Who We Are!
E. Michel Griffin, Directress
Ms.Griffin is a graduate of Norfolk State University. She is Montessori certified through the National Center for Montessori Education, (AMS). Ms. Griffin has worked with children in various settings for over 25 years. She has four (4) children and five (5) grandchildren. She is currently pursuing her graduate studies in Education. Ms. Griffin is an active member in her community. She loves gardening, exercising, and cooking for her family.
Anita Scott brings over 15 years of early childhood experience to the environment. She is certified in Early Childhood Education. She is continuing her studies in Early Childhood Education, working towards her B.S. Degree. Ms. Nita has two (2) children and two (2) grandsons.
Henreese Clark has over 5 years of dedication and commitment to our Montessori program. Mrs. Clark is the first person you meet upon entering "Our School, Our World". Her outgoing positive personality provides warmth, love and energy to parents, students and staff. Mrs. Clark is a recent graduate of NSU holding a degree in business with a minor in ECE.
Dawntenai Ramsey is a graduate of TCC and holds an Associates degree in Early Childhood. Miss Ramsey interned with the Academy and decided to stay on and co-teach along side Ms. Griffin. Her sweet, calming spirit is a plus in any Montessori environment.