Meet Our Staff

To contact any member of the teaching staff by email, please click on the word "Email" next to his or her name.

Kindergarten1st Grade
2nd Grade3rd Grade4th Grade
5th GradeEBDVarying Exceptionalities
Special AreasInstructional Support
ClericalCustodialSupport Personnel





Valerie Mills-Stuart Email
Vanessa Kuzmin Email

First Grade

Laila Abdullah Email
Maria Moreno Email

Second Grade

Christine Astringer Email
Valerie Galadza Email
Ivon Ayala Email

Third Grade

Paulette Ricks-Chambers Email
Ileana Echevarria Email
Thuylan Dinh Email
Sakeeta Mohabir Email

Fourth Grade

Jane Macaspac Email
Barbara Vargas Email

Fifth Grade

Pat Collins Email
Ann Figueroa Email


Pebbles Collins-Smith, BMT Email
Rubystine Anderson (2/3/4) Email
Gail Brown (5) Email

Varying Exceptionalities (VE)

Debra Smith Email
Ana Rodriguez Email
Ihana Nelson Email


Joseph Finn Email

Special Areas

Art Sarayd Villa Email
Music Marlene Fernandez Email
PE Omara Perdomo Email

Instructional Support Staff

Counselor Rosa Averhoff Email
Media Specialist TBA  
Speech Bonnie Samuels Email
Reading Coach Angela Arce Email
Math Coach Michelle Arias Email


Rosa Alicea ( ESOL) Email
Mariela Vasquez ( CCHL) Email
Isabel Varona (Spainsh) Email


Delois Faison (EBD) Email
Paulina Dominguez-Halsall (EBD) Email


Nekiva Simmons (Principal's Secretary) Email
Cassandra Edwards (Registrar) Email


Alonzo Parish (Head Custodian) Email
Tony Gilliard (Lead Custodian) Email
Shirley Howard Email
Leslie Fowler Email

Support Personnel

Elizabeth Acosta, Network Email
Vanica McCormick-Williams, Security Email
Ihovany Fornaris, Security Email
Marie Bristol, Cafeteria Manager Email



16700 SW 109th Avenue • Miami, Florida 33157 • Phone: 305-233-7018 • Fax 305-233-4042