Nancy Barton

  • Meet Our Educators

  • Ms. Nancy has been with Westside Montessori Academy since 2014 as an Assistant in the Upper Elementary classroom. With over fifteen years experience working with children from infancy to age 12, she holds a Bachelor of Arts degree, with a major in English, from McMasterUniversity, an AMS Montessori Diploma for 3 to 6 year olds, a Permanent Independent Teaching Certificate for Kindergarten as well as an ECE Assistant License. A lifelong learner herself, Ms. Nancy is passionate about inspiring and challenging children to love learning.

  • Preschool


    • Ms. Andrea Nardi
      Co-Founder, Lower Elementary Co-Directress, Elementary Educational Support
    • Ms. Pam Woronko
      Upper Elementary, Principal
    • Ms. Catherine Williams
      Upper Elementary / Vice Principal
    • Ms. Elena Madularu
      Lower Elementary Co-Directress
    • Ms. Jen Brown
      Lower Elementary Co-Directress
    • Mr. Kareem John
      Lower Elementary Co-Director
    • Ms. Nancy Barton
      Kindergarten Directress
    • Mr. Mark Curry
      Kindergarten Assistant Director
    • Ms. Michelle Seigel
      Upper Elementary Support Worker
    • Ms. Noushaba Nousheen
      Lower Elementary Co-Directress


    • Ms. Maureen Boudier
      Casa Directress, Music Instructor
    • Mr. Michael Charrois
      Theatre Arts
    • Coach Dave Gatiss
      Coach, ASC Leader, Guitar Teacher
    • Ms. Rebecca Salters
      Preschool Theatre Arts


    • Ms. Lil Henriques
      Web & Communications
    • Ms. Lorelei Poulin

    How is the Montessori Method different from traditional learning methods?