Roseland Montessori School is very excited to announce that Principal Rhonda Vaccaro has been chosen as a semi-finalist for Louisiana Principal of the Year. Thus far, she has devoted 28 years to excellence in education. For the past 7 years, she was a part of the transformation and success of Roseland Montessori School. Following the teachings of Maria Montessori, Mrs. Vaccaro believes in the education of the whole child, academically, morally, and socially. Parents of children attending Roseland value Mrs. Vaccaro's welcoming open-door policy, relationship building, and engaged leadership. "She believes in sharing the responsibilities of educating our children, whether it be by teaching a lesson, helping the students clean up after an event, or even assisting with carpool", states one parent. Those that work with her at the school appreciate her leadership style as being understanding while decisive. It is an honor for Roseland Montessori to be led by such an inspiring and committed prinicpal. Congratulations Mrs. Vaccaro!