Latonya Durden (PreK)

Ms. Latonya Durden has been a dedicated educator for the past 8 years. She is a certified teacher, committed to making sure that each child reaches their full potential, learns at their own pace, excels beyond expectations and reaches their academic goals. She believes that it takes a village to raise a well-rounded scholar and is looking forward to working with parents to help their child succeed. With a positive learning environment, constant words of admiration and encouragement, and a team of amazing and creative teachers, Ms. Durden feels that this will be an amazing school year full of fun and excitement.

Ms. Durden holds a Master of Science degree in Education from Strayer University. She believes that you are never too old to learn and feels that as she teaches scholars, they also teach her to remain humble and to hold on to that inner child-like imagination where the sky is the limit. To this end, Ms. Durden strives to be an excellent teacher who is deeply committed to her profession. She is aware of her tremendous influence on her scholars and spares no efforts to develop not only their intellect but also their character and life skills.

During her leisure time, Ms. Durden treasures spending time with her family, traveling, reading, writing poetry/short stories, and shopping. Her motto is to keep God first in all things and never give up on your dreams.