Hi! My name is Nicole Rocci. I am a school social worker at Central Valley Academy. This is my first year with the district.
What do you like best about what you do?
I love being a constant support and a positive influence on students. I love interacting with students and helping them realize their strengths and full potential.
What former jobs have you held?
I have worked as a waitress, professional dancer, dance teacher and worked in retail.
Where were you educated?
- Utica College of Syracuse University – B.A.
- Fordham University – M.S.W.
Where have you lived?
I have lived in New York City, Vermont (briefly) and in New Hartford, NY.
If you could do anything on a weekend, what would you do?
I would go to a new restaurant. I’m a huge “foodie” and I love trying new foods and cooking.
If we were to listen to your iPod or sound system, what would be playing?
I love all types of music – House, classic rock, old school RAP, Gospel
What is your favorite television show/movie/actor?
My favorite movie is Goodfellas (1990).
What one thing would you share that people might not know about you?
I know New York City like the back of my hand. I can get anyone, anywhere in the city by mass transit.