Middle School Faculty and Staff

Mrs. Stephanie Herb
Religion Teacher
Mrs. Stephanie Herb was born in Savannah and is a graduate of St. Vincent’s Academy. She graduated from Armstrong Atlantic State University with a degree in History and is certified in the Orton Gillingham method of reading instruction. Mrs. Herb taught in the public school system and, for eight years, taught at St. Michael’s School on Tybee Island.  Mrs. Herb is married and is the mother of two girls, both graduates of St. Peter the Apostle School and both now in college.   Her favorite hobby is reading.

Mrs. Kathleen Swanner
Math/Science Teacher
6th Grade Homeroom
Class size:23
Mrs. Swanner is a native of Savannah.  She grew up on Isle of Hope, and she attended St. James School then St. Vincent’s Academy.  She taught high school sciences for years before venturing into the middle school realm.  She really love teaching middle school math and science at St. Peter’s.

Mr. Gregory Scott
Social Studies/Science Teacher
8th Grade Homeroom
Class Size: 14
Mr. Gregory Scott is the Middle School Social Studies and Physical Science teacher, as well as the K-8 Computer Science teacher.  Mr. Scott is a Savannah native and graduated from Armstrong State University with a BA and an MA in history and Georgia Southern University with a BS in mechanical engineering.  He is passionate about the history of science and science education and believes that it is essential for educators to explain how science and faith relate to and illuminate one another.  Mr. Scott has spent years as a math tutor and teaching college history and has also taught 6th grade social studies.
When he is not teaching or tutoring, Mr. Scott spends his time with his daughter, Leila.  He also loves playing trivia, hiking, reading, and jazz.

Mrs. Wynter Kelly
School Principal/Science Teacher
Mrs. Wynter Kelly has a Bachelor of Science degree from the University of West Georgia and her Master of Arts degree in Educational Leadership from the University of Notre Dame. She holds Georgia State Certification in Educational Leadership. Mrs. Kelly has 29 years of educational experience as a classroom teacher, tutor, coach, and athletic director. She has been the dean of students in California, Rhode Island, and Georgia. Mrs. Kelly came to SPA from the offices of the Diocese of Savannah where she was the Director of Curriculum and Instruction for Catholic Schools. Mrs. Kelly is the mother of five children, including one who attends St. Vincent’s Academy and one at St. Peter the Apostle School. She and her family are members of our parish and residents of Wilmington Island.