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Meet the faces of

Montessori Reggio Academy

Administration
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Breanna Trevino Principal

  • Student Admissions & Acceptance to the MRA Program
  • Student Progress Tracking & Classroom Placement
  • Parent Welcome Calls & Orientations
  • Billing & Financials
  • Student Files & Records
  • Administration
  • Student & Parent Relations
  • Promote MRA’s Core Values of Excellence, Leadership, and Diversity
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Ericka Green Director of Education

  • Maintains DFPS Compliance
  • Adherence to Health, Safety, and Nutrition Guidelines
  • Manages Building Maintenance
  • Answering Phone Calls and Directing Inquiries
  • Providing Administrative Support to Staff
  • Coordinating with Various School Departments
  • Assisting with Emergency Protocols and Ensuring Safety Measures
  • CPR Certified
Alysia Hobdy

Alysia Hobdy Vice Principal of the PreSchool Campus

  • Greeting Parents and Students
  • Attendance Tracking
  • Answering Phone Calls and Directing Inquiries
  • Providing Administrative Support to Staff
  • Coordinating with Various School Departments
  • Assisting with Emergency Protocols and Ensuring Safety Measures
  • Updating and Managing Student Databases
  • CPR Certified
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Patricia Ebrahim Administration & Parent Liaison

  • Facilitating Communication Between School Staff and Families
  • Collecting Feedback from Parents to Improve School-Family Interactions
  • Greeting Parents and Students
  • Answering Phone Calls and Directing Inquiries
  • Coordinating with Various School Departments
  • Updating and Managing Student Databases
  • Providing Information on Policies, Programs, and Events
  • CPR Certified
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Latifa Boujabha Administration & HR

  • Managing Recruitment Processes for Staff Positions
  • Reviewing Resumes and Conducting Interviews
  • Assisting with the Onboarding Process for New Hires
  • Maintaining Employee Records, Databases, and Trainings
  • Managing and Updating Employee Benefits Information
  • Assisting in the Development and Implementation of HR Policies
  • Collaborating with School Administration on HR-Related Matters
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Deby Lainez Operations Coordinator

  • Maintains DFPS compliance
  • Adherence to Health, Safety, and Nutrition Guidelines
  • Manages Building Maintenance
  • Answering Phone Calls and Directing Inquiries
  • Providing Administrative Support to Staff
  • Coordinating with Various School Departments
  • Assisting with Emergency Protocols and Ensuring Safety Measures
  • CPR Certified
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Sandra Blackbird Administration

  • Greeting Parents and Students
  • Attendance Tracking
  • Answering Phone Calls and Directing Inquiries
  • Providing Administrative Support to Staff
  • Coordinating with Various School Departments
  • Assisting with Emergency Protocols and Ensuring Safety Measures
  • Updating and Managing Student Databases
  • CPR Certified
Sabeen

Sabeen Hussain Administration

  • Greeting Parents and Students
  • Attendance Tracking
  • Answering Phone Calls and Directing Inquiries
  • Providing Administrative Support to Staff
  • Coordinating with Various School Departments
  • Assisting with Emergency Protocols and Ensuring Safety Measures
  • Updating and Managing Student Databases
  • CPR Certified
Lead Teachers
Juliana Negrete Infant

Parent Testimonial: “My kids love going to school. Ms. Juliana in the infant room is really good at taking care of all my child’s needs…My children are thriving in this supportive and loving environment. We had them previously in other schools in the area but we are happiest here at MRA.”

Juliana Negrete Infant Lead Teacher

Meet Ms. Juliana!

  • Ongoing Montessori Training Through the American Montessori Society.
  • CPR Certified
certified
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Parent Testimonial: “Ms. Nusrat is so kind and welcoming. We started about two months ago and the changes I’ve seen in my daughter are just WOW.”

Nusrat Khoja Toddler Lead Teacher

Meet Ms. Nusrat!

  • Over 7 years of experience as an educator.
  • Ongoing Montessori Training Through the American Montessori Society.
  • CPR Certified
certified
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Parent Testimonial: “Miss Aysha has been a blessing for our daughter, we feel like she does everything as if our baby girl was her own child. She has always been available and gives us constant feedback.”

Aysha Rajifa Pre-Primary One Lead Teacher

Meet Ms. Aysha!

  • Over 7 years of experience as an educator.
  • Proud to be Montessori Certified Through the North American Montessori Center.
  • CPR Certified
certified
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Parent Testimonial: “I can’t say enough good things about this school. My son loves his teacher Ms. Rehab. She is so warm and welcoming. He can’t wait to get up in the morning and go to class!”

Rehab Iraqi Pre-Primary Two Lead Teacher

Meet Ms. Rehab!

  • Over three years of experience as an educator
  • Ongoing Montessori Training Through the American Montessori Society and with MRA Montessori Mentor
  • CPR Certified
certified
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Parent Testimonial: “Ms. Maria is an amazing teacher! You can see the effort she puts in helping her students exceed. She is very helpful and always communicates about our son’s progress. We are glad to have such a positive energetic person as our son’s teacher!”

