Oak Knoll alumna Jennifer Spottz ’15 will perform “How Far I’ll Go” from “Moana,” the 2016 animated Disney film, as part of the “Broadway Princess Party” at the New Jersey Performing Arts Center this Saturday, September 15, at 7 p.m.
Just days before Christmas, members of the Oak Knoll School basketball and swim teams joined together for a special charity spin class that raised $600 to benefit the Maureen Ellinwood Pluvinage ’99 Scholarship Fund.
Oak Knoll School of the Holy Child alumna Amalia Duarte ’80 was elected to the Mendham Township Committee on Tuesday, the latest instance of Duarte embracing the leadership roles once experienced at her alma mater.
Kathryn Wade '03 and her husband welcomed Olive into the world on September 7, 2018. A few months later, Wade began working as an academic counselor at Georgetown University where she graduated in 2007
Cathleen Mallaney, who died on Feb. 7, 2019, was the mother-in-law of Grace Magnier Mallaney ’83, grandmother of Norah Mallaney ’04, Clare Mallaney ’10 , Mary Mallaney ’15, Ryan McCarthy ’14 and Allison McCarthy ’18.
Colleen McFadden Dudek ‘81 passed away on January 11, 2019. After graduating from Oak Knoll, where she was a standout field hockey player, Colleen earned a finance degree from the University of Richmond. She enjoyed a successful career before becoming a full-time mother to four children.
Eileen McCormack, who died on January 3, 2019, was the mother of Eileen McCormack Harte ’73, trustee emeritus; Catharine McCormack Totman ’80, Mary McCormack Giles ’84 and grandmother of Catherine Harte ’08.
Ellen Carlin Long ’52, who died on December 31, 2018, was the mother of Ryan Martin Ungrady ’80, mother-in-law of Elizabeth Mortenson Martin ’80 and grandmother of Casey Martin ’20. The longtime Union resident was also a graduate of Marymount College in Tarrytown, New York.
Julia Harrison ’61 died on December 25, 2018. In addition to being an Oak Knoll alumna, she was also a graduate of Rosemont College. She served as a project manager in computer science for Convergys Corp. in Union, and is survived by nieces and nephews, as well as grandnieces and grandnephews.
Tricia Bender Trego ’73, who died on November 22, 2018, was the sister of Alice Bender Gibbons ’76 and Peggy Bender Gillen ’78. She was also the aunt of Tara Leone ’96, Andi Gibbons Hubschmann ’02, Lara Gibbons Herr ’06, Tommy Gibbons ’03 (LS) and Matthew Gibbons ’06 (LS).
Alyssa Small Blatt, who died on Dec. 11, 2017, was the sister-in-law of Melissa Blatt ’97 and cousin of Ali Sumas Good ’95, Olga Anagnostis ’07, Christina Sumas ’98, John Anagnostis ’98 (LS) and Laura Sumas Barry ’03.
Oak Knoll School of the Holy Child is a Catholic independent school coeducational from kindergarten to grade 6 and all girls in grades 7 to 12. Oak Knoll was founded in 1924 and is one of 10 schools in the Holy Child Network of Schools that provides independent Catholic education across the United States.
OAK KNOLL SCHOOL OF THE HOLY CHILD
44 Blackburn Road
Summit, NJ 07901
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