Saint Kateri

About Our Principal

Mrs. Tosha Grimmer has been appointed the Principal of St. Kateri Tekakwitha Parish School.

Mrs. Grimmer graduated from Russell Sage College and went on to earn her Master’s degree in Education in Human Development and Psychology from Harvard and is currently a doctoral candidate having completed her course work in Educational Theory and Practice at the University at Albany.  She has been a teacher of teachers serving as adjunct faculty at Russell Sage College and as an Assistant Professor in Teacher Education at The College of Saint Rose.  She has taught third grade and kindergarten in addition to holding administrative positions at a summer camp for 150 girls at Emma Willard and Head Start in Massachusetts.  Mrs. Grimmer is currently the Director of Faith Formation at our parish where she has developed curriculum and lesson plans for use in our weekly catechetical programs and our school.

Mrs. Grimmer has a passion for Catholic education and a desire for St. Kateri’s to fulfill its mission to welcome all and see our school achieve academically, socially and spiritually.  God has blessed Mrs. Grimmer with many talents and abundant energy and she is ready to join with families, students, faculty, and our entire faith filled community to raise our school to a new level of growth and success.