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Guidance Counselor – Liann was born and raised in the Bronx, NY. She attended SUNY Cortland where she received her Bachelor’s degree in Social Sciences. After her time in Cortland, Liann realized that she wanted to give back to her community and support students who 
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Restorative Practice Coach –  Born and Raised in the Highbridge section of the Bronx, Mr.Hernandez has always been invested in contributing towards the growth and development of his community.  He began his early childhood career at the tender age of 14 by volunteering at his 
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Associate Teacher- Unique Jones is a proud Bronx native with over 7 years of classroom instruction, program management and youth development experience. Unique has held a myriad of positions such as Art Specialist, Associate Teacher & Afterschool Site Manager. Unique’s well-rounded skill set in elementary 
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Teacher- Mr. Kellner is from California and is scared of winter.  He completed his college work at CSU Channel Islands and spent his first six years teaching in California.  Before coming to Haven he taught for four years in Costa Rica and Ecuador.  He likes 
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Teacher – Ramratti was raised in the Bronx, New York. She graduated with a BA in Special Education and is certified in General and Special Childhood Education. She is currently working on her Master’s degree in Instruction and Curriculum. Ramratti has always had a passion 
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Teacher – As a young child Jessica enjoyed the opportunity to help her classmates, especially if they were having difficulty with a concept. This was a chance to enforce what she’d learned and break it down in a way her classmates could understand. These small 
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Teacher – Efrigjend Born in Peja, Kosovo lived in the Bronx his whole life. Efrigjend is bursting with excitement to be part of the Haven Academy Middle team. He has always loved making sense of the world, and the way math can make everyone make 
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Teacher – Born and raised in the Hudson Valley, Rebecca is excited to be heading a bit further down the Hudson River to join the staff at Haven Academy Middle. She has always had a passion for Mathematics, and the way numbers interact with our 
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Haven Alumni Tutor – Born and raised in Miami-Dade County, Eric is the son of first-generation Haitian immigrants. Growing up, Eric had a precocious love of mathematics and would spend many of his afternoons helping his fellow classmates with their homework. In high school, he 
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Me gusta todo, especialmente la atención y la comunicación que tenemos con los miembros del personal.

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With the support of Haven Academy, Principal Nauiokas, and the other teachers and staff, I feel part of a community—one that has the power to change our student's lives for the better.

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The staff remembers your face and your child is treated with respect and courtesy. There is nothing but positive reinforcement and encouraging children to be the best.

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The teachers and leaders at this school are the most loving and most dedicated educators in schools. The school feels welcoming and warm. Kids LOVE coming to school and that is an important part of making life long learners.

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Me gusta todo de Haven Academy, una de las cosas que tiene mi atención es que la principal de la escuela siempre esta disponible para dar la bienvenida a los estudiantes en la mañanas.

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I wish I was a kid again, I would have loved to attend Haven Academy.

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The second place my kids call home.

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