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    Meet Mrs. Bernstein!  (Media Specialist)
    Mrs. Bernstein started as the Librarian at VanZant in 2008.  She attended Berea College in Kentucky and the University of Pittsburgh for degrees in Child Development and Library Science.  Before coming to Van Zant, she was a school librarian in Pemberton Township.  Mrs. Bernstein enjoys sharing her love of reading with all of her students.  In her spare time, Mrs. Bernstein likes to read (of course!), travel, sing, dance, and spend time with her daughter, Genevieve!!
    Meet Ms. Santora!  (Art)

    Ms. Santora started teaching Art in Evesham in September 1998 at DeMasi Elementary School and came to Van Zant in September, 2011.   Her favorite part of teaching is showing the students something they think is really cool!  Mrs. Santora also teaches at DeMasi Elementary School.  When she isn't at Van Zant she likes to play with her twins, Kevin and Sophia.  She also plays with the pugs, Sumo and Hugo.  She enjoys spending time with her Dad and brother, cooking and decorating her house.

    Meet Mr. Guth!  (Gym)

    Mr. Guth started teaching at DeMasi School in September 2002 and here at Van Zant in September of 2011.  He says that his favorite part of teaching is sharing his expertise.  Mr. Guth also teaches at DeMasi Elementary School.  When he is not at school he likes to take care of his house and spend time with his family.

    Meet Mrs. Melamed  (Band Teacher)
    Mrs. Melamed started as the band teacher here at Van Zant in 1999.  She attended The College of New Jersey and Rowan University for her degrees in Music Education.  Since music is Mrs. Melamed's passion, she is thrilled to share her love of music with the students at Van Zant.  She is continually impressed by the amount of musically talented students at this school.  Mrs. Melamed is a clarinetist in the Wind Symphony of Southern New Jersey, and also plays for many theater shows in New Jersey.  Besides music, she enjoys spending time with her husband,  Jamie, who is a school psychologist for Evesham Township.  She also LOVES playing with her daughter, Leah, who was born in 2006.
    Meet Mrs. O'Neill  (Spanish)
    Mrs. O'Neill has been teaching Spanish at Van Zant since 1999.  She sees all of the 3rd, 4th and 5th graders.  Mrs. O'Neill travels to other schools in the district also.  She loves working at Van Zant with all the wonderful students and the warm, welcoming staff and parents!  Outside of school, Mrs. O'Neill likes to travel, read and cook.  Mrs. O'Neill has three children.
    Meet Mr. Schafle!  (Orchestra)
    Mr. Schafle is our orchestra teacher and director.
    Meet Mrs. Wasdick!  (Music)
    Mrs. Wasdick is our full-time music teacher at Van Zant.  She attended both Westchester University and Holy Family College.  Since teaching and music are two great loves of Mrs. Wasdick, she says her job gives her an opportunity to do something she enjoys.  Mrs. Wasdick also teaches at DeMasi Elementary School.  In addition to music, Mrs. Wasdick gets great pleasure from reading, being a mom to her son and daughter and spending time with her family.  Her husband is a teacher at Marlton Middle School. 
Last Modified on October 27, 2015