Testa began her teaching career in 1980 and has taught in both
public and private schools. She began teaching at Sts. Philip
and James School in 1987.
In 2008 she
was the recipient of the Distinguished Educator Award
for the Diocese of Rockville Centre from the Tomorrow's Hope
Foundation and in 2007 she was awarded the Who's
Who Among America's Teacher
Mrs. Testa holds
degrees from West Chester State University, Stony Brook
University, and Fordham University. She also
studied at the University of Illinois. She is
certified in elementary education, has a Masters degree as
well as an administrative degree.
After serving as
Assistant Principal at Sts. Philip and James School for 18 years,
in July of 2014 Mrs. Testa was appointed Principal of
Sts. Philip and James School.