Our Faculty

The faculty at Butterfly Progressive Montessori Preschool is both committed and dedicated to creating a holistic blended program for our students.  All the teachers are trained in Early Childhood Education and Montessori Education. 

Our Staff @McKay:
Ms. Shumaila Legahri – Head Teacher with over 18 years of experience working at Butterfly. (Montessori & ECE)
Ms. Helen Li – Has over 20 years of experience in teaching children in different ages. (Montessori & ECE)
Ms. Gabriela Moutal – Dance and Movement teacher who comes on every Wednesday.

Our Staff @Brighouse:
Ms. Phoebe Su – Senior Teacher. Has over 5 years of experience in early childhood education. She is also a private piano instructor and she used to be a dance instructor. (Montessori & ECE)
Ms. Joyce Kao – Has over 6 years of experience in working early childhood education. (Montessori & ECE)
Ms. Ally Yun – Recently graduated from the early childhood education program. (Montessori & ECE)
Ms. Ethel Mallorca – Parti-time teacher with many years of experience being with young children. (ECE)
Ms. Nancy Hayashi –  Parti-time teacher with many years of experience in early childhood education. (ECE)
Ms. Gabriela Moutal – Dance and Movement teacher who comes on every Thursday.

Administrator:
Ms. Theresa Lee – Over 7 years of experience in early childhood education.

All the staff hold current First Aid/CPR certificates and Criminal Record Checks.

Our teachers are required to attend regular training sessions and workshops to ensure we are completely up-to-date on all aspects of Early Childhood Education and Montessori training.




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