OLA’s Gus Cozzi Day

OLA School staff joins Cozzi’s family beneath the plaque dedicated to him: (back, l-r) principal John-Paul Barnaba; Stefanie Cozzi with her youngest son, Joseph; OLA gym teacher Angelique Irizarey; (front, l-r) gym teacher Brian Reilly; Cozzi’s sons, Domenic and Matthew with Cozzi’s brother, Tommy.
Photo by Silvio Pacifico

Our Lady of the Assumption School faculty and students came together last Wednesday, March 23 with former OLA gym teacher, Gus Cozzi’s family to dedicate a plaque commemorating the late educator’s life. The beloved gym teacher and mentor to all OLA students, lost his battle with cancer last month. He was honored with massive gym class celebration involving students of every grade, teachers and families.

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