8th Grade

Meet The Teachers

8th Grade Team Lead

“It’s not how you start, It’s how you finish.”

English Language Arts

Le Moyne College | Masters in English / Special Education Secondary 7-12

I have a degree in Theatre Performance and have done off-broadway plays.

“If you look at what you have in life, you’ll always have more. If you look at what you don’t have in life, you’ll never have enough.”

– Oprah Winfrey

Stillman College | BA History

Enjoy tasting various cuisines from different parts of the world.

“The best things in life never come soon or easy….”

Dillard University | BS in Biology

Tenn. State University | MS in Biology

In the year 2010, I was part of different teams that helped children in the lower 9th ward of NOLA and the Amazon rainforest to help children in the fields of education and healthcare.

“The grass is always greenest where you water it.”

Northwestern University | Plant Biology

John Hopkins University | Math Education

I got interested in math because I did so much counting as a drummer.

“Courage doesn’t always roar. Sometimes courage is the quiet voice at the end of the day saying ‘I will try again tomorrow.”

Suny College at Old Westbury | B.A. Sociology

Walden University | Ed.S, Teacher Leadership

Trinity Washington University | M.A.T, Elementary Education

I love to travel and try new foods.

“I dream it, I work hard, I grind ’til I own it.”


Elizabeth City State University | Bachelor’s degree in Mathematics

Grand Canyon University | Master of Education in Educational Leadership

Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc.

I played basketball in college.

“When your trash isn’t trash then your treasure has no meaning.”

Johns Hopkins University | BA Public Health and Women’s Gender and Sexuality Studies , M.S Education

I am a first-generation immigrant and first-generation college student.

“Be the change that you wish to see in the world.”

Hampton University | BA in Strategic Communications with a minor in Education

Johns Hopkins University | M.S. in Secondary Education

“Kindness is the best nourishment for humanity “

Meet The Exceptional Education Department

Meet the Deans, Counselors, Social Workers

“If there is no struggle, there is no progress””

8th Grade Dean

Howard University | Political Science

Omega Psi Phi Fraternity Incorporated

Prince Hall Freemason

I lived in Lagos, Nigeria, for 5 years.

“Being with the end in mind.”

Fayetteville State University, NC | BS in Psychology

Trinity Washington University | MA in School Counseling

“I may not have gone where I intended to go, but I think I have ended up where I needed to be.

-Douglas Adams

Social Worker

Virginia Commonwealth University | Bachelor of Social Work

Norfolk State University | Master of Social Work

Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc.

I have Dual Citizenship with Canada.