Welcome to Greek School of Kimisis Tis Theotokou Holmdel!
Our approach to teaching is through activity-based learning and interactive lessons. Our native-speaking teachers bring many years of experience and passion to teaching our Greek language, history and culture. Our goal is for each student to reach their highest potential in the pursuit of Greek education. In order for our students to have maximum exposure to the Greek language, our teachers emphasize speaking only Greek in the classroom.
Καλώς ήρθατε στο Ελληνικό Σχολείο της Κοίμησης της Θεοτόκου στο Holmdel!
Η προσέγγισή μας στην εκμάθηση και τη διδασκαλία της Ελληνικής γλώσσας περνάει μέσα από το παιχνίδι και η διδασκαλία της γλώσσας επικεντρώνεται στην επικοινωνία. Οι δασκάλες μας γεννημένες και μεγαλωμένες στην Ελλάδα έχουν πολλά χρόνια εμπειρίας και διαθέτουν μια αγάπη και ένα πάθος στη διδασκαλία της ελληνικής γλώσσας, της ιστορίας και του πολιτισμού μας. Στόχος μας είναι κάθε μαθητής να πετύχει το καλύτερο αποτέλεσμα στην εκμάθησης της Ελληνικής. Οι δασκάλες μας δίνουν έμφαση στη συνομιλία μέσα στην τάξη ώστε οι μαθητές να μάθουν κανόνες επικοινωνίας.
CLASS DATES & TIMES
First day of Greek School was September 12, 2023
5-7pm Greek School Blessing and PTO Meet and Greet
Prek - 5 - Tuesdays 5-7pm
6th grade and above - Wednesdays 5-7pm
Greek School Evangelia Dounis - email@example.com
Greek School PTO Kara Rexinis firstname.lastname@example.org
MEET OUR TEACHERS
Evangelia Dounis- Director of Kimisis Greek School and Lead Teacher
Eugenia has been teaching at Kimisis Greek School for more than 15 years. She holds a MA in Tourism and has extensive teaching experience with Greek Language, culture and history. She is very passionate to share her knowledge and teach our kids.
Despina Markos has been teaching Greek school for 8 years. She was certified after attending the Archdiocese Greek School Seminar in Cyprus. She loves working with children and her teaching philosophy is to make learning fun with lots of hands on activities.
Christiana Hadjiavraam- Teacher
Roula was born in Queens, NY and raised in Chios, Greece. She has worked with children in many different capacities, which include, tutoring and teaching the Greek language and culture, for over 20 years. Most recently, she taught at Kimisis Greek Afternoon School from 2008-2021. Roula was the first teacher at Kimisis Holmdel to prepare students who successfully passed the Comprehensive Examination in Modern Greek administered by the Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America.
Roula is passionate about the Greek language and culture and loves to work with children of all ages. She stays informed of effective teaching techniques by attending seminars offered by the Archdiocese.
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