Who We Are
Susanne von Saalfeld
Director, Lead Teacher (English)
Susanne von Saalfeld has been working in Montessori education for the past 11 years. She is certified by the International Montessori Association (AMI) in both Primary education (for children ages 3-6) and Assistants to Infancy (children ages 0-3). Additionally, she has a Masters of Education from Loyola College in Maryland, and a Permaculture Design Certificate from Milkwood Permaculture (Australia). She is a meditation enthusiast, an inspired gardener, and enjoys surfing, playing the ukulele, and being happy.
Classroom Assistant (Dutch)
Noemi has been at Beautiful Sun for six years. She is a native Aruban whose life has been strongly rooted in Aruban traditional ties to nature with activities such as fishing, sheep and goat herding, and growing fruits, vegetables and herbs. She loves working with children and has a strong interest in education and child development of the early years.
Nelsy has been part of our school family for six years and is responsible for the work that happens at school after the children and teachers go home. A native Colombian, she is always smiling and finding the positive side to things. Nelsy is also an avid cook, aside from her work at our school she runs a snack business from her home.
Beautiful Sun Montessori School
Balashi Web 6, Aruba