Toddler Program

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Lily Enchin

18 Jul 2022By
Lily (she/her) started her career in Montessori Education in 2017 and earned her MACTE accredited Primary diploma. She worked in a Primary classroom for 2 years but found an almost gravitational pull towards toddlers and the extraordinary levels of independence she saw from these very young children in Montessori environments. She was then inspired her...
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18
Jul

Ashley Dierkes

14 Dec 2021By
Born and raised in Southern Vermont, Ashley knew she wanted to work with children from a young age. She joined the Hilltop community in 2021 as an Assistant for the Children’s House and AfterCare Program. She is currently earning her Early Childhood Education degree through the Community College of Vermont. Ashley has had experience working...
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14
Dec

Jay Cook

14 Jan 2021By
Jay has been the school’s musical pied piper since 1996! He has a BA in Music from Middlebury College and plays an array of instruments. Jay enjoys instrumental and vocal improvisation, and plays bass, keyboard and sings with his bands, Jazzberry Jam and Hipfunk Associates. He introduces rhythm, movement and song to our youngest students;...
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14
Jan

Haley Hopkins

14 Jan 2021By
Haley is one of the teachers in our Toddler Program and loves seeing our youngest group become part of our community! She grew up locally in Jamaica, VT and has always wanted to work with children and stay in Southern Vermont. She’s settled in Westminster West now. In her spare time you can find Haley...
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14
Jan

Laura Gypson

14 Jan 2021By
When Laura moved to the Brattleboro area over eight years ago her goal was to teach at Hilltop Montessori School and her path led to our doors in 2020. As an early childhood educator of over twelve years now, she loves the respect that the Montessori model has for the work of every child and...
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14
Jan