Telephone: (401) 245-4754 - FAX: (401) 289-2155
 
 

Rey Ann Garcia-Mills
Director

Rey Ann has been teaching in and directing Montessori schools for the past 30 years, and has helped open several Montessori programs on both the East and West Coasts. She is American Montessori Society (AMS) trained, receiving her credentials from the Montessori Western teacher training program. She has an Early Childhood Development and Child Psychology background from Mesa College in San Diego and Long Beach State College in California.

Rey Ann lives in Middletown with her husband.


Jessica Sweeney
Lead Toddler Teacher

Ms. Jessica is in her third year of teaching at Montessori Centre of Barrington. She loves the energy and joyfulness of toddlers, and we are pleased and fortunate that she is with us.

A graduate of Karuna Yoga Center, Suffolk University and the Community College of Rhode Island, Jessica holds an Early Childhood Certificate, and has worked as an early childhood educator, nanny, and children's yoga instructor. Jessica received Montessori training at the National Center for Montessori Education of New England.

She lives in Providence with her husband and dog and likes to read, write short stories, and practice yoga in her spare time.


Amanda Janowski
Assistant Toddler Teacher

We are pleased to welcome back Ms. Amanda, now in her second year at Montessori Centre of Barrington. She enjoys applying the Montessori method in the classroom and watching the little ones grow!

With a background in Human Development and Marine Science from Eckerd College, she enjoys incorporating her creative capabilities and scientific interests in her lessons. Ms. Amanda also utilizes her passion for singing, theatre and dance to engage as well as foster the children's love of music and movement. She is a great asset to the Toddler program, and the children enjoy her energy and imagination.

Ms. Amanda is a native of Massachusetts and currently lives in Bristol.


Lynne Goodale
Assistant Toddler Teacher

Lynne M. Goodale (Ms. Lynne) has more than ten years of experience in preschool childcare in a variety of settings.

For several years, she operated a home daycare service for toddlers and preschoolers on a daily basis. Ms. Lynne also has provided childcare services at Covenant Cooperative Nursery School in Riverside and has served as Sunday school teacher for four to six-year-old children and as a teacher for Vacation Bible School.

Lynne has four children of her own, including twins. She enjoys caring for children and has a genuine nurturing manner that young ones love.


Telephone (401) 245-4754 - FAX (401) 289-2155
or email us: email@montessori-centre.com