Shirley Battle | Kindergarten

Shirley Battle has taught at Maury since 1992. “What I like most about teaching is interacting with children, building relationships with families, and the awesome reward of observing students learn new skills. The love of children and the power of education inspired me to become a teacher.” Mrs. Battle is a native Washingtonian and a […]

Janine Levin | PK3

Janine Levin has taught PK3 at Maury since 2010. Ms. Levin started her teaching career at Brent Elementary where she remained for 10 years. She then spent one year working as a Master Educator for DCPS. In that role, she visited every public elementary school in D.C. and observed and evaluated Pre-K teachers. It was […]

Maria Cali

Maria Cali | 5th Grade

Math/Science/Social Studies Maria Cali joined the Maury team as a 5th grade Math/Science/Social Studies teacher in 2020. Ms. Cali grew up in the Boston area, and received her B.A. in Sociology from Vassar College. She finished her M.Ed in Elementary Education at Vanderbilt University in 2020. Along with education, she is passionate about food justice […]

Valerie Boyd, AIDE (PK3)

Hi, my name is Ms. Boyd and I am excited to be a part of the ECE Team at Maury Elementary. I can’t wait to learn about you and your family, but now here are a few things about me. I was born and raised in Washington, DC, the Southeast District Ward 8; I am […]