About Me

Mrs. Tuorto is beginning her 16th year at St. Benedict's Prep.  She has taught biology, physics, and earth science, and currently teaches the following courses:
Environmental Science;
Geologic Natural Disasters;
Atmospheric Natural Disasters; 
Secret Lives of Birds; and
Culinary Arts & Science.
She also serves as the Dean of Faculty.

Mrs. Tuorto holds both Bachelor's and Master's degrees in Atmospheric Science.  Her interests in meteorology include severe storms, lake effect, and forecasting.

She is a volunteer with the NYNJ Trail Conference's Invasives Strike Force to monitor invasive plant species in forests and enjoys other environmental activities such as native plant and sustenance gardening and birding.