Maria Morgan Pre-Primary Three Lead Teacher

Meet Ms. Maria!

  • Over 24 years of experience as an educator.
  • Ongoing Montessori Training Through the American Montessori Society.
  • CPR Certified
certified
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Parent Testimonial: “Our son has been at MRA for almost 1.5 years and he’s learned so much. He is now with Ms. Saba, Ms. Destinee and Ms. Sehrish for some time and we so appreciate their daily love and care.”

Saba Aamir Pre-Primary Four Lead

Meet Ms. Saba!

  • Over three years of experience as an educator
  • Ongoing Montessori Training Through the American Montessori Society and with MRA Montessori Mentor.
  • CPR Certified
certified
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Parent Testimonial: “Ms. Zohra, your unwavering dedication and expertise have elevated our son’s academic experience to new heights. He wants to attend your class every day (rain or shine). Thank you for making such a profound difference in his life!”

Zohra Sachwani Primary One Lead Teacher

Meet Ms. Zohra!

  • Over 10 years of experience as an educator.
  • Proud to be Montessori Certified Through the North American Montessori Center.
  • CPR Certified
certified
Jane Han photo

Parent Testimonial: “Ms. Jane, your innovative and imaginative teaching approach has profoundly impacted our son’s learning journey. He has been engaged and excited to learn, and we have seen significant growth in his academic abilities. We are truly grateful for the dedication and passion you bring to teaching. Thank you!”

Jane Han Primary One Co-Lead

Meet Ms. Jane!

  • Over 10 years of experience as an educator.
  • Ongoing Montessori Training Through the American Montessori Society.
  • CPR Certified
certified
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Parent Testimonial: “Miss Peace is my son’s teacher and I must say that I have been very pleased with her. She
goes above and beyond in her duties, and communicates extensively with parents, even outside of work hours. This
is a testament to her dedication to the job. My son speaks lovingly of her so I know he enjoys his days at
school with his favorite teacher.”

Peace Eleyae Primary Two Lead Teacher

Meet Ms. Peace!

  • Over 33 years of experience as an educator.
  • Proud to be Montessori Certified Through the North American Montessori Center.
  • CPR Certified
certified
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Parent Testimonial: “There’s so much I love about the school, but specifically I want to note that Ms. Fatima has been such an integral part of [our son’s] development. I am amazed at how much he has learned since he started in Ms. Fatima’s class. She is so kind and makes me feel like I am leaving my child with a family member for care.”

Fatima Manjani Primary Three Lead Teacher

Meet Ms. Fatima!

  • Over 5 years of experience as an educator
  • Ongoing Montessori Training Through the American Montessori Society.
  • CPR Certified
certified
Lamya El Hammoumi

Parent Testimonial: “My son is in Mrs.Lamya class and I couldn’t be happier. She is so sweet and my son loves her so much. She works extremely hard and has my son speaking in French now. I am beyond thankful and see the biggest difference in my son’s learning.”

Lamya El Hammoumi Primary Four Lead Teacher

Meet Ms. Lamya

  • Over 10 years of experience as an educator.
  • Ongoing Montessori Training Through the American Montessori Society.
  • CPR Certified
certified
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Parent Testimonial: “Ms. Ani is a great teacher to my child. She is kind, gentle and understanding. Every child has a different personality and different needs. To be able to understand that and work accordingly is exactly what Ms. Ani does.”

Analaura Volpi Primary Five Lead Teacher & Spanish Immersion

Meet Ms. Ani!

  • Over four years of experience as an educator
  • Proud to be Montessori Certified Through the North American Montessori Center.
  • Creating a Fully Immersive Spanish-Speaking Environment
  • Implementing Age-Appropriate Spanish Lessons and Activities
  • Monitoring and Assessing Children’s Language Acquisition and Development
  • Developing Lesson Plans that Integrate Spanish Language with Academic Content
  • CPR Certified
certified
Aisha Thompson photo

Parent Testimonial: “Ms. Ani is a great teacher to my child. She is kind, gentle and understanding. Every child has a different personality and different needs. To be able to understand that and work accordingly is exactly what Ms. Ani does.”

Aisha Thompson Transitional Primary Lead Teacher

Meet Ms. Aisha!

  • Over 10 years of experience as an educator
  • Proud to be Montessori Certified Through the American Montessori Society
  • CPR Certified
certified
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Parent Testimonial: “Ms. Christina works hard with your child academically and truly cares about her students.”

Christina Garrison Pre-K & Kindergarten Lead Teacher

Meet Ms. Christina!

  • Over 7 years of experience as an educator.
  • Proud to be Montessori Certified Through the North American Montessori Center.
  • CPR Certified
certified
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Parent Testimonial: “Ms. John is an amazing teacher and will be sure to find a path for your child to succeed.”

Ruchika John Elementary Lead Teacher

Meet Ms. John!

  • Over 18 years of experience as an educator.
  • Proud to be Montessori Certified Through the North American Montessori Center.
  • CPR Certified
certified
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Zarin Hammond Elementary Co-Lead Teacher

Meet Ms. Zarin!

