Ms. Adriana Miss Adriana has been in the Early Childhood Education field for over 8 years and with AmeriMont Academy since 2012. She enjoys teaching the children honesty and respect for each other. Miss Adriana loves working with younger children because she appreciates their abilities, talents, and ambition to succeed. She feels that every goal a child reaches is a new accomplishment for herself as well! When she is not working, she enjoys spending time with her baby, Luka, her husband, Cesar, and her dog, Coco.
Ms. Dishni Miss Dishni has been with AmeriMont since 2012 and has worked with children for a total of 17 years. She has a diploma in the Montessori Method of Education, 24 units in Early Child Development Education, and supervision and administration from Fullerton College. Miss Dishni’s hobbies are cooking and spending time with family.
Ms. Norma Miss Norma has been a teacher for AmeriMont Academy since 2004 and has been in education since 2000. Miss Norma works with children 3-5 years old and enjoys being a teacher because she loves having fun with her students and teaching them. Her hobbies are gardening and dancing, and she enjoys spending time with her family.
Ms. Sharon Miss Sharon has been teaching in Montessori preschools for over 20 years. Working with young children brings her immense joy, especially watching them reach milestones and guiding them in their informative years. Miss Sharon’s hobbies include reading, art, and collecting miniature teapots. She has a passion for music– performing and teaching and her favorite colors are green and purple.
Ms. Veronica Miss Veronica has been a teacher with AmeriMont Academy since 2000 and a Montessori teacher for over 20 years. She is a teacher for the Liberties classroom where she enjoys teaching children 3-5 years old. Her hobbies are swimming, shopping, and she enjoys dancing and going to the movies.
Ms. Patti Miss Patti comes to AmeriMont Academy from Kinder Care and has many years of experience working with infants. She has been a foster parent many times and enjoys giving to others. A child’s well being is her true passion. She enjoys constantly furthering her education through child development classes and seminars.
Gladys Khoury Gladys was born and raised in Tripoli, Lebanon. She was introduced to teaching after moving to the United States and working at her brother’s school in California at the age of 20. After getting married and moving to Illinois, Gladys pursued her love of teaching by attending and graduating from Illinois Central College with a degree in Childcare Development. Gladys has more than seventeen years of experience teaching preschool in California and Illinois. She enjoys watching and helping children learn and reach their greatest potential. Outside of teaching, Gladys enjoys cooking, reading, spending time with her family, and watching The Flash with her two daughters.
Shilpi Sharma Ms. Shilpi has over 20 years of experience working with children. She finds it rewarding to motivate and encourage children to grow, learn and discover during this crucial point in their life. When she is not working, she spends time with her family and enjoys playing with her dogs.
AideMs. Yanin joined the AmeriMont Academy team in 2018. She is currently attending Fullerton College and majoring in Business Administration, as well as working towards her early childhood education units. Ms. Yanin has worked with children since elementary school, through various volunteer opportunities. In her free time, she loves to play with her dog and enjoys playing soccer.