Faculty & Staff


Welcome to Ranney School – home to more than 700 exceptional students in three divisions, from Beginners (age 3) through grade 12. Our school has more than 90 full-time teachers, of which 66% have advanced degrees and 40% have been at Ranney for 10 or more years.

Our faculty:

...Inspire students to be curious; to think creatively and critically
...Encourage students to pursue talents and interests beyond academics
...Serve as mentors, advisors, coaches, role-models, advocates AND teachers
...Know and value every student so that each can reach their full potential.

View each of our division's welcome letters on the pages herein (Lower, Middle, Upper), and read about our individual faculty members with our search tool at right. More Faculty Highlights, including their participation in lifelong learning through professional development.

Articles Featuring Our Faculty

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  • Bringing Character Education into Curriculum

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  • Robotics Advisor Chiara Shah on Design Thinking in the Ranney Classroom

  • Orchestra Director Dr. Dorothy Sobieski on Developing and Educating the Whole Child

  • English Teacher Doug Felter Honored by Univ. of Chicago

Beyond 21st Century Skills: What New Teaching Approaches Mean for Students

Ranney School's expert faculty contributed to a special series in the Two River Times newspaper's Education section througout the spring of 2017. Read the series here:
“At Ranney, teachers are provided multiple opportunities to hone their craft by pursuing up-to-date research on how children learn and best practices for achieving successful educational outcomes. We are encouraged to seek out programs to help us create an educational environment that will help our students feel at ease in a world of forward thinkers.”

Connie Congemi

Third-Grade Teacher and Ranney Faculty Lifer

Ranney School

235 Hope Road
Tinton Falls, NJ 07724
Tel. 732.542.4777
Our mission is to nurture intellectual curiosity and confidence to inspire students to lead honorably, think creatively, and contribute meaningfully to society. Learn more.