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


    • Pam Woronko
      Upper Elementary, Principal
    • Catherine Williams
      Upper Elementary / Vice-Principal
    • Andrea Nardi
      Co-Founder, Lower Elementary Co-Directress, Elementary Educational Support
    • Kareem John
      Lower Elementary Co-Director
    • Tanya Rowlands
      Kindergarten Co-Directress
    • Maura Camino
      Lower Elementary Co-Directress
    • Jen Brown
      Lower Elementary Co-Directress
    • Nancy Barton
      Kindergarten Co-Directress
    • Noushaba Nousheen
      Lower Elementary Co-Directress
    • Michelle Seigel
      Upper Elementary co-directress
    • Dave Gatiss
      Coach, ASC Leader, Guitar Teacher
    • Heena Darediya
      Learning Support


    • Maureen Boudier
      Casa Directress, Music Instructor
    • Elena Madularu
    • Dave Gatiss
      Coach, ASC Leader, Guitar Teacher


    • Lorelei Poulin
      School Secretary

    How is the Montessori Method different from traditional learning methods?