A Catholic school is a place where students live a shared experience of faith in God and where they learn the riches of Catholic culture…Catholic schools must help students to deepen their relationship with God and to discover that all things human have their deepest meaning in the person and teaching of Jesus Christ.
                                                                                        –Pope St. John Paul II
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With the exception of a six year term in the Diocese of Metuchen, Sister John has spent her entire life and ministry in the Archdiocese of Philadelphia – and has very much enjoyed doing so!  She received an undergraduate degree from Immaculata University and later a master’s degree in Educational Leadership / Administration from the same institution.  After teaching in several schools, she served as principal of Blessed Virgin Mary, Darby; St. Anastasia, Newtown Square; Villa Maria Academy, Immaculata; St. Joseph, Downingtown; Immaculate Conception, Somerville, NJ.  Sister brings her 30+ administrative experience to St. Matthew School and enjoys working with the dedicated staff, delightful children and supportive families.