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Jackson Heights State Preschool

Meet the Teacher!Top of Page

Portrait of Miss Machelle Portrait of Miss Nicole Portrait of Miss Ramona
      Breandy Leyva

Machelle Ascherin ~ Site SupervisorTop of Page

I have been teaching since 2004.  I have an AS in ECE and a BS in Organizational Leadership.  I am the proud mommy of two fur-baby Jack Russell Terriers, Sassy and Ott.  I love to take them swimming at the lake and kayaking.  When I am not at school you can find me outdoors enjoying the sunshine.

Nicole Dewsnup ~ TeacherTop of Page

Working with children is my passion!  I started as an assistant in the preschool classroom in 2013 with TCDE.  I am now a teacher and absolutely loving it!

Ramona Arreola ~ Teacher AssistantTop of Page

Teacher assistant since 2007.  I love working with children, they make my day, every day!

Breandy Leyva ~ Preschool AideTop of Page

I have two beautiful girls. I love learning and working with both our children and families.  I enjoy running and spending my free time with my family.