Teachers & Staff

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Administration

Danielle Singh has served students in DC for more than 20 years, with a strong track record in improving student achievement and in engaging families. She is committed to teacher and school leader development and her ardent respect for teachers and the school community are evident. Education is important to Principal Singh, beginning with her Pre-K-12th grade education in DC Public Schools. She continued her studies at Cornell University, earning a B.S. in human development. Ms. Singh has master’s degrees in special education from George Washington University and educational administration from Columbia University, and is currently a doctoral student at Drexel University.
Daniel Singh

Principal

Read the latest Letter from the Principal

Dr. Nicole Ugel

Assistant Principal

Ann Beumel

Director of Strategy & Logistics

Kim Calnan-Crismali

Business Manager

Tawana Franklin

Assistant Strategy & Logistics

Jenn Reid

Assistant Strategy & Logistics

Pre-K

Learn more about our Pre-K program and teachers

Haley Chetrit

Pre-K Teacher

Liz DiCrosta

Pre-K Teacher

Rebecca Sherman

Pre-K Teacher

Ryan Varner

Pre-K Teacher

Wendell Belew

Pre-K Partner Teacher

Monica DiBella

Pre-K Partner Teacher

Misa Kenner

Pre-K Partner Teacher

Sara Temple

Pre-K Partner Teacher

Lelia Spears

Co-Teacher

Kindergarten

Georgina Ardalan

Kindergarten Teacher

Mellissa Modico

Kindergarten Teacher

Gari Nelson

Kindergarten Teacher

Oda Solms

Kindergarten Teacher

Margaret Xavier

Kindergarten Teacher

Lelia Spears

Co-Teacher

Gomathi Dev

Kindergarten Partner Teacher

Keyanna Kelley

Kindergarten Partner Teacher

Makaya Scott

Kindergarten Partner Teacher

First Grade

Ashley Murphy

First Grade Teacher

Robyn Nelson

First Grade Teacher

Morgan Parent

First Grade Teacher

Marq Royster

First Grade Teacher

Francesca Woo

First Grade Teacher

Sasmita Bryant

First Grade Partner Teacher

Jason Jones

First Grade Partner Teacher

Jaclyn Seward-Clements

First Grade Co-Teacher

Second Grade

Jessica Baker

Second Grade Teacher

Amy Gartland

Second Grade Teacher

Christine Mazzocchi

Second Grade Teacher

Kate Riney

Second Grade Teacher

Letitia Smith

Second Grade Partner Teacher

Malin Kerwin

Second Grade Co-Teacher

Third Grade

Melissa Anderson

Third Grade Teacher

Judith Castillo

Third Grade Teacher

Penina Freedenberg

Third Grade Teacher

Fazia Padilla

Third Grade Teacher

Tiken Savang

Third Grade Teacher & Equity Coach

Simone Crozier

Third Grade Partner Teacher

Keri Giguere

Third Grade Co-Teacher

Fourth Grade

4th Grade Website
Student Information Form
Scott Gold

Fourth Grade Writing Teacher

Meg Hahn

Fourth Grade Reading Teacher

Katie Cole

Fourth Grade Math Teacher

Dona Culver

Fourth Grade ELA Co-Teacher

Paula Socorro

Fourth Grade ELA Co-Teacher

Lisa Jensen

Fourth Grade Math Co-Teacher

Blake Yedwab

Fourth Grade Math Co-Teacher

Fifth Grade

5th Grade
Homework Calendar
Anna Jordan

Fifth Grade ELA Teacher

Manda Kelley

Fifth Grade ELA Teacher

Jolan Williams

Fifth Grade Math Teacher

Paula Socorro

Fifth Grade ELA Co-Teacher

Cara Zanta

Fifth Grade ELA Co-Teacher

Rebecca Reuter

Fifth Grade ELA Co-Teacher

Kimberly Davis

Fifth Grade Math Co-Teacher

Science

Janney Garden
Jordan Simon

Science Teacher (Pre-K & Kindergarten)

Mike Barnhart

Science Teacher (Grades 1-3)

Emily Lilja

Science Teacher (Grades 4-5)

Arts

The Janney Band
Musical
Kristen Gentile

Music Teacher

Robin English

Art Teacher

Lori Milstein

Art Teacher

Physical Education

Cross-Country
Interscholastic Basketball
Girls on the Run
Luke Kovacs

Physical Education Teacher

Shana Zallman

Physical Education Teacher &
Digital Communications Teacher

Additional
Special Subjects

Library Website
Lyndsey Epperson

Librarian

Leidy Arredondo

Spanish Teacher

Sarah Buscher

Social Studies Teacher (Grades 4-5)

Student Support Services

Learn More

Dr. Shellie Wood

Student Support Services Coordinator

Cydney Lewis

Guidance Counselor

Dr. Margaret Mallory

Psychologist

Sara Solomon

Social Worker

Amanda Sellinger

Restorative Practices Coordinator

Tiken Savang

Equity Coach

Vesna Korac

ESL

Jacqueline McDonough

Math Instructional Coach

Dr. Valerie Sewell

ELA Instructional Coach

Toni Wills

Speech Language Pathologist

Patricia Wong

Occupational Therapist

Health Suite

(202) 282-0063
nurse@janneyschool.org
Health Forms
School Health Profile
Reine Lea Barna, RN, MPH

Nurse

Shenekwa Hutchinson

Patient Care Tech

Facilities & Operations

Bobbie Cockrell

Building Engineer

Hulon Adams

Custodial Foreman

Richard Lindsay

Custodial Foreman

Minerva Cruz de la Rosa

Custodian

Idania Rivas de Torres

Custodian

Demetrius Vaughan

Custodian

Sandra Dais

Cafeteria Manager

Linzy Islar

Cook

Bezunesh Jones

Cafeteria Staff

Security

Darlene Goddard

Security Officer

Officer Jackson

Security Officer

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