Faculty & Staff



Meet the Administrative Team


Head of School, Interim Head of School
Allison Driver, Nora Faris

Director of Facilities & Finance
Peg Everts

Director of Community Engagement
Paige Wichman


Curriculum Director
Alisa Watkins



Admissions Team
Angela Roberts, Sandra Ramkissoon, Janette Potts


Office Manager
Janette Potts


Elementary/Middle School Receptionist
Monica Woodlief



Director of Afterschool 
Lisa Parsons


Directors of Summer Camp
Crystal Marcantel & Sarah Partain


Meet the Toddler Team

Director of Toddlers
Angela Roberts



Ms. Jennifer's Class

Head Teacher - Jennifer Barton
Assistant - Danitza Fisher


Ms. Elena's Class

Head Teacher - Elena Hightshue
Assistant - Gina Davis


Ms. Summer's Class

Head Teacher - Summer Howard
Assistant - Chrissy Humbles

Meet the Preschool Team
Director of Preschool
Angela Roberts


Ms. Angela's Class

Head Teacher - Angela Baerg
Assistant - Jessica McCall


Ms. LeNet's Class

Head Teacher - LeNet Parker
Assistant - Lindsay Remme


Ms. Lyn's Class

Head Teacher - Lyn Baker
Assistant- Nicole O'Rourke


Ms. Allison's and Ms. Christine's Class

Head Teacher - Allison Pettus
Co-Teacher- Christine Glover

Meet the Elementary Team

Director of Elementary
Sandra Ramkissoon

Lower Elementary


Ms. Sarah Partain's Class

Head Teacher - Sarah Partain
Assistant -

Ms. Rachael's Class

Head Teacher - Rachael Lewis


Ms. Sarah Perez's Class

Head Teacher - Sarah Perez
Co-Teacher- Rachel Winter

Upper Elementary


Ms. Crystal's Class

Ms. Stephanie's Class

Head Teacher - Crystal Marcantel
Head Teacher - Stephanie Parakh

Meet the Middle School Team


Director of Middle School
Sandra Ramkissoon


Ms. Alisa's Class

Head Teacher - Alisa Watkins
Assistant - Mary Gardner White


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300 Montessori Way
Chattanooga, TN 37404
phone (423) 622-6366
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The Montessori School Mission Statement

To educate children in a way that promotes independent learning and emotional growth, and embraces differences using the Montessori approach.