Meet our Staff

Marilyn Jennings, Lead Teacher and Director

​Owner, Director and Lead teacher Montessori Preparatory School 1977 - present.  

Mrs. Jennings studied at St. Nicholas Training Center, London, England presented at Widener University in Chester, Pennsylvania, studying under, Dr. Margaret Humphrey, Maria Montessori's actual assistant.  

TCC Early Childhood Education program.  

Ghent Montessori summer advanced training program with an emphasis on math and science concepts

Tidewater Montessori School, Lead teacher 1974 - 1977.


Josephine Su

Assistant Teacher and Chinese Language Teacher

Mrs. Su holds a Masters degree from National Taiwan University with a Major in Zoology and Aquaculture.  She was an instructor in NTU for three years and the Tidewater Chinese School for 15 years.  She has been a teacher at our school since 1993.  

Carolina Bhan

Spanish Language Teacher and Zumba Instructor

​Ms. Bhan has worked as an elementary Spanish and Physical Activity teacher at Christopher Academy as well as a Zumba Instructor at Onelife.  She also has worked as El Centro Inglés (Music Teacher and Elementary Teacher) and Escuela De Música Y Danza Paso A Dos (Music Teacher).  Montessori Preparatory School Spanish and Zumba teacher since May, 2011.  

Her Educational Background includes:

  • Conservatorio Real De Música Manuel de Falla

  • Universidad De Cadiz

  • Facultad De Ciencias de La Educación

Sandra Simpson

Yoga Instructor

Brianna Murray

Suzuki Violin Teacher

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