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. Rosario Rivera Ms. Yolanda Mantilla
Ms. Zuleima Queipo
3 Ms. Marvia Perez-Tosca Ms. Iris Rosales
4 Ms. Marcela Nerone Ms. Margarita Laucirica
Ms. Marita Carti
5 Ms. Barbara Montagne Ms. Leticia Acevedo
6 Ms. Claudia Martins Ms. Paola Zarate
7 Ms. Paz Barrueto Ms. Amber Turner
8 Ms. Tiara Wheaton Ms. Beatriz Rodriguez

Alicia Herrera

Eloisa Pimentel
Curriculum Specialist

Chanel Salado – Rodriguez
Office Manager

Claudia Tapia
Mommy & Me Teacher and floater

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