Meet Our Team


Kim Hope



Kim Hope, Founder, opened Bright Beginnings Nursery School in 1992 for two year old children. As a result of its growth, Kim opened the doors to The Burlington Academy of Learning in 1997 and moved to our current location in Burlington, CT. Kim continues to push for a unique and enriching experience for all of the wonderful children within our programs.

Jodi Angers

Head of School


Jodi Angers was appointed Head of School during the 2020/2021 School Year. Jodi's story at The Academy began in 2004 as the 3 Year Old Nursery School Head Teacher. While teaching, Jodi stepped into the role of School Administrator alongside Kim Hope in 2008. Jodi found a passion for this position and expanded her experiences as a School Administrator. In May of 2020, Jodi returned to The Burlington Academy of Learning to oversee all daily operations as School Administrator. 

Analía Ozano

Dean of School

Señora Analía has been part of The Academy since 2014. Analía oversees Montessori teacher training, management, curriculum, lesson plans, staff continuing education, parent communication, Procare, along with marketing and public relations. Señora is also our bilingual teacher.



Carly DeLeon

School Administrator


"Ms. Carly" is the School Administrator.

Carly oversees all daily administrative operations of our entire School campus. Junior Academy, Preschool & Kindergarten Academy as well Enrichment Academy programs.


Tarynn Sigmon

Junior Academy Administrator


"Ms.Tarynn" is our Junior Academy Administrator, & Waddlers Head Teacher.

Tarynn oversees the daily operations of the Infant, Waddler, and Toddler programs.



Preschool & Kindergarten Academy (PKA)

 Analía Ozano

Dean of School

Montessori Academy Head Teacher


Stephanie DeFalco

Pre-Kindergarten Head Teacher


Porshe Taylor

4 Year Old Pre-K Head Teacher

Maureen Delbone

3 Year Old Nursery School Head Teacher



Alyssa Mastranglo

2 Year Old Nursery School Head Teacher

 PKA Assistant Teachers

Miss Chabelkis

Miss Jordyn

Miss Maggie

Miss Zoe


Maura Quinn

Enrichment Academy Head Teacher

Junior Academy (JA)

Laura Shears

Toddler C Program Head Teacher

Alissa Robbins

Toddler B Program Head Teacher



Tarynn Sigmon

Waddler Program Head Teacher


Olivia Sawyer

Infant Program Head Teacher

JA Assistant teachers

Miss Jenny

Ms Kristin

Miss Madison

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Located in Burlington, CT

4 Covey Rd, Burlington CT 06013

6 Covey Rd, Burlington CT 06013

10 Covey Rd, Burlington CT 06013



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