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Meet our educators and the people behind our success.

What can you expect from the faculty at The Green House Preschool and Kindergarten?

  • At The Green House Preschool and Kindergarten, we take pride in our faculty because the children love them, and they love teaching children. It is a mutual respect for each other that makes our care facility conducive for learning.
  • The teachers at The Green House Preschool and Kindergarten are very passionate about what they do and the children can see that and enjoy their teacher’s dedication.
  • The faculty at The Green House Preschool and Kindergarten devote their time for the child’s betterment.
  • The children at The Green House Preschool and Kindergarten are our number one priority. We do what we do best which is teaching the children valuable lessons that will help them mature healthily and develop a lifelong love for discovery and learning.

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Ms. Miriam
Director/Owner of The Green House Preschool and Kindergarten

The director and owner of The Green House Preschool and Kindergarten in Fort Lee since 1996 and Ridgefield since 2011. Ms. Miriam is a graduate of William Paterson University with a Bachelor’s in education and has fulfilled her dream in making a difference in the lives of young children.

Fort Lee School

Ms. Lorie

Ms. Lorie Assistant Director for the Fort Lee School

Ms. Lorie – The assistant director of The Green House Preschool and Kindergarten in Fort Lee. Ms. Lorie is a graduate of Felician College with a Bachelor’s in Special Education and Psychology and also holds a Master’s in the Art of Teaching from Marygrove College. Ms. Lorie has been a part of the Green House since 1996

Ms. Dalinda

Ms. Dalinda Administrative Assistant for the Fort Lee School

Ms. Dalinda has been providing support to our students, families and our teaching team since 2014.

Busy Spider Teachers for 3½ year to 4½ year old

Ms. Elba

Ms. Elba Assistant Teacher for the Busy Spiders

Ms. Elba is a graduate of Passaic County Community College with a degree in Education. Presently she is attending Montclair State University pursuing her Bachelor’s in Teaching: Family and Child Studies.

Ms. Jessica

Ms. Jessica Assistant Teacher in the Busy Spiders

Hold a CDA in Early Childhood and AAS from Hudson Community College in Psychology and Early Childhood and has been working with us since 2017.

Changing Chameleon Teachers for 4½ years old

Ms. Julia

Ms. Julia Head Teacher for the Changing Chameleons Class

Holds a Master’s Degree from Nova South Eastern University and a BA from William Paterson College in Elementary K-5. Ms. Julia has been a part of the Green House since 2006.

Ms. Hanna

Ms. Hanna Assistant Teacher for the Changing Chameleon Class

Ms. Hanna hold a CDA- Child Development Accreditation and BS in Education and has been working with young children since 2014.

Hungry Caterpillar Teachers for Kindergarten Class – 5-year-olds

Ms. Grace

Ms. Grace Head Teacher for the Hungry Caterpillars

Ms. Grace hold a Bachelors of Arts in Psychology and Master’s in Teaching K-5 from Montclair State University. Ms. Grace has been working young children since 2010.

Ms. Lorie

Ms. Lorie Head Teacher for the Kindergarten Class

Ms. Lorie is a graduate of Felician College with a Bachelor’s in Special Education and Psychology and also holds a Master’s in the Art of Teaching from Marygrove College. Ms. Lorie has been a part of the Green House since 1996

Ms. Jennifer

Ms. Jennifer Assistant Teacher in the Hungry Caterpillars

Ms. Jennifer holds an Associates Degree in Early Childhood Education from Bergen Community College.

Friendly Fireflies – 1st GRADE

Ms. Lisa

Ms. Lisa Head Teacher in the Friendly Fireflies 1st GRADE Class

Holds a BA in Liberal Studies (Elementary Education) from California State University Fullerton. Ms. Lisa has been a part of the Green House since 2010.

Ms. Sabrina

Ms. Sabrina Assistant Teacher in the Friendly Fireflies 1st GRADE Class

Holds a CDA (Child Development Accreditation) and has been working for the Green House since 2009.

Ridgefield School

Ms. Julia

Ms. Julia Assistant Director

Holds a Master’s Degree from Nova South Eastern University and a BA from William Paterson College in Elementary K-5. Ms. Julia has been a part of the Green House since 2006.

Honey Bees Teachers for 18months to 2½-year-old

Ms. Sally

Ms. Sally Head Teacher in the Honey Bees

Ms. Sally holds a CDA in Early Childhood Education and has been part of the Green House since 2016.

Ms. Romina

Ms. Romina Assistant Teacher to Honey Bees

Ms. Romina has been working with young children since 2017.

Mighty Ducklings Teachers for 2½ to 3½-year-olds

Ms. Michelle

Ms. Michelle Head Teacher of the Honey Bees

Ms. Michelle holds a CDA in Early Childhood Education and has been a part of the Green House staff since 2007.

Ms. Karen

Ms. Karen Assistant Teacher in the Mighty Ducklings

Ms. Karen holds a BA in Early Childhood/Psychology from William Paterson University and has been working with young children since 2013.

Ms. Marcela

Ms. Marcela Assistant Teacher in the Mighty Ducklings

Ms. Marcela holds a CDA in Early Childhood Education and has been working with young children since 2014.

Clicky Beetles Teachers for 3½ to 4 year old

Ms. Marcela

Ms. Marcela Co-Teacher in the Clicky Beetle Class

Ms. Marcela holds a CDA in Early Childhood Education and has been working with young children since 2014.

Ms. Ashely

Ms. Ashely Assistant Teacher in the Clicky Beetles

Ms. Ashely has been working with young children since 2016.

Brown Bears Teachers for 4 to 5 year old

Ms. Karen

Ms. Karen Head Teacher in the Brown Bears

Ms. Karen is a graduate of New Jersey City University with a degree in Early Childhood Education and Special Needs. She has been teaching young children since 2012.

Ms. Cindy

Ms. Cindy Assistant Teacher in the Brown Bears

Ms. Cindy holds a CDA in Early Childhood Education and has been working with young children since 2015.