Dr. Rina Myruski
Owner / Director
Dr. Myruski purchased the center in September, 2013 after serving for the past 22 years as a public school educator. She holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Education and English Literature; a Master’s Degree in Reading; an Advanced Certificate in Staff Development; and a Doctorate in Educational Policy and Administration. Dr. Myruski also holds five New York State Teaching Certifications, including one as a Nursery and Elementary School Teacher and another as a Reading Specialist. Her early career was spent as an English teacher and a Reading Specialist and during the last twelve years she held the positions of building administrator and a District Director of Special Education. She sits on the Orange-Ulster BOCES Council on Early Childhood Education and serves as an evaluator for their NOCTI Certification Examination. In addition, Dr. Myruski was recently appointed by the Sullivan County Legislature as a member of their Youth Board.
Our Classroom Teachers
The center enjoys a long-standing staff of well-qualified teachers who provide students with an educational program that is structured to meet both state standards and the individual needs of the children. Most importantly, our teachers understand the importance of providing a warm and nurturing classroom environment that is devoted to the individuality of each child.
Miss Karen – Head Teacher for the 2-3 year-old Cub Room
Miss Mary – Assistant Teacher for the 2-3 year-old Cub Room
Miss Lorraine – Head Teacher for the 4-5 year old Bear Room
Miss Nicole – Assistant Teacher for the 4-5 year old Bear Room
Mrs. Blezy – Head Teacher for the 4-5 year old Tiger Room
Miss Chloe – Assistant Teacher for the 4-5 year old Tiger Room
Miss Helen – Assistant Teacher for 3-5 year old programs