Guide for Success

  • Your Guides:

    English Language Arts: Bridget Finocchiaro
    Experience: Four years in St. Louis Public Schools, two years as a Title I Reading Specialist, and this is her 15th year at Steger
    Training: Undergraduate B.A. in English, M.A.E. in Elementary Education, with Middle School endorsement in English, both from Truman State University
    Best Way to Contact: finocchiaro.bridget@wgmail.org

    Math: Jacqueline Schmitt
    Experience: Four years with STL Archdiocese, beginning 25th year at Steger
    Training: B.A. in Elementary Education from UM-St. Louis, Master’s Degree from National-Lewis University
    Best Way to Contact: schmitt.jacqueline@wgmail.org

    Science: Kelly Williams
    Experience: Twelve years in the Pattonville School District, this is her 10th year at Steger
    Training: Undergraduate degree in Middle School Education at the University of Missouri-Columbia, Masters in Education from Webster University
    Best Way to Contact: williams.kelly@wgmail.org

    American History: Nick Pingel
    Experience: Beginning 7th year teaching at Steger
    Training: Bachelor’s degree in elementary education at Missouri Baptist University
    Best Way to Contact: pingel.nicholas@wgmail.org

    Special Education: Leslie Auer

    Experience: One year in Camdenton School District, One year in North Saint Francis County School District, this is her 6th year at Steger.

    Training: Bachelor's degree in Early Childhood and Elementary Education from Maryville University, Master's degree in Special Education from Southeast Missouri State University

    Best Way to Contact: auer.leslie@wgmail.org