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If you have a question or concern, please don't hesitate to contact the building administrator or your child's teacher. We always want to hear from you!

Building Phone Number: 518-758-7575
Fax Number: 518-758-1405
Address: Ichabod Crane Middle School,
2910 Route 9, Valatie, NY 12184
Mailing Address: PO Box 820, Valatie, NY 12184


To contact the Middle School administration or faculty, the building number is 518-758-7575, Ext. 5001. Please ask the school secretary to connect you with the voicemail of the teacher you wish to contact. Leave a detailed message so the teacher can have the information you need when he or she calls you back.

If you would like to meet directly with the administrator or teacher, please call to schedule an appointment.


All faculty members are provided e-mail accounts, so ask your child's teachers if this is a good way to stay in touch. If so, select the name from the list below for the link to the e-mail address for Ichabod Crane Middle School administration or faculty.

Timothy Farley, Principal
Anthony Marturano, Assistant Principal
Katherine Gulisane, Secretary to the Principal, Ext. 5002
Michelle Pullen, Middle School Greeter/Attendance, Ext. 5001
Grade 6 - Team R-1
Elisabeth Milot
Patricia Tollerton
Grade 6 - Team R-2
Elisa McNeil
Tracey Gold
Grade 6 - Team R-3
Barbara Ireland
Jennifer Rickert, (Team Leader)
Jackie Purifacato, Special Education
Grade 7 - Team F
Steven Fielman, Science
Julianne Rulison, Mathematics
Anne Flemming, English Language Arts (Team Leader)
Lara Marotta, Social Studies
Grade 7/8 Split - Team 7B/N
Shari Dowling, Science
Jacob Patenaude, Mathematics
Erin Bulan, English Language Arts
Karen Brink-Noonan, Social Studies (Team Leader)
Marianne Noll, Special Education (Team Leader)
Grade 8 - Team P
Terry Petroccione, Science (Team Leader)
Kim Zorzi, Mathematics
Patti Lanzilotti, English Language Arts
Robert Hanna, Social Studies
Mary Beth Watrous, Special Education
Kim Funk, Accelerated Math
Jessica Borrell
English Language Development
David Manarel
Family and Consumer Science
Maureen Kuhn
Foreign Language
Susan Hallenbeck, French/Spanish
Julia Johnson, Spanish
Robert Samaniuk, Spanish/Cultures
Guidance and Counseling Department
Dale Tuczinski, Guidance Counselor & Dept. Chair
Joan White, Guidance Counselor
Adam Vooris
Library Media Services
Elizabeth Kelly
David Bulan
Jennifer Edwards
Robert Richburg
Dianne Rieck
Special Education / Reading
Dan Schoonover
Kathryn Walter
Physical Education
Gosia Geiger
Mattias Nordgren
Academic Intervention Services (AIS)
Jennifer Cramer
Lauren Infantino
Patricia Rathke
HS Technology
Steve Leader
School Psychologist
Sy Balsen
Laura Sarno
Speech-Language Services
Mary Ellen Andrews
Kristin Saccento
Information Technology (District)
Michael Gleason, Network Systems Engineer
Health Services
Jo-Ellen Estabrook-Pollack, RN

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