Welcome!

Our mission at Shelton is for families and teachers to work together in the upbringing and formation of responsible adults, individuals that strive for attaining excellence whilst committing to serving others. At the same time our vision is focused around empowering future generations as they excel in life accompanied by a Catholic education. All in all, our hope is for our students to contribute positively to society with a spirit of innovation. Shelton Academy takes great pride in instilling human excellence, family values, and an unrelenting service to others.

Mentoring

We are proud to announce the roll out of the Mentoring Program at Shelton Academy. Our school is committed to offering a personalized and comprehensive education that enables students to unlock their fullest potential. Mentoring allows us to personalize our mission. It is the way we empower our students and the manner how we help them fulfill their individual needs. Our goal is to mold Shelton Academy students into responsible, happy, and loving individuals. Via one-on-one conversations our mentors encourage students to strive for academic excellence, to embrace service towards others, and to be able to use their personal qualities to innovatively change the world around them. Mentoring ensures that each mentee feels understood, cared for, and positively challenged. Via the help of an individually assigned Shelton faculty/staff member to act as their personal mentor. This trained faculty member works with the student to set realistic yet challenging goals that together they will be able to attain.

Spiritual Life

Education at Shelton Academy encompasses the use of the mind and soul. Religion is a required course at every grade level. The formation of our student’s Catholic identity is a priority and is ever present throughout every activity. Masses are offered on several occasions during the span of the school year as well as regular opportunities to access the Sacrament of Confession, faculty and parent supervised service projects, and various charitable outreach programs that benefit those most in need within our community. These programs and opportunities allow students to materialize their faith into practice. Note that the prayers and Catholic traditions that are practiced at Shelton Academy are in accordance with the liturgical calendar.

Welcome from our Principal

Welcome to Shelton Academy! We are an independent Catholic school in Doral and a truly unique place where education happens in a caring and joyful environment. Our mission: to prepare responsible adults who strive for human excellence and service to others drives our curricular and extracurricular efforts. Our curriculum, small class sizes, and outstanding faculty provide an environment that allows our students to excel while they attain their maximum potential. In order to achieve our goals, we work closely with parents who are the primary educators of their children. Additionally, we are committed to offering students the finest education possible within a Catholic environment that is faithful to the magisterium. Aside from the plethora of challenging core academic subjects, religion is ever present and is taught at every grade level. Holly Masses are offered on several occasions during the span of the school year as well as regular opportunities to access the Sacrament of Confession. At Shelton we strive to develop the intellectual, moral, physical, and spiritual well-being of each student. Tied to that is our Character Education and Mentoring Program. The Mentoring Program is the first of its kind in the Miami area. The program has a proven track record with various success stories stemming from schools in the United States and abroad. Shelton Academy’s mentoring seeks to assist parents in the overall education of their child. It helps them unlock their fullest potential in an academic setting and in their general character education. The heart and soul of any great school is in its faculty and we are proud to say that Shelton Academy teachers are the best! Our faculty and staff are dedicated to the craft of teaching, passionate about working with children and young adults, and committed to the idea that learning is truly a collaborative endeavor. I invite you to visit us and experience the warm environment in which we support and teach our students. I believe you too will see what a special place Shelton is