Academy recognizes devoted teacher

Linda Peri, alongside former principal, Sr. Barbara Calamari, osu , the person responsible for hiring Peri and bringing the school such a talented and enthusiastic educator.

The Academy of Mount St. Ursula announces the recognition of Ms. Linda Peri by the Teacher’s Institute for 25 years of educating the young women of the Bronx. A Bronx native herself,. Peri is fluent in Spanish and Italian and has served as the Foreign Language Department chair for the past ten years. In this position, she has maintained a wide range of language options including Latin, a classical language, and two accelerated programs – Italian and Spanish. “Ms. Peri has been a loving teacher, very kind and a living example to all of the students who she has taught over these years.”

To meet Peri and the amazing faculty at Mount St. Ursula visit the school during their Open House on Sunday, October 26, from 11:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. or visit online at

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