack O’Keefe at East Somerville Community School at Cummings
    for "Measurement Inquiry through Marble Launchers" (7th & 8th)
  • Kaitlin Souza at John F Kennedy School
    for "Supplemental Mathematics Library" (6th)
  • Anne Sutherland at A D Healey School
    for "Mathematical Games to play in school and with parents" (1st)
  • Celia Taylor at the Healey School
    for the "8th Annual Kindegarten through Second Grade Family Mathematics Night"
  • Joanne Toppi at St Catherine of Genoa School for "Mathematical Games and Manipulatives" (K)
  • Paula Walsh at St Catherine of Genoa School for "Mathematical Literature" (3rd)
  • Linda Wiegenfeld at the East Somerville Community School at Edgerly
    for "Family Math Night Featuring Math Games & Math Art" (3rd -4th graders)

The Mathematics Fund is pleased to be able to support these winning projects for 2010:

  • Annette Bassett at West Somerville Neighborhood School for “Math Resource Center for Teaching and Learning Mathematics” (1-6)
  • Kelly Cronin and Joan McGivney at West Somerville Neighborhood School for “Math Take Home Book Bag Program” (K)
  • Sandra Dumas at Brown School for “Mathematics and Literature” (5th)
  • David Farnsworth, Elizabeth Ticcioni, Audrey Song, Latasha Harris,
    Brooke McCaffrey, Laura Berger, Gina Desir and Diane Hurvita at Prospect Hill Academy for “Manipulatives for Developing Number Sense” (K)
  • Patrice Hobbs at East Somerville Community School at Edgerly, Unidos for “Classroom Math Library” (3)
  • Kathryn Jenks at Prospect Hill Academy, Upper School for “TI-SmartView Computer licenses” (11-12)
  • Kelly Miller at Brown School for “Computer Projector” (6)
  • Tracy Selig at St. Catherine of Genoa School for “Measuring in Math” (2)
  • Celia Taylor at the Healey School for the “9th Annual Kindergarten through Second Grade Family Mathematics Night” (K-2)
  • Linda Wiegenfeld at the East Somerville Community School at Edgerly for “Family Math Night” (3-4)

The Mathematics Fund is pleased to be able to support
these winning projects for 2011.
The Math Fund wants to thank John Bullock and the Apple Tree Fund for generously underwriting the following teacher grants:

  • Georgia Arvanitis at Winter Hill Community School for "iXL Software" (3rd)
  • Annette Fiore Bassett at Winter Hill Community School for "K-2 and 3-5 Math Nights"
  • Yasmina Belatreche at Winter Hill Community School for "Graphing Calculators" (7th & 8th)
  • Sally Brith at Next Wave for "Algebra Curriculum Materials" (8th)
  • Charlene Buckley at West Somerville Neighborhood School for “Math Closet” (1st & 2nd)
  • Catherine Cannan, Patricia Murphy-Sheehy, Lily Ma, Justine Hebert, Jennifer Davis, and Maureen Halpenny at Somerville High School for "Kuta Software"
  • Frances Carino at Winter Hill Community School for "Scanner and Math Games" (4th)
  • Maureen Cronin at Winter Hill Community School for "Math Book of the Month" (2nd)
  • Susanne Douglas at A D Healey School for "K’nex Mathematics Materials" (1st)
  • Donna Driscoll & Joan McGinty at West Somerville Neighborhood School for "Kindergarten/Preschool Math Center and Games Sharing Library"
  • Sandra Dumas at Brown School for "Math Center Materials" (5th)
  • Kristin Fraser at Winter Hill Community School for "Scanner" (1st)
  • Sandy Hong at Winter Hill Community School for "Algebraic Thinking Manipulatives" (6th - 8th)
  • Debra A Hurley at J F Kennedy School for "Marilyn Burns Classroom Math Library" (1st, 2nd)
  • Danáe Jacobs at A D Healey School for "Mobile Teaching Center" (7th & 8th, and 5th & 6th after school)
  • Jonathan Killeen at Argenziano School for "TI-73 calculators" (7th & 8th)
  • Eileen MacDonnell at A D Healey School for "Think-Tanks Problem Solving & Number Sense Materials" (3rd & 4th)
  • Theresa MacVicar at East Somerville Community School at Cummings for "Algebra Models" (7th & 8th)
  • Kimberly Murphy at West Somerville Neighborhood School for "Family Math Nights for Pre-k -2 and 3-5"
  • Charlene O’Neill at Winter Hill Community School for "Scanner and Math Games" (4th)
  • Michelle Perry at Winter Hill Community School for "Marilyn Burns Mathematics Library" (3rd and 4-6th)
  • Ana Potter and Mary McGivern at Winter Hill Community School for "Scanner" (5th)
  • Julie Scafidi at Winter Hill Community School for "Graphing Calculators" (7th & 8th)
  • Celia Taylor at A D Healey School for "10th Annual Kindergarten through Second Grade Family Mathematics Night"
  • Allison Walton at A D Healey School for "K’nex Mathematics Materials" (1st)
  • Linda Wiegenfeld at East Somerville Community School at Edgerly for "Math Night (3rd & 4th) and Math Enrichment Club (2nd-4th)"
  • Noelle Yankov at A D Healey School for "Mathematics Manipulatives" (2nd)

