ADMINISTRATION

Maria E. Garcia

Owner and School Administrator

Bachelors Degree in Early Childhood Education, Montessori and Day Care Certifications, more than 41 years in Montessori  Education.

Theresa Lester

Office Administrator

Administrative Training with 15 years at Columbia  Montessori School, Approved Credential in Child Development and Day Care Certification.


TEACHERS

Edvina Gill

Assistant Director / Montessori Teacher

Montessori and Day Care teacher; College Degree and approved Credentials in Child Development, Day Care Certification and Montessori Education ~ 28th year with CMS.

Alexandra Newton

Pre-K; Kindergarten and 1st Grade, Morning Director

Bachelors Degree, Montessori and Day Care Certifications; 20th year at CMS and 25th year in Montessori Education.

Pearl Garrett-Daniels

Montessori Teacher

Bachelors Degree and Montessori Certification; 20th year with CMS and 20th year in Montessori Education.

Harpreet Chadha

 Montessori Teacher

Bachelors Degree and Montessori Certification; 11th year with CMS and 13th year in Montessori Education.


ASSISTANT TEACHERS

Dorrie Jal

 Montessori Assistant and Day Care teacher

Approved Credential in Child Development and  Day Care Certification; 23rd year with CMS.

**Ms. Edvina’s Assistant**

 Lata Attal

 Montessori Assistant and Day Care teacher

Approved Credential in Child Development and Day Care Certification; 2nd year with CMS.

**Ms. Ali’s Assistant**

Maurishea Saunders

Montessori and Day Care Assistant Teacher

 3rd year with CMS.

**Ms. Harpreet’s Assistant**


Cecilia Tello

Montessori Assistant and Day Care Teacher

5th year with CMS.

**Ms. Edvina’s Assistant**

Quanyae Paige

Montessori and Day Care Assistant Teacher

1st year with CMS.

**Ms. Pearl’s Assistant**

Alexsaiah Saunders

 Montessori and Day Care Assistant Teacher

1st year with CMS

**As Needed**


EXTRA CLASSES TEACHERS

Joanne Alme

Music Teacher

8th year with CMS

Debbie Braun

Ballet teacher

21st year with CMS

Christy Dungan

JumpBunch, Fitness program

11th year with CMS


JoAnn Ekstrom

Art teacher

18th year with CMS

Margarita Martinez

Spanish teacher

9th year with CMS

Laveeta Sweeney

Reading Specialist
3rd year with CMS
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