Board of Trustees

School Governance and Administration The GCCS is governed by a Board of Trustees that is comprised of 11 members. All board member terms are for 1 year with the exception of the Treasurer, a 3 year term. All board members are required to complete the formal New Jersey School Board’s Association training to satisfy the mandate of the School Ethics Act (18A:12-33). There are no restrictions on the number of terms members may serve. The board meets once a month. All meetings are at the school and commence at 6:30 PM. The meetings are held in compliance with the Open Public Meetings Act.

The GCCS administrative staff includes a Director, Assistant Director and School Business Administrator. Deborah Nataloni, Director is responsible for management, supervision and evaluation of professional and non-professional employees, educational program monitoring, research and development, and overseeing school operations. Ida Elizabeth Edwards, Interim School Business Administrator is responsible for fiscal operations.


  • Patrice Leatherberry, President
  • Stephanie Robinson, Vice President
  • Ida Elizabeth Edwards, Interim Business Administrator
  • Lillian Cross
  • Nancy Mills
  • Kevin Inman
  • Andrew Lopez
  • Mandel Pettiford

Ex Officio Members

  • Deborah Nataloni – School Director
  • Jessica Fisher – School Acting Director
  • Gail Marie Elliott – Supervisor of Pupil Services
  • Thomas Ludwig – Supervisor of Curriculum & Instruction
  • William Donio – Solicitor
  • Amy Houck – Solicitor
  • Denise Schiavo – Teacher Representative
  • Stephanie Wilson - Teacher Representative
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Galloway Community Charter School
112 South New York Road
Galloway, NJ 08205

Important Dates and Events

December 2014
1 - Coat Drive Begins
8 - Popcorn orders are due
15 - Coat Drive Ends
24-31 - Winter Break

January 2015
5 - Classes resume
8 - Arts and Humanities Celebration
14-16 - Parent/Teacher Conferences
Early Dismissal Days
19 - School Closed


Registration for the 2014-2015 school year is currently closed. Please call Joelle Bailey at 609-652-7118 ext. 103 to learn about registration for the 2015-2016 school year.

Success Stories

Read about alumni, including Abigail Lopez and Anthony Johnson, who learned the values and treasured the knowledge here at GCCS, and went on to accomplish their personal bests.