Our Team

A group of dedicated, AMI certified, bilingual Montessori professionals.

The Team

Casa del Mar Montessori is a fresh new project backed by a team of veteran professionals with 14 years of combined Montessori experience.

Silvia Santana

Children's House Guide

Silvia is an 3-6 AMI-certified professional with 3 years of experience in Spain and the UK. She holds a bachelor degree in Early Childhoold education as well as a bachelor degree in Primary education.


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Sara Fernández

Children's House Guide

Certified by the well established AMI trainining center in London, the Maria Montessori Institute, she holds a 3‐6 AMI certification as well as a Bachelor degree in Primary education.


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Noelia Zaragoza

Infant Community Guide

Noelia holds a 3-6 AMI certification by the Montessori Institute in Málaga as well as two bachelor degrees in Special needs education and Psychology.


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Kirsty Dennis

Infant Community Assistant

Kirsty is our English speaking Infant Community Assistant as well as in the Children's House during our afternoon cycle.


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Silvia is an 3-6 AMI-certified professional with 3 years of experience in Spain and the UK. She holds a bachelor degree in Early Childhoold education as well as a bachelor degree in Primary education. She is our Spanish directress in the Children's House environment and enjoys very much keeping a challenging environment for all children in the 3-6 class. Silvia thrives on observing and assisting children to find their own strengths and capabilities by adjusting the environment so they can pursue their interest.

Silvia is certified in the Glenn Doman method for child cognitive development as well as Rhytmic Movement Training. Also a qualified basketball, swimming coach and a children yoga teacher.

She has ample experience in delivering Montessori workshops for teachers and parents.

Silvia is fluent in English and Spanish.

Certified by the well established AMI trainining center in London, the Maria Montessori Institute, she holds a 3‐6 AMI certification as well as a Bachelor degree in Primary education.

After finishing her bachelor degree she looked for a more respectful and meaningful form of education and found in the Montessori philosophy her life carreer. With a deep understanding of Montessori principles she is a natural childcarer, Sara loves to be around children and enjoys helping them to discover the joys of learning.

Sara is fluent in English and Spanish.

Noelia holds a 3-6 AMI certification by the Montessori Institute in Málaga as well as two bachelor degress in Special needs education and Psychology.

As our Infant Community guide, Noelia truly believes in the child and creates a calm and joyful atmosphere for our toddlers to foster growth towards independence and social abilities. She is very creative and a joyful person that loves to play with them and creates amazing scenarios where children can let go of their imagination!

Noelia is our Spanish speaking guide in the Infant Community environment.

Kirsty is our English speaking Infant Community Assistant as well as in the Children's House during our afternoon cycle.

Kirsty has experience in several Montessori environments. She truly loves and respect children.

Kirsty is our very artistic and playful person in the school. She is always looking for new ways to develop creativity and innovation among our children! She is also in charge of our drama afternoon activity and all of our school shows!