Krystyna Salabaj

  • 14 years of experience working as a teacher in a Public Elementary school in Poland.
  • 2 years of Early Childhood Education in Poland.
  • 3 years of Higher Pedagogic Studies in Poland. 
  • 11 years of Montessori classroom experience. 
  • Montessori Paraprofessional Course. 
  • Completed Montessori training for ages 0-3 from the North American Montessori Center.  
  • 18 years of experience working as a Saturday Polish School teacher.  
  • Bilingual in Polish and English. 

Enrichment Programs

                Linida Bulifant (Music)

  • 21 years of preschool music classroom experience
  • Bachelors in Music Education (University of Michigan), Masters in Flute Performance

Cristobal Cavazos (Spanish)

  • Masters in Spanish and Political Science from Northern Illinois University.
  • Spanish instructor for multiple Montessori schools in the area.
  • Independent Tutor in Spanish for Business.



  Nicole Hummel - Art Teacher 

   . B.F.A in Art Education

  . Art History from the University of Illinois

  . 5 years as K-6 and High School Art teacher in U-46 Elgin school district.    .

 .10 years teaching in local art studios and giving private lessons. 

 . Professional oil painter, exhibited at    Geneva Art Fair and at local galleries.