"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


Meg Pfingst, Head of School
 Barbara Pawlick, Assistant Head of School
Jaime Letter, Director of Admissions
 Anne Tevebaugh, Director of Finance
 Michele Gray, Office Manager


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

Danielle Casillo, Junior Toddler Level Head Teacher
Tricia Telmosse, Junior Toddler Level Assistant Teacher

Primary Level: (ages 3 - kindergarten)

Elizabeth Garrett, Primary Level, Black Oak Head Teacher
Alice Roth, Primary Level, Black Oak Assistant Teacher, and Spanish Teacher
Kaitlin Baumann, Primary Level, Chinquapin Oak Teacher Assistant
Jane Hendricks, Primary Level, Red Oak Associate Head Teacher & Rainbow Club Supervisor
Teresa Garrett, Primary Level, Red Oak Head Teacher
Nancy Martinson, Primary Level, Chinquapin Oak Head Teacher

Elementary Level:

Wyatt Tolles, Upper Elementary Level, Head Teacher
Ghislaine Mahoney, Elementary Level Assistant Teacher






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

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