Meet the Staff
MRS. ANN CARRACAPPA
school Counselor For students with the last name A-G
Mrs. Carracappa has been a counselor in the Colonial School District since 1993. Prior to working at Colonial Middle School, she was a counselor at Ridge Park Elementary, Conshohocken Elementary and Whitemarsh Elementary schools. She attended Seton Hall University for her undergraduate studies and earned a B.S. in Psychology. Mrs. Carracappa attended Villanova University for graduate school, where she earned a Masters Degree in Counseling and Human Relations. She also taught in the School Counseling Program at Gwynedd-Mercy College. Mrs. Carracappa is married with three children.
Email Mrs. Carracappa or call 610-275-5100, ext. 7169
MR. MATTHEW DOROSHOW
SCHOOL COUNSELOR for students with the last name h-0
Mr. Doroshow joined the CMS staff at the outset of the 2004-05 school year. He attended Penn State University for undergraduate and Rider University for graduate school. He began his career serving as a Junior High and High School counselor in the Bristol Township School District in 1994-95 and 1995-96. Between 1996 and 2004 he served as a counselor at Ridley Middle School (Ridley Park, Pa.).
In addition to being a school counselor, Mr. Doroshow is the Faculty Athletic Manager at CMS. He also sponsors the "Hoops for Hope" program that coordinates the Queen/King of the Court Tournaments (which benefit Coaches vs. Cancer) and 4 on 4 for a Cure (which benefits the ALS Association of Greater Philadelphia). He also sponsors the Patriot Classic (the students vs. staff basketball game).
Email Mr. Doroshow or call 610-275-5100, ext. 7165
MRS. GINNY SIMONETTI
SCHOOL COUNSELOR for students with the last name P-Z
Mrs. Simonetti has been a counselor at Colonial for more than twenty years. Before Colonial, Mrs. Simonetti worked as a math/science teacher and teacher therapist at Hilltop Preparatory School. Mrs. Simonetti was working as an educational liaison with the Northwestern Psychiatric Institute when she was asked to join the middle school staff. Her undergraduate and graduate degrees were completed at West Chester University. She is married, has two daughters and owns two dogs and two cats.
Email Mrs. Simonetti or call 610-275-5100, ext. 7167