The Mathematics Fund is pleased to be able to support
these winning projects for 2012.
The Math Fund wants to thank John Bullock for generously underwriting the following teacher grants:

  • Annette Fiore Bassett at Winter Hill Community School for "K-2 & 3-5 Family Mathematics Nights"
  • Laura Bonnell at East Somerville Community School at Edgerly for “3rd grade Success Day”
  • Sally Brith at Next Wave for "Pre-Algebra Curriculum Materials"
  • Frances Carino at Winter Hill Community School (4th) for "Math Games"
  • Margaret Clapham & Kate Briggs at Healey School (3rd, 4th) for "Think Tank and Figure It Materials"
  • Adriane Cruz-Cioppa at Argenziano School (2nd SEIP) for "Resource Activity Center"
  • Kristy Desilets at Unidos, East Somerville Community School at Cummings for "Think Tank and Math Games"
  • Donna Driscoll at Argenziano School (SEIP, Unidos) for "K-2, 3-5 Bilingual Family Mathematics Nights"
  • Benjamin Hehn at Kennedy School (5th) for "Calculators and Mathematical Posters"
  • Cathy Hughes at Kennedy School (1st) for "Math Materials to send home and to differentiate in class"
  • Eileen MacDonnell at Healey School (3rd) for "Math Game and Literature"
  • Charlene O’Neill at Winter Hill Community School (4th) for "Math Games"
  • Roxanne Scrima at Kennedy (K) for "Materials for parent/child activities"
  • Zachary Shufran at Winter Hill Community School (3rd-8th, ELL) "Mathematics Magazines"
  • Sharon Sotiros at Kennedy (K) for "Materials for parent/child activities"
  • Kathryn Sousa at Argenziano School (1st, SEIP) for “Mathematics Activities for Small Groups”
  • Celia Taylor at Healey School for "K-2 Family Mathematics Nightt"
  • Allison Walton at Healey School for "Mathematics Materials for classroom & Take-home"
The Mathematics Fund is pleased to be able to support these winning projects for 2013. Through the generosity of John Bullock and Akamai, The Somerville Mathematics Fund was able fund a record number of wonderful projects this year.

The Math Fund wants to thank John Bullock for generously underwriting the following teacher grants: 
  • Annette Fiore Bassett at Winter Hill Community School for “K-2 & 3-5 Family Mathematics Nights"
  • Sally Brith at Next Wave for “Pre-Algebra Curriculum Materials” 
  • Rebeca Byard at Brown School (K) for “One Hundredth Day Celebration”
  • Jayne Campos at Argenziano School (1st, SEIP) for “Math Center Materials”
  • Frances Carino at Winter Hill Community Innovation School (4th) for “IXL Software”
  • Diane Cline at El Sestima at East Somerville Community School for “Multiplication Rock”
  • Donna Driscoll at Argenziano School for “K-5 Family Mathematics Nights”
  • Susan Fothergill & Erin McGovern at Argenziano School (3rd) for “Math Games”
  • Debra Hurley at Kennedy School (2nd) for “Mathematics Materials”
  • Emma Mrozicki at Unidos, East Somerville Community School (4th) for “Mathematics Materials”
  • Patricia Murphy-Sheehy at Somerville High School for “Problem of the Week”
  • Charlene O’Neill at Winter Hill Community Innovation School (4th) for “IXL Software” 
  • Monica Campbell Revert at Unidos, East Somerville Community School (6th) for “Mathematics Materials”
  • Sarah Rice at East Somerville Community School (1st, SEIP) for “Game Night”
  • Carmina Scuccimarra at Kennedy School (3rd) for “EquaBeams”
  • Kathryn Sousa at Argenziano School (1st, SEIP) for “Mathematics Materials”
  • Alison Walton at Healey School for “Mathematics Materials”
  • Linda Wiegenfeld at East Somerville Community School for “2 – 4 Family Mathematics Night”

