“The teacher, when she begins work in our schools, must have a kind of faith that the child will reveal himself through work.”

-Maria Montessori


Carolyn Ouellette

Classroom Assistant

B.A., Human Development, with a minor in Elementary Education, Wheelock College

Carolyn joined Amherst Montessori School in 2018 and has been working with children for over twenty years.
She began her career in an extended day kindergarten program in Brookline, Massachusetts before moving to Colorado where she was the director of a before and after school program. Upon returning to MA she worked as a preschool teacher at Stoney Brook Child Care in South Hadley.

Most recently, she has worked as a librarian at St. Thomas the Apostle School in West Springfield.

Carolyn enjoys spending time watching her three children play sports that they love, spending time with family, and being outside.