Sabrina was born and raised in Lynn. She has an Associate’s Degree in Early Childhood Education from North Shore Community College and a BS in Sociology from Fitchburg State University.
Sabrina brings ten years of preschool teaching experience-- time equally divided
between Gregg House Neighborhood Preschool and Catholic Charities Childcare, both
in Lynn. Sabrina is very excited to be a part of an alternative preschool model. In her spare time, Sabrina enjoys traveling, attending concerts and watching football.
James has been working with young children for the past nine years, first as an assistant teacher and then as a lead teacher at the Waldorf School at Moraine Farm. He received his certification as a Waldorf early childhood teacher in 2019 from the Sophia's Hearth Family Center in Keene, NH. He has also taught outdoors at the Merrohawke Nature School and at Moraine Farm's supper program for young children. James had an early career in the 1990s as a journalist writing about environmental law in Washington, D.C., leaving in 2000 to raise three children with his wife, Cathy. They live in Byfield, Mass.
Anna Scalera joined the faculty at Cairn Hill Nature Preschool in the fall of 2019. She received her Waldorf certification and a Masters in Education from Antioch University. From 2009-2014 she worked as a class teacher of fourth through eighth graders at the Waldorf School at Moraine Farm in Beverly. Anna also holds a Bachelor of Science in Environmental Conservation from the University of New Hampshire. She currently resides in Marblehead with her husband and two sons. She enjoys bicycling, gardening, cooking, and art.