Mr. Robert Violetto taught at Xaverian from September 1965 to June 2004. He was a member of the English, Social Studies, and Guidance departments throughout his tenure on Shore Road, and was later the Director of the Guidance Department. Bob was a member of the Padraic Society, the St. Francis Xavier Society, and a recipient of the Ryken Educator of the Year Award. He is survived by his wife Tess, and children Robert Jr. '03 and Tressa.


Established in 1957, Xaverian is one of thirteen schools nationwide sponsored by the Xaverian Brothers.