Alex Amaral

Receptionist – BMS

Hometown: Barrington, Rhode Island

How did you learn about Montessori?: My cousin wanted to enroll her daughter in a Montessori School.

Any other degrees, schooling, or training of note?: Previously an art instructor

What do you love about Montessori?: The freedom Montessori gives students to explore topics that interest them.

3 things you can’t live without: Music, Family, Books

Most favorite trip you’ve taken OR dream vacation: Dream Vacation would have to be to go to The Azores, where my parents are from. (One day!)

Favorite local treat (could be food or activity, or…?): Marie’s Doughnuts

One rule you live by: Always Be Kind

Favorite quote: “Happiness can be found, even in the darkest of times, if one only remembers to turn on the light.” – Dumbledore (J.K. Rowling)