Quintana, Dorlaine

Quintana, Dorlaine

Quintana, Dorlaine | Science | Social Studies Dorlaine Quinana was born in Cuba and left for Costa Rica when she was 13 years old. She came to the United States at the age of 18. Ms. Quintana graduated Cum Laude from Nova Southeastern University bachelor’s degree in Pre-K/Primary Education with an ESOL endorsement. Two years…

Pena, Vanessa

Pena, Vanessa

Pena, Vanessa | English Language Art Vanessa Peña graduated Summa Cum Laude with a Bachelors’s degree in Elementary Education grades K-6 with ESOL Endorsement from Florida International University. Ms. Peña has also become endorsed in Reading, is working on completing her gifted endorsement, and is ESE certified. She was currently accepted in graduate school at…

Paraskos, Ariana

Paraskos, Ariana

Paraskos, Ariana | English Language Art Ms. Ariana Paraskos was born in New York and moved to Miami when she was 7 years old. She has been teaching pre-k and primary aged children since 1999. In 2004 Ms. Paraskos graduated from Barry University with a bachelor’s degree in Early Childhood Education. She also received an…

Pappa, Maria

Pappa, Maria

Pappa, Maria | Greek Language Mrs. Pappa comes from Greece, where she taught elementary students as well as those in Special Education for over 20 years using her Master’s degree in Primary Education and Bachelor’s degree in ESC. She has experience working with children both in and out of the classroom, not only as a…

Papadopoulos, Ilias

Papadopoulos, Ilias

Papadopoulos, Ilias | Greek Mathematics Mr. Elias Papadopoulos is a Greek Math Teacher and a member of Archimedean Academy since 2015. He was born and raised in Greece and graduated from Aristotle University of Thessaloniki in Greece with a Bachelor of Science in Mathematics (Specialty: Applied Mathematics-Computer Science). He acquired a Master of Science in…

Morales, Maria

Morales, Maria

Morales, Maria | Assistant Principal Since 2009, Maria Morales has taught at Archimedean Academy instilling the values of creativity, originality, and critical thinking in all her students. She serves as the Elementary Science Olympiad/SECME Head Coach and guided her team to 1st place in the 2018 Elementary Science Olympiad Competition. With a B.A. in Child…

Mesimeri, Aikaterini

Mesimeri, Aikaterini

Mesimeri, Aikaterini | Greek Language Dedicated, certified teacher of Greek language and culture with a B.A in pedagogy (University of Trace, 1993) MA in special education (Aristotle University of Thessaloniki) and a diploma in special education (2006) in Greece. Qualified and familiar with e-learning platforms, educational material and educational robotics. She participates in the E-twinning…

Martin, Florence

Martin, Florence

Martin, Florence | Language Arts | Social Studies In the words of Nelson Mandela, “Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world.” Ms. Martin knew she wanted to “Change the world” as young as elementary school-age when she would set up her bedroom as a classroom and give her…

Marquez-Nimia

Marquez, Nimia

Marquez, Nimia | Music, Chorus Ms. Marquez was born and raised in Cuba. She graduated Summa Cum Laude and Worlds Ahead Graduate from Florida International University with a Bachelor’s degree in Music and a Master’s in Choral Studies. Ms. Marquez has performed as a professional choral singer in countries such as Spain, France, Italy, Mexico,…

Lozano, Daisy

Lozano, Daisy

Lozano, Daisy | Language Arts | Social Studies Daisy Lozano teaches second-grade reading and language arts at Archimedean Academy since 2012. She graduated with Magna Cum Laude from Florida International University in Early Childhood Education with an ESOL Endorsement. Her passion is teaching literacy and motivating children to become independent and purposeful learners. She has…