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"Character formation cannot be taught. It comes from experience and not from explanation." Maria Montessori ...

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"The greatest sign of a teacher is to be able to say, "The children are now working as if I did not exist." 
- Maria Montessori

Acorn Montessori School

Administration


 
Beverly Smith, Head of School


 
 Barbara Pawlick, Assistant Head of School


 
 Anne Tevebaugh, Director of Admissions


 
 Susan daCosta, Finance Administrator


 
 Michele Gray, Bookkeeper



Faculty

Junior Toddler Level - Toddler House: (12 - 24 months)


 
 Danielle Casillo, Junior Toddler Level Head Teacher


 
 Tricia Telmosse, Junior Toddler Level Assistant Teacher


 
 Kaitlin Baumann, Teacher Assistant


Senior Toddler Level - Golden Oak: (24 - 36 months)


 
 Roopa Melkote, Toddler Level, Golden Oak Associate Head Teacher


 
 Meg Pfingst, Senior Toddler Level, Golden Oak Head Teacher


 
 Alice Roth, Senior Toddler Level, Teacher Assistant Primary & Elementary, Spanish Teacher



Primary Level: (ages 3 - kindergarten)
 

 
 Chelsea Cheng, Primary Level, Chinquapin Head  Teacher


 
 Elizabeth Garrett, Primary Level, Black Oak Head Teacher


 
 Ingrid Periz, Primary Level, Red Oak Assistant Teacher


 
 Jane Hendricks, Primary Level, Chinquapin Oak Associate Head Teacher & Rainbow Club Supervisor


 
 Teresa Garrett, Primary Level, Red Oak Head Teacher


 
 Wyatt Tolles, Primary Level, Black Oak Assistant Teacher