Degrees and Certifications:
Ms. Maria Zambuto joins the District as a high school science teacher, replacing Ms. Susan Fagan who retired in June. Ms. Zambuto was most recently a science teacher at Robert M. Finley Middle School in Glen Cove and has taught high school science at Lawrence Woodmere Academy and in the Herricks School District. In addition to classroom experience, she also has extensive experience in science research. Ms. Zambuto attended Stony Brook University where she earned a combined Bachelor of Science/Master of Teaching degree in Biology through an accelerated program. She earned NYS Initial Certifications in Biology and General Science (Grades 7-12), a Grades 5-6 extension and a Secondary Certification in Earth Science (Grades 7-12). Ms. Zambuto is quite familiar with Oyster Bay. She spent many summer days sailing out of Oyster Bay on a family sailboat.