Modern Languages

Ms. Rosalie Romano* x 2372
Ms. Alison Carlson x 2302
Ms. Nery Gomez x 6417
Mr. Patrick McGovern  
Mr. Thomas Powers x 6447
Ms. Aymee Torres x 6426
Mr. Salvatore Veniero, '05 x 2364

* indicates department chairperson

To contact a teacher by phone, dial 201-547- and the extension listed above

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2013 -2014 Italian Exchange Program:

Click on the link below where you will find a letter introducing Prep's Italian Exchange Program as well as an application of participation.  The deadline to apply is Monday, October 7, 2013.   Grazie!


Summer Assignments: 

Below you will find the link to all of the Modern Languages' summer assignments for 2013.  Should you have any questions regarding the assignment, please contact your language teacher.  All summer assignments were introduced to students on the last week of school.  Please do not save the last days of summer to complete the assignment.  Take the time to extend your work throughout the summer.  Have a safe and enjoyable summer!


Modern Languages' Student Recognition:  Congratulations to all inductees of the National Language Honor Societies and to those who received recognition on the National Language Exams.  (from Prep's website)


Modern Languages' Faculty Recognition:

I) We would like to extend a heartfelt "gracias" to Ms. Ana Garcia for her 40+ years of service as Spanish teacher at Saint Peter's Prep.  We wish her well and best wishes on her next endeavor!   (from Prep's website)  (from Prep's website)

II) We would like to thank Mr. Salvatore Veniero for his hard work and dedication with this year's German Exchange Program.  Below are links to news article regarding the successful exchange:    (from his alma mater - Catholic University)   (from Prep's website)


Upcoming Events:  

1) Carnival of Cultures - The Modern Languages Dept. will once again host its 2nd annual Carnival Cultures.  Each language will be represented with food and enterntainment throughout the halls of the third floor of the English Building.  The event will take place in late October.  Stay tuned for further details.

2) The French and Italian Exchange Programs will take place this upcoming academic year (2013-14).  Please contact Ms Carlson or Ms. Romano should you have any questions.


Language Learning Community:  National Language Society members and AP/Honors language students will take part in presenting cultural events to the Prep community throughout the course of the year. More details to follow. 

Tutoring Sessions:  Please contact your language teacher if you would like to schedule a tutoring session with a member of the following Modern Languages Honor Societies:  

                       Societe Honoraire de Francais                                                                  
                       Delta Epsilon Phi
                       Società Onoraria Italica
                       Sociedad Honoraria Hispánica





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