jamie formolo, sixth grade teacher

Bio: Mrs. Formolo was born and raised in Sault Ste. Marie, and has been an active parishioner at St. Mary’s Church her entire life.

She was a 2007 graduate of Sault Area High School and a 2011 graduate of Lake Superior State University, with a Bachelors degree in Elementary Education with minors in Social Studies and Language Arts. Mrs. Formolo will begin her eighth year teaching and her seventh year at St. Mary’s this fall teaching sixth grade! 

Outside of school, she enjoys spending time with her family and friends, and is an avid sports fan who enjoys following her Spartans, Tigers, and Lions.

Email: jojala@eupschools.org


  • Memorization of scripture verses
  • Know there is one God. In the one God are three Divine Persons: God the Father, God the Son, and God the Holy Spirit.  Each Divine Person is fully God – the Holy Trinity
  • Know Mary is the Mother of God and Mother of the Church
  • Know the Seven Sacraments
  • Know the Holy Days of Obligation
  • Know the three conditions of mortal sin
  • Read and discuss Catechism questions and answers (YOUCAT)
  • Study of the Saints

students read:

  • The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe
  • Roll of Thunder Hear My Cry
  • Where the Red Fern Grows
  • Waiting for Anya
  • Number the Stars
  • A Christmas Carol
  • Saints
  • Poetry