Paola has a lifelong passion for teaching that stems from her own childhood experience and the simple observation that although a child may not remember the name or the face of a teacher, their inner self never forgets the positive impact of that relationship. She 
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Vanessa Jenkins was born and raised in the South Bronx. Growing up she would often assist her mother teaching Sunday School in her church. This was the catalyst that began her journey to becoming a teacher. Additionally, Vanessa had an interest in visual arts and 
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Teacher- Rosalba Rodriguez was born and raised in the Dominican Republic. At the age of 16, Rosalba migrated to the Bronx to continue her education. Rosalba graduated from Lehman college with a Major in Caribbean History and a minor in Early Childhood Education. Rosalba’s passion 
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Teacher- Raised in the Bronx, Destine began working at a sleep away summer camp in Montague, NJ and an after school program in the South Bronx at the age of 14. It was then when she knew she wanted to work with young children. Destine 
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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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I wish I was a kid again, I would have loved to attend Haven Academy.

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Me gusta todo, especialmente la atención y la comunicación que tenemos con los miembros del personal.

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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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The second place my kids call home.

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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.

Eric Lara - Special Ed Teacher

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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.