Beacon Hill Nursery School

FACULTY & STAFF

ADMINISTRATION & STAFF

Debra M. Sullivan
EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR

M.S., Early Childhood Education, Wheelock College
M.A., English, Boston College
B.A., English, College of the Holy Cross
Email: dsullivan@bhns.net

Lisa Dias
PROGRAM DIRECTOR

B.S., Human Development, Early Childhood Education, Lesley University
A.S., Early Childhood Education, Fisher College
Email: ldias@bhns.net

Christine Miller
DIRECTOR OF FINANCE & OPERATIONS
Michael Coppola
ASSOCIATE DIRECTOR & DIRECTOR OF DEVELOPMENT

M.A., Education Leadership, Teachers College, Columbia University
M.Ed., Literacy/Reading Specialist, Providence College
B.A., Elementary Education, Communication, Boston College
Email: mcoppola@bhns.net

Tara Naylor
DIRECTOR OF ADMISSIONS & ENROLLMENT

M.S., Biotechnology, University of Pennsylvania
B.A., Biology, Philosophy, University of Scranton
Email: tnaylor@bhns.net

Linda Abramavicius
ACCOUNTANT

B.S. Management/Accounting, Worcester State University
Email: labramavicius@bhns.net

FACULTY

BHNS has a highly qualified teaching staff and a low teacher to child ratio in each class. Our teachers are both experienced and dedicated; each brings unique skills and talents. We support our teachers’ continued professional development to the fullest extent possible - and enjoy an outstanding record in retaining our staff. 

ORANGE CLASS M/W/F

Ashley Sirois

B.A., Music and Early Education, Wheelock College

Edlyn Benoit

B.S., Early Childhood Development, Cambridge College

 

A.S., Early Childhood Education, Urban College

ORANGE CLASS T/TH

Caitlin Wong

M.S., Integrated Elementary and Special Education,

Wheelock College

 

B.S., Psychology

Salem State University

A.S., Early Childhood Education

 MassBay Community College

Clare Pacelli

B.S., Elementary Education

 University of Vermont

CLEMENTINE CLASS M/W

Ashley Sirois

B.A., Music and Early Education, Wheelock College

Edlyn Benoit

B.S., Early Childhood Development, Cambridge College

 

A.S., Early Childhood Education, Urban College

CLEMENTINE CLASS T/TH

Caitlin Wong

M.S., Integrated Elementary and Special Education,

Wheelock College

 

B.S., Psychology

Salem State University

A.S., Early Childhood Education

 MassBay Community College

Clare Pacelli

B.S., Elementary Education

 University of Vermont

RED CLASS

Jenn McCreight

B.A., Early Childhood Education, Studio Art Minor

Salve Regina University

Julie Torelli

B.A., Early Childhood Education

Salem State University

GREEN CLASS

Julia Guzman

M.S., Integrated Elementary and Special Education

Wheelock College
 

B.S., English

University of Massachusetts

Flor Rivera

A.S., Early Childhood Education

 Urban College

 

A.S., Computer Programming LaGuardia College

YELLOW CLASS

Alyssa Rosenberg

M.S., Early Childhood Education, Bank Street College of Education

B.S., Business Management, Syracuse University

Nicole Anderson

B.A., Early Childhood Education and Children, Youth, and Family Studies, Lesley University 

Emma Ruhl

B.A., Human Development

Connecticut College

BLUE CLASS

Amy Smith

B.A., Theater/Elementary Education

Wheelock College

Caroline Keeler

M.Ed., Early Childhood Education Boston College

 

B.A., Psychology

Trinity College

Lauren Nolli

B.S. Human Services, Early Childhood Education

Fisher College

JUNIOR KINDERGARTEN (JK) SOUTH

Tracey Carmichael

B.A., Theatre Education

Emerson College

Kelsey Garrard

B.S., English/Elementary Education

Central Connecticut University

JUNIOR KINDERGARTEN (JK) WEST

Melissa Fucci

M.A., Education/Leadership

St. Francis University

 

B.S., Human Development & Family Studies

Pennsylvania State University

Michaela Brainerd

A.S., Early Childhood Education

 Bunker Hill Community College

MUSIC

Carol Sullivan-Hanley

M.A., Education, Early Childhood with Special Needs, Lesley University

 

B.S., Early Childhood Education, Wheelock College

YOGA

Tara Rachel Jones

M.Ed., Waldorf Early Childhood & Elementary Education

Antioch University
 

B.A., Early Childhood Education

Simmons College

FLOATING TEACHERS

Emma Ruhl

B.A., Human Development

Connecticut College

TODDLER/PRESCHOOL REMOTE CLASS

Ashley Sirois

B.A., Music and Early Education, Wheelock College

Caitlin Wong

M.S., Integrated Elementary and Special Education,

Wheelock College

 

B.S., Psychology

Salem State University

A.S., Early Childhood Education

 MassBay Community College

Ali Thomas

B.S., Human Development

Wheelock College

JUNIOR KINDERGARTEN (JK) REMOTE CLASS

Jaclyn Cordi

M.S., Elementary Education

 University of Bridgeport

B.S., Liberal Studies

Southern Connecticut State University

Michael Coppola

M.A., Education Leadership,

Teachers College, Columbia University


M.Ed., Literacy/Reading Specialist,

Providence College
 

B.A., Elementary Education,

Communication,

Boston College
 

MISSION

Beacon Hill Nursery School’s mission is to create a nurturing community that instills a lifelong love of learning in its students. Guided by exceptional educators, we value play as purposeful and cherish children’s innate curiosity.

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Boston MA

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617-227-0822

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