Great classrooms begin with great teachers. In the youngest grades, students are taught by a team of talented and dedicated teachers who take the time over the years to get to know every student well. In the older grades, students and faculty are bound together in intellectual exploration and the dynamic exchange of ideas, knowledge and values. Across the school, faculty and staff place a high level of emphasis on the dynamic relationship between family and school.

Faculty & Staff Directory

  • Photo of George Davison
    Mr. George Davison
    Head of School
    Teachers College, Columbia University - M.A.
    Yale College - B.A.
  • Photo of Jean-Robert Andre
    Mr. Jean-Robert Andre
    Dean of Equity and Inclusion
    Amherst College - B.A.
    Bank Street College - M.Ed
  • Photo of Alan Brown
    Mr. Alan Brown
    Director of Integrative and Co-Curricular Learning
    University of Chicago - M.A.
    John Hopkins - B.A.
  • Photo of MiChelle Carpenter
    Ms. MiChelle Carpenter
    Dean, Class of 2020
    Rutgers University - M.A.
    Drexel University - B.S.
  • Photo of Kim Chaloner
    Ms. Kim Chaloner
    Dean of Community Life
    New York University - M.A.
    Queen's University, Canada - B.S.
  • Photo of Carol Collet
    Ms. Carol Collet
    Associate Head of School; Head of Middle School
    Yeshiva University - M.A.
    City College of New York - A.B.
  • Photo of Barbara Haney
    Mrs. Barbara Haney
    Lower School Division Head
    Teachers College, Columbia University - M.A.
    Emerson College - B.S.
  • Photo of Piya Kashyap
    Ms. Piya Kashyap
    Dean, Class of 2021
    Middlebury College - B.A.
  • Photo of Cheryl Kelly
    Mrs. Cheryl Kelly
    Head of Early Childhood
    Fordham University - M.S. Ed.
    American University - B.A.
  • Photo of Ilana Laurence
    Ms. Ilana Laurence
    Dean of Student Life
    New York University - M.Ed.
    New York University - M.A.
    Vassar College - B.A.
  • Photo of Hugo Mahabir
    Mr. Hugo Mahabir
    Head of High School
    University of Chicago - M.A.
    Sarah Lawrence College - B.A.
  • Photo of Robbie Pennoyer
    Mr. Robbie Pennoyer
    Assistant Head of School; Director of Studies
    Yale Divinity School - M.Div.
    Harvard College - A.B.
  • Photo of Brian Reilly
    Mr. Brian Reilly
    Dean, Class of 2023
    Hunter College - M.A.
    George Washington University - B.A.
  • Photo of Daniel Rufer
    Mr. Daniel Rufer
    Dean of the Class of 2022
    New York University - M.A.
    City College of New York - M.S.
    Vassar College - B.A.
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Grace Church School is a co-educational independent school in downtown Manhattan, New York City providing instruction for over 700 students in Junior Kindergarten through Grade 12.