Luina Munoz

Luina is an academic intervention specialist, focused on reading and early language development.

Her path toward education began while studying at Barnard College. During her time as an undergrad, she worked for America Reads, an organization whose goal is to ensure every child can read independently upon completing third grade.

After graduating from Barnard in 2006, Luina began teaching at a school in the South Bronx. She spent the next five years there, teaching kindergarten and first grade. Luina then joined the team at Haven Academy in 2011, and worked as a Kindergarten teacher for five years. During this time she pursued her graduate studies and received her Masters in Early Childhood Education from The City College of New York. She is now working out of the classroom as a Reading Recovery teacher and reading interventionist.

Luina has an unwavering commitment to helping students achieve academically, socially, and emotionally. While she is already certified as a Reading Recovery specialist, she continues to study different methods to ensure the best skill set when working with students. After more than ten years as an educator in the South Bronx, Luina is proud to continue as part of the Haven family.

Recent Testimonials

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

Recent Testimonials

Fulfilling Career Choice for Teachers and Leaders.

Haven Staff Member

Recent Testimonials

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.

Recent Testimonials

The second place my kids call home.

Parent

Recent Testimonials

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.

Haven Staff Member

Recent Testimonials

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

Parent

Recent Testimonials

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.

Recent Testimonials

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

Haven Staff Member

Recent Testimonials

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

Parent

Mott Haven Academy
5.0
2017-08-17T14:06:00+00:00

Parent

Recent Testimonials Me gusta todo, especialmente la atención y la comunicación que tenemos con los miembros del personal. Parent Mott Haven Academy Charter School 5 2017-08-17T14:06:00+00:00 Parent Me gusta todo, especialmente la atención y la comunicación que tenemos con los miembros del personal. https://havenacademy.org/testimonials/parent/

Recent Testimonials

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

Mott Haven Academy
5.0
2017-08-17T14:02:40+00:00

Eric Lara - Special Ed Teacher

Recent Testimonials 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 Mott Haven Academy Charter School 

Recent Testimonials

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.

Haven Staff Member

Mott Haven Academy
5.0
2017-09-05T15:08:06+00:00

Haven Staff Member

Recent Testimonials 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. Haven Staff Member Mott 

Recent Testimonials

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

Haven Staff Member

Mott Haven Academy
5.0
2017-09-05T15:06:22+00:00

Haven Staff Member

Recent Testimonials I wish I was a kid again, I would have loved to attend Haven Academy. Haven Staff Member Mott Haven Academy Charter School 5 2017-09-05T15:06:22+00:00 Haven Staff Member I wish I was a kid again, I would have loved to attend Haven Academy. 

Recent Testimonials

Fulfilling Career Choice for Teachers and Leaders.

Haven Staff Member

Mott Haven Academy
5.0
2017-09-05T15:07:03+00:00

Haven Staff Member

Recent Testimonials Fulfilling Career Choice for Teachers and Leaders. Haven Staff Member Mott Haven Academy Charter School 5 2017-09-05T15:07:03+00:00 Haven Staff Member Fulfilling Career Choice for Teachers and Leaders. https://havenacademy.org/testimonials/3921/

Recent Testimonials

The second place my kids call home.

Parent

Mott Haven Academy
5.0
2017-09-05T15:05:39+00:00

Parent

Recent Testimonials The second place my kids call home. Parent Mott Haven Academy Charter School 5 2017-09-05T15:05:39+00:00 Parent The second place my kids call home. https://havenacademy.org/testimonials/3919/

Recent Testimonials

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.
Mott Haven Academy
5.0
2017-03-13T11:54:16+00:00
Recent Testimonials 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. Mott Haven Academy Charter School 5 2017-03-13T11:54:16+00:00 Me gusta 

Recent Testimonials

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.
Mott Haven Academy
5.0
2017-09-05T15:03:18+00:00
Recent Testimonials 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. Mott Haven Academy Charter School 5 2017-09-05T15:03:18+00:00 The staff remembers your face and your child is 
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