Dr. Marissa McMurray, School Psychologist

Dr. Marissa McMurray is entering her eighth year as a school psychologist. She has previously worked in the following school districts: Alpine, Utah; Honolulu, Hawaii; Prince George’s County, and Baltimore City. Dr. McMurray has a Bachelors degree in Psychology and an Educational Specialist degree from Brigham Young University. She also has a Ph.D. from the […]

Nellie Jaikaran

Nellie Jaikaran has taught Pre-K in DC for the past 8 years. She began her career at the Arts and Technology Academy Charter School, followed by teaching at KIPP: Grow its founding year. Most recently she has taught in the Reggio program at Walker Jones Education Campus. She believes that every young child in DC […]

Adam Roach

Mr. Adam Roach, Librarian

Mr. Roach received a Master’s in Education from Hollins University, a Bachelor’s in English from Roanoke College, and is currently pursuing a Master’s in Library & Information Science through Catholic University. A licensed educator of Language Arts, he taught grades five through seven in Virginia for six years before going on to work in various […]

Ayinde Spradley, Assistant Principal

Mr. Spradley is a native New Yorker and has been exposed to education his entire life coming from a family of teachers and principals. He started his career in education as a substitute teacher in Brooklyn, New York. Once leaving New York City, Mr. Spradley relocated to Maryland where he taught second and fourth grade. […]