Upper Elementary

UEUpper Elementary student working “8-bit” art.

The Upper Elementary teacher is Mrs. Cheryl Morgan and her assistant is Ms. Eileen Cabrera. Students in this class enjoy Greek and Roman mythology, reading, writing, science, math, physical education, art, music, and computers. In addition, they visit Losner Park on a regular basis. Meet our magnificent Upper Elementary teachers!

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Mrs. Cheryl Koenig Morgan has taught in Montessori schools for 19 years. She has lived in Homestead for 28 years and has been married for 27 years to Ben Morgan, a retired ranger from National Park Service who spent most of his career at Everglades National Park. In fact, the Morgan family lived in the park for 18 years. Their two children—Anne-Marie, a graduate of Lake Erie College in Ohio, and Carrel, a graduate of Miami Dade College—both attended Montessori schools through sixth grade. When she isn’t in the classroom, she enjoys scrapbooking and gardening with native plants. She is a Sunday School teacher, Caring Committee member, and secretary of Board of Trustees at the Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Miami. Mrs. Morgan has an AA in social science from Laney College, Oakland, CA; a BA in mass communications from California State University at Hayward; and a Masters degree in Montessori Education from Barry University. She is certified through American Montessori Society and has served as an evaluator for the Association of Independent Schools of Florida (AISF). You may contact Mrs. Morgan a cmorgan@atalamontessori.org.

Ms. Eileen Cabrera is an experienced child care teacher. She has worked with children from preschool through middle school in after school programs in the Homestead area. She is our Upper Elementary Assistant.

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