Equity, Justice and Community
We see it in the classroom, where teachers value the unique gifts that each student offers. We hear it in meet for learning, when we listen deeply to those who feel moved to speak into the silence.
Through a commitment to honoring diverse perspectives, we prepare our students to be empathetic and thoughtful citizens of the world. As they learn to work both collaboratively and independently, our students develop the knowledge, tools, and skills they need to truly let their lives speak.
Isabel C. Alvarez
Hello, my name is Isabel Alvarez and welcome to our school. I have enjoyed
working here for the past 7 years. I love working with such an experienced and
focused staff. We make learning fun and motivating for our students. Can’t wait
for you to be a part of our family.
Hello, my name is Doriany Colon and have been teaching here for the past 4
years. Working with such an amazing staff and students, are my motivation to
come to work every day. My favorite subjects to teach are Science and Math. My
students learn by feeling inspired to strive for things. My coworkers describe me
as responsible, organized, reliable, artistic and a caring teacher.
Hello, my name is Jesmerian Moreno and is my 4 th year here in Growing
Together Academy. My students describe me as gentle, patient, tender-hearted
and a considerate teacher. I believe passion is the most important trait for an
educator and this is mine. My mother has been an educator the past 35 years
and she has been my role model all my life. I have 3 wonderful kids and a loving
husband. We love going to church every Sunday.
Hello, my name is Zurisadai Torres. It has been an honor to work in Growing
Together Academy for the past 6 years. My favorite subjects are Science and
History. My students feel comfortable and welcomed in my classroom. I teach
them by using hands on activities. My students describe me as jolly, imaginative