The Math Fund wants to thank Akamai for generously underwriting the following teacher grant:

  • Celia Taylor at Healey School for “K-2 Family Mathematics Night”

The Mathematics Fund is pleased to be able to support these winning projects for 2014. The Somerville Mathematics Fund tries to fill this need through the generosity of their donors:  John Bullock, Jasper Lawson and the Apple Tree Fund. 


The Math Fund wants to thank John Bullock for generously underwriting the following teacher grants:
  • Christopher Ames, Instructional Coach at Kennedy School & West Somerville Neighborhood School for "Think Tank Kits"
  • Sally Brith, 7th - 8th Math/Counselor at Next Wave School for "Pre-algebra Curriculum Materials"
  • Lori Brown Special Education 1st-3rd at Healey School for "Think Tank Kits"
  • Allison Cahoon, 2nd SEIP at Healey School for "Kindles & Math apps"
  • Frances Carino, 4th at Winter Hill Community Innovation School for "Fraction Games"
  • Jill Christman, 1st at Argenziano School for "Math Manipulatives and Story Books"
  • Michelle Crawford-Cranmore, 3rd at Healey School "Kindles, Math Apps and Manipulatives"
  • Maureen Cronin, 2nd at Winter Hill Community Innovation School for "Think Tank Kits"
  • Donna Dricoll,  Math Coach at Argenziano & East Somerville Community Schools, Math Nights
  • Susan Douglas, 3rd at Healey School for "Kindles and Math Materials"
  • Kim Flores, 1st Integrated SEIP at Healey School for "Math Manipulatives and Story Books"
  • Jennie French, 1st at Healey School for "Math Games"
  • Lindsay Garofalo, 1st Integrated SEIP at East Somerville Community School for "Math Family Breakfast"
  • Diana Garity, 4th Beginner SEIP at Argenziano School for "Math Manipulatives"
  • Michael Giardi, 7th & 8th Math at Kennedy School for "K-8 School-wide Math Mystery Day"
  • Rene Holtzman, Newcomers to English 1st at Argenziano School for "Classroom Rug for Math Activities"
  • Stephen Hughes, 4th West Somerville Neighborhood School for "Cuisenaire Rods and Materials"
  • Denise Marie Lavey, 1st SEIP at East Somerville Community School for "Family Game Night"
  • "lexandra Lennon, 2nd SEIP at Winter Hill Community Innovation School for “Math Manipulatives"
    Mary McGivern, Inclusion Specialist at Winter Hill Community Innovation School for "K-2 & 3-5 Math Nights"
  • Julia Miller, 5th at Healey School for "Think Tank Materials and Fraction Manipulatives"
The Math Fund wants to thank Jasper Lawson for generously underwriting the following teacher grants:
  • Ann Marie O’Connor, K at Winter Hill Community Innovation School for "Math Manipulatives"
  • Charlene O’Neill, 4th at Winter Hill Community Innovation School for "Fraction Games"
  • Sarah Rice, 1st SEIP at East Somerville Community School for "Family Math Game Night"
The Math Fund wants to thank the Apple Tree Fund for generously underwriting the following teacher grants:
  • Maureen Roichaux, 7th - 8th Math/Counselor at Next Wave School for "Math Curriculum Materials"
  • Kristen Ryan, SMILE at West Somerville Neighborhood School for "Pre-K & K Construction Center Materials"
  • Kathryn K Sousa, 1st Argenziano School for "Math Manipulatives"
    Katie Starbuck, Math Coach at Healey School & Winter Hill Community Innovation School for "Think Tank Kits"
  •  Barbara Strell, Resource Room Teacher at Healey School for "“Kathy Richardson’s Mathematics Assessment Materials"
  • Scott C Weaver, 7th - 8th Math at East Somerville Community School for "5th - 7th Family Mathematics Night with 8th volunteers at K-7th Math Night"
  • Linda Wiegenfeld, 4th at East Somerville Community School for "2nd - 4th Family Math Night"
  • Noelle Yankov, 1st at Healey School for "Kindles with Math Apps"


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