Administrative Staff

Abeku Hayes

Principal

Wanda Andujar

Assistant Principal: Operations

Monica Benjamin

Assistant Principal:
School Culture

Krystal Astwood

Assistant Principal:
Curriculum 
and Instruction

Robin Urquhart

Director of Outreach

Yara Ortiz


Director of Finance

Dabin Lim

Student Assessment and
Support Coordinator

Yenifel DeLaCruz

Operations Associate

Teaching Staff

Classrooms are all named after planets or parts of the universe.

EARLY CHILDHOOD –

Pre-Kindergarten classrooms

SUN

Cristina Moreno

Shameka Dantzler

MOON

Yetta Lovett

Judy Haynes

NOVA

Iliana Espinal
Christina Gwathney

LOWER ELEMENTARY –

Kindergarten to third grade classrooms

TITAN

Alyssa Norris
Nadia Facciolla

MARS

Nicholena Lovett
Lakeisha Staple

SATURN

Jessica D’Aquino
Olivia Woodcock

MERCURY

Aquisha Jeremiah

Ana Ferreira

ORION

Diana Tenenbaum

Dana Vermilyea

AURORA BOREALIS

Geri Seder

Emily Erwin-McGuire

JUPITER

Patricia McCarthy
Constance Keeler

MILKY WAY

Patricia Daugett
Eileen Flipo

PLUTO

Todd Matthy
Zipporah Sumner

UPPER ELEMENTARY –

Fourth and fifth grade classrooms

HYPERION

Yazmin Paneto
Jazsmine McDonald

NEPTUNE

Daniel Strong
Cache Rodriguez

ANDROMEDA

Jenny Leiman
Evelyn Tirado

VENUS

Gia Hamilton
Jaleesa Glover

EARTH

Aisha Thomas
April Williams

SPECIAL AREA TEACHERS

SCIENCE EDUCATION

Adia Keeler
Dorcas Bazmore

PHYSICAL EDUCATION

Brett Goldstein

SOCIAL STUDIES EDUCATION

Dorleen Bowers
Hasheba Tyson

STUDENT SERVICES

SERVICE PROVIDERS

Melissa Levy, ESL Teacher
Andrew Miller, ESL Teacher
Hannah Xie, ESL Teacher
Nick Glikos, Mental Health Counselor

SUPPORT STAFF

Yesenia Puente, Operations support
Desean Haynes, Operations support
Bradford Harlan, Operations support
Teresa Hargraves, Lunch Aide