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Elementary Grades 1st-4th

Elementary Classroom

Learning can be fun when the teacher introduces subjects with games and technology.

About Our Curriculum

Go to our About Us for general curriculum information and ind specific curriculum by grade below.

See also the Joliet Diocesan curriculum standards

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Ms. Katie DelMastro

1st Grade


Curriculum (pdf)

Ms. Katie DelMastro Ms. Del Mastro holds a Bachelor's degree in Elementary Education with endorsements in Early Childhood, Special Education, and Reading from Loras College. She recently completed graduate school and earned a Master's Degree in Early Childhood with a focus on Teaching and Diversity.   DelMastro believes teaching is a very influential job, and that teachers don't just provide knowledge to their students for advancement in their educational journey, but also help them grow spiritually and socially, molding them into positive contributors to society. In her free time she enjoys spending time with her family and friends, shopping, being outside and staying active through sports, kayaking, biking, hiking and other adventurous activities.

Mrs. Janet DeBartolo

3rd Grade


Curriculum (pdf)

Mrs. Janet DeBartolo Nurturing respect for others and the world, Mrs. DeBartolo believes in empowering and motivating children to be successful in learning through a lively Catholic school environment. This foundation prepares them for their future spiritually, morally and academically. Mrs. DeBartolo has taught for over 15 years. She joined St. Charles Borromeo in 2000 and has been teaching mathematics, pre-algebra, and algebra at the middle-school level. She holds a BA degree in Elementary Education from the University of Illinois Chicago with a Master of Arts in Teacher Leadership from Roosevelt University, and is Illinois-certified in elementary education for grades K-9. Mrs. DeBartolo also holds her Type 75 Administrative Certification from Roosevelt University, Schaumburg campus.

Mrs. Susan Wagner

4th Grade


Curriculum (pdf)

Mrs. Susan Wagner Mrs. Wagner has a BA in Psychology and a MA in Elementary Education. Mrs. Wagner and her family are parishioners at St. Joseph in Downers Grove where Mrs. Wagner's youngest son graduated 8th grade this past school year.