Degrees and Certifications:

Mrs. Tara Giannone

Background: Mrs. Giannone has her bachelors degree in Psychology, Education, and Special Education. She graduated from Georgian Court University in 2010. Although this is her eleventh year teaching, it is her eighth year at Cliffwood Elementary!



Food: Sushi

Drink: Coffee

Color: Purple

Book: Matilda

Movie: A Bronx Tale

Season: Summer

Animal: Dogs

Hobby: Hot Yoga


Interesting Facts:

- Mrs. Giannone was born in Brooklyn, NY. She moved to New Jersey at the age of twelve. She still goes back frequently to visit her Grandma.  

-Mrs. Giannone has a black lab, Mason. Mason is a puppy who has more energy than a room full of first graders!

-Mrs. Giannone has three nieces, Julia, Natalie, and Molly. They have forever stolen a piece of her heart. 

-Mrs. Giannone and her husband are expecting their first child this Fall, a baby girl!