"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
Jaime Letter, Director of Admissions
 Anne Tevebaugh, Director of Finance
 Michele Gray, Office Manager


Junior Toddler Level - Toddler House: (18 - 36 months)
Erin Garrett, Toddler Level, Head Toddler Teacher
Danielle Hender, Toddler Level, Assistant Toddler Teacher
Karina Perez, Toddler Level, Assistant Toddler Teacher & Spanish Teacher
Heather Sharo, Toddler Level, Junior Toddler Level Head Teacher

Primary Level: (ages 3 - kindergarten)

Elizabeth Garrett, Primary Level, Black Oak Head Teacher
Kaitlin Roamer, Primary Level, Chinquapin Oak Teacher Assistant, and Art Teacher, all levels

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
Tricia Telmosse, Primary Level, Black Oak Assistant Teacher

Elementary Level:

Wyatt Tolles, Upper Elementary Level, Head Teacher
Ghislaine Mahoney, Elementary Level Assistant Teacher and Orton Gillingham Specialist
Joanne Diglio, 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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