Jessica Amarillo, Pre-School Teacher (2 1/2 – 3 1/2 Years Old)
Originally from Chicago, IL, Ms. Jessica has worked in childcare for the last 7 years through Nanny work, Summer camp, schools, and mission work. She was a Sunday school teacher for many years prior to becoming a missionary and making her way to New Orleans where she calls home. In Chicago, she was a Coordinator for inner city youth at St. John Bosco Summer Camp for many
years. Here in Louisiana she was a Kindergarten Assistant teacher on the Westbank and currently volunteers as a youth leader for St. Rosalie Salesian Youth Center. In her classroom, she uses interactive activities to further language and vocabulary. Enthusiasm in our classroom will not be unnoticed! She loves communicating with parents to find how she can better assist their children in a loving environment. She strives to practice and teach children loving-kindness while having the best fun in their early learning years!
When Ms. Jessica is not teaching, she is busy raising her beautiful daughter who was born in May 2017. Her passions include singing, reading, dancing, and playing!