Miss Parlapiano has always dreamt of teaching in a Catholic Elementary school. She attended Ss. Cyril and Methodius School in Deer Park from Pre-k to 8th grade before attending St. John the Baptist High School in West Islip. She received her degree in Elementary and Special Education from St. Joseph's College in Patchogue. She earned a Masters in Literacy and Cognition from St. Joseph's College. Miss Parlapiano has been teaching Academic Intervention at St. Patrick School since December of 2008.