All groups are taught by a Teacher and a Teacher Assistant. All staff members have the 45 hour training from the Florida Department of Children and Families.


Teaching Staff Members have the following credentials: Florida Child Care Professional Credential (FCCPC), National Child Development Associate, AA Degree in Early Childhood Education, Bachelor Degree in another field with credits in Early Childhood Education.

The Director has the Florida Child Care Education Program Advanced Director Credential. All staff members have a current certificate of completion of Adult, Child and infant CPR and national Safety Council First Aide for Adults, Child and Infant.

Group Lead Teacher Teacher
1 Ms. Olga Zapata Ms. Macarena Monje
2 Ms. Alison Johnson Ms. Beatriz Rodriguez
Ms. Iris Rosales
3 Ms. Maria Rosario Rivera Ms. Johanna Bringeri
Ms. Zuleima Queipo
4 Ms. Marcela Nerone Ms. Luciana Carreiro
Ms. Margarita Laucirica
5 Ms. Barbara Montagne Ms. Amber Turner
6 Ms. Claudia Martins Ms. Claudia Tapia
7 Ms. Paz Barrueto Ms. Bianca Rodriguez
8 Ms. Tiara Wheaton Ms. Andhiny Louis

Alicia Herrera

Eloisa Pimentel
Curriculum Specialist

Paola Zarate
Office Manager

Claudia Tapia
Mommy & Me Teacher

Oleva Benrey

St. Patrick Catholic Preschool
  • 3885 Meridian Ave. Miami Beach, Fl. 33140
  • (305) 538-8004 / Fax (305) 938-1091