Mrs. McAlister is Directress of Primary I and served multiple years as Division Leader. She holds Montessori certification from the Institute for Advanced Montessori Studies in ages three through six. In total, she has served at MSA for seventeen years.
Mrs. Beach has been teaching preschool since 2008. She joined MSA as the Primary Two assistant in 2014 and accepted the Directress of Primary Two position in 2017. She has an Associate Degree in Business/Accounting and earned her American Montessori Society credential through Lander University.
Mrs. Kirby joined MSA in 2014. She taught for eight years in a public school Montessori program before joining MSA. She holds a Bachelors in Early Childhood with a Montessori Emphasis and a Masters in Elementary Education with a Montessori Emphasis, both from Lander University. She is Early Childhood certified by the American Montessori Society.
Mrs. Haney has taught preschool since 2008, joining MSA in 2014. She was a lead teacher in the Toddler classroom before joining Primary as the Primary One assistant in 2017. She has an associate's degree in Business Administration with an emphasis in Childcare.
Mrs. Jenae joined MSA in 2012. She graduated from South Carolina State University with a Bachelor’s degree in Business Management and obtained a Masters of Education with a Montessori Education emphasis from Lander University. She is Early Childhood certified by the American Montessori Society. In her time here, she has served students from ages six weeks to six years old while also helping with students across campus as a Mileage Club leader.