  • Over 6 years of experience as an educator.
  • Ongoing Montessori Training Through the American Montessori Society.
  • EC-6 291, ESL, STR, PPR certified.
  • CPR Certified
certified
Assistant Teachers
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Parent Testimonial: “Ms. Shay is incredible with the kids and took them in like they were her own. She is super sweet and selfless, always happy to help the students and never hesitating. When my son is in her care, I know I have nothing to worry about.”

Saisha Haynes Assistant Teacher

Meet Ms. Shay!

  • Ongoing Montessori Training Through the American Montessori Society
  • CPR Certified

Montessori Faculty in Sugarland, Texas

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Christie Blackledge Toddlers and Pre-Primary Assistant

Meet Ms. Christie!

  • Ongoing Montessori Training Through the American Montessori Society.
  • CPR Certified
certified
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Parent Testimonial: “Ms. Janet is amazing and so kind and patient. My child has learned so much over the past year and looks forward to going to his class everyday.”

Janett Ontiveros Pre-Primary Team Assistant

Meet Ms. Janet!

  • Ongoing Montessori Training Through the American Montessori Society
  • CPR Certified
certified
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Parent Testimonial: “Ms Linda is a really nice and sweet teacher. She always has patience when I ask questions about my son…I’m so happy I chose this daycare for my son…Thank you all.”

Linda Dsouza Chakravrathi Pre-Primary Two Assistant Teacher

Meet Ms. Linda!

  • Ongoing Montessori Training Through the American Montessori Society
  • CPR Certified
certified
Gizem Yavuz

Gizem Yavuz Pre-Primary Assistant Teacher

Meet Ms. Gizem!

  • Ongoing Montessori Training Through the American Montessori Society
  • CPR Certified
certified
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Parent Testimonial: ” We love this school! My son has been attending the MRA for a little over a month now and we are super happy. Ms. Sherish is one of the most wonderful, caring and kind teachers we could have asked for and we are super thankful!”

Sehrish-Yusuf Assistant Teacher

Meet Ms. Sehrish!

  • Ongoing Montessori Training Through the American Montessori Society.
  • CPR Certified
certified
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Parent Testimonial: “I appreciate the care that Ms. Destinee has for the children and gives me assurance that we made the best choice enrolling in MRA.”

Destinee Gomez Assistant Teacher

Meet Ms. Destinee!

  • Ongoing Montessori Training Through the American Montessori Society.
  • CPR Certified
certified
Shainaaz Lalani

Parent Testimonial: “Ms. Shainaaz and Montessori Reggio Academy have met our expectations, providing an exceptional Montessori experience for our son.”

Shainaaz Lalani Primary Two Assistant Teacher

Meet Ms. Shainaaz

  • Ongoing Montessori Training Through the American Montessori Society
  • CPR Certified
certified
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Gabrielle Chretin Assistant Teacher

Meet Ms. Gabby!

  • Ongoing Montessori Training Through the American Montessori Society
  • CPR Certified
certified
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Jackelyne Rodriguez Assistant Teacher at Elementary Campus

Meet Ms. Jacky!

  • Ongoing Montessori Training Through the American Montessori Society
  • CPR Certified
certified
Extracurricular
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Porsche Smith Reggio and Music Teacher (Elementary Campus)

Meet Ms. Porsche!

  • Implementing Hand-On Reggio Emilia Approach Activities
  • Showcasing Children’s Learning Through Various Mediums
  • Teaching Music Theory, Instrumental Techniques, and Vocal Skills
  • Organizing and Directing School Performances and Musical Events
  • Ongoing Montessori Training Through the American Montessori Society
  • CPR Certified
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Mingying Hu Mandarin Specialist

Meet Ms. Mingying!

  • Introducing Mandarin Vocabulary and Phrases Through Interactive Activities
  • Planning and Implementing Age-Appropriate Lessons to Engage Young Learners
  • Assessing and Monitoring Children’s Progress in Language Learning
  • Communicating with Parents About Students’ Language Development and Progress
Analaura Volpi photo

Parent Testimonial: “Ms. Ani is a great teacher to my child. She is kind, gentle and understanding. Every child has a different personality and different needs. To be able to understand that and work accordingly is exactly what Ms. Ani does.”

Analaura Volpi Primary Five Lead Teacher & Spanish Immersion

Meet Ms. Ani!

  • Over four years of experience as an educator
  • Proud to be Montessori Certified Through the North American Montessori Center.
  • Creating a Fully Immersive Spanish-Speaking Environment
  • Implementing Age-Appropriate Spanish Lessons and Activities
  • Monitoring and Assessing Children’s Language Acquisition and Development
  • Developing Lesson Plans that Integrate Spanish Language with Academic Content
  • CPR Certified
certified
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“ Healthy isn’t a goal: it’s a way of living”

Aisha Panjwani Yoga Specialist

Meet Ms. Aisha!

  • Certified Yoga Instructor by My Vinyasa Practice
  • Ongoing Montessori Training Through the American Montessori Society.
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