Welcome to Kindergarten

Welcome to Academir Charter School Preparatory 2017-2018 School year! This year, we will be "Sailing into Excellence"! We are truly excited to begin this new journey with you and your child.

We hope to get to know each of you, but first we would like to tell you a little about our team. :)

Meet the teachers:

About Ms. Meza:

Hello parents, my name is Michelle Meza. I would like to welcome you to our 2017-18 school year. I am beyond excited to embark on this educational journey with you and your child! I have a Bachelor of Science in Early Childhood Education and have worked with young children for several years, in addition to being an educator at heart since I was a young child myself. It is my philosophy that learning should be both meaningful and fun and I look forward to working with a new class of learners, helping them reach their highest potential. Please know I am here to help in whatever you and your child may need.


About Mrs. Hoafat

My name is Gisselle Hoafat. I have been teaching for 6 years and graduated from FIU in 2011. I really enjoy working with kindergarten and believe that it is one of the most important grades because it is the foundation to it all.

I am very excited to announce that I am expecting my first baby boy in October. I will be back in January, but ensure that everything will run smoothly :)

I am truly excited to begin this new school year and look forward to meeting all of you!

About Mrs. Peña

My name is Janeen Peña and I'm a kindergarten teacher at ACSP. I'm thrilled to say that this is my first year teaching! I graduated from the University of Miami with a degree in Elementary Ed. and ESE. I enjoy working with children and helping them reach their highest dreams through education. On my free time, I take pleasure in cooking, drinking coffee, and reading a good book with my cat! I look forward to getting to know all of you this school year!

About Ms. Nieves

Hello! My name is Jaclyn Nieves and I graduated with a Bachelor's of Science in Exceptional Student Education K - 12 from Miami Dade College. This is my fourth year of teaching. I am truly excited to get to know each and every one of my students and sail into Kindergarten.

About Mrs. Milanes

Dear parents, my name is Ana Milanes. This is my third year with AcadeMir and my second year teaching K. Before becoming a teacher, I was a nanny. I love to see children grow and reach their fullest potential. There is no limit to what they can accomplish with hard work and dedication. It is my priority to guide them through their first year of school and teach them to love education. I hope their experience in Kindergarten will serve to inspire them for years to come.

Queridos padres, mi nombre es Ana Milanes. Este es mi tercer año con AcadeMir y mi segundo año ensenado K. Antes de ser maestra, yo era una nana. Me encanta ver como los niños crecen y alcanza su máxima potencial. No hay límite de lo que pueden lograr con esfuerzo y dedicación. Es mi prioridad guiarlos en su primer año de escuela y enseñarlos a amar la educación. Espero que las experiencias de Kindergarten les sirvan como inspiración por muchos años en adelante.

About Ms. Roman:

I graduated from FIU in 2015 with a Bachelors degree in elementary education and have an endorsement in ESOL. This is my third year with the AcadeMir family and my second year teaching Kindergarten. I truly enjoy working as a Kindergarten educator. My goal is to provide the tools and support so that each student reaches their full potential. Kindergarten is the foundation of their learning that they will build on in the years to come. With your support, motivation, and communication, together as a team we can strive for each child's educational growth. I look forward to getting to know all of you and sharing all the exciting things to come this school year!