Classes and Programs

Autism Program

Ms. Wolf Primary Autism Teacher
Ms. Damren Paraeducator
Ms. Luo Paraeducator

Ms. Yatsuk Intermediate Autism Teacher
Ms. Potcner Paraeducator
Ms. Talwar Paraeducator

The Programs for Students with Autism teaches students grades K-5 basic academic skills, social skills, and functional life skills to include independence and navigating the community. A low student to teacher ratio helps to promote these skills. For more information contact the Montgomery County Public Schools Department of Special Education  


Michelle Johnson Classroom Teacher
Ms. Kharod Paraeducator

Websites for Pre-K students to use at home:

  • Fisher Price
    This links to the preschool page which has online games to practice letter sounds, matching, and counting. There are also infant and toddler pages.
  • Internet4Classrooms
    Many, many games organized by skills like shapes, number recognition, listening, any rhyming. The same site can be used through 5th grade.
  • KidPort
    Basic activities for sequencing, comparing shapes, adding and subtracting.
  • Literacy Center
    Easy to use letter, number and color identification games.
  • Noggin
    Videos, songs and games that match their favorite tv shows.
  • PBS Kids
    Videos, songs and games that match their favorite tv shows. PBS Island allows you to track your child's progress and increases the difficulty and they improve.
  • Starfall
    Outstanding letter identification, sound and vocabulary slideshows. Very easy to use. Also has beginning reading activities and printables.
  • StoryPlace Preschool Library
    Great books and activities read to the kids. Organized by subject like shapes, colors, animals and firefighters.
  • Vocabulary Fun
    A great matching game for environmental words like transportation, kitchen tools, and animals.
More Information

For more information contact the
Division of Early Childhood Programs and Services  


Ms. Cai Classroom Teacher
Ms. DiTommaso Classroom Teacher
Ms. Edward Classroom Teacher (Bilingual Biliteracy)
Ms. Farrow Classroom Teacher (Bilingual Biliteracy)
Ms. A Gonzalez Classroom Teacher (Bilingual Biliteracy)
Ms. B Gonzalez Classroom Teacher (Bilingual Biliteracy)
Ms. Heister Classroom Teacher
Ms. Lakner Classroom Teacher (Bilingual Biliteracy)
Ms. Ramirez Classroom Teacher (Bilingual Biliteracy)
Ms. Ayoub Math Support Teacher (.8)
Ms. Ellis Emerging Bilingual Support Teacher

First Grade

Ms. Futrowsky Classroom Teacher
Ms. Hassen Classroom Teacher
Ms. Quinn Classroom Teacher (Bilingual Biliteracy)
Mr. Shimoura Classroom Teacher (Bilingual Biliteracy)
Ms. Sherman Classroom Teacher (Bilingual Biliteracy)
Ms. Tobar Classroom Teacher (Bilingual Biliteracy)
Ms. Young Classroom Teacher
Ms.Galentine Math Support Teacher
Ms.Louangrath Emerging Bilingual Support Teacher
Dr.  Trupp Special Education Teacher

Second Grade

Ms. Almonte Classroom Teacher (Bilingual Biliteracy)
Ms. Gonzalez-Reyes Classroom Teacher (Bilingual Biliteracy)
Ms. Griffin Classroom Teacher
Ms.  Heil Classroom Teacher (Bilingual Biliteracy)
Ms.  Kahn Classroom Teacher (Bilingual Biliteracy)
Ms. Phal Classroom Teacher
Ms. Wagner Classroom Teacher
Ms. Shaw Literacy Support Teacher
Ms. Strachan Classroom Teacher
Ms. Cappelman Special Education Teacher



Third Grade

Ms. Bates Classroom Teacher
Ms. Belan Classroom Teacher
Mr. Kaufman Classroom Teacher
Ms. Schneider Classroom Teacher
Ms. Sterling Classroom Teacher
Ms. Stuart Classroom Teacher
Ms. Brewer Math Support Teacher
Ms. Hunt Literacy Support Teacher
Ms. Mendes Emerging Bilingual Support Teacher
Ms. Williams Special Education Teacher

Fourth Grade

Ms. Abernethy Classroom Teacher
Ms. Lord Classroom Teacher
Ms. Middleton Classroom Teacher
Ms. Pistar Classroom Teacher
Mr. Toscana Classroom Teacher
Ms. Weeden Classroom Teacher
Ms. Casey Emerging Bilingual Support Teacher
Ms. Hilton Special Education Teacher
Ms. Weitz Special Education Teacher

Fifth Grade

View the 5th Grade's Website

Ms. Durr Classroom Teacher
Ms. George Classroom Teacher
Ms. Padilla Classroom Teacher
Ms. Sims Classroom Teacher
Mr. Tish Classroom Teacher
Ms. McGuire Emerging Bilingual Support Teacher
Ms. Carlson Special Education Teacher
Ms. Mulrain Special Education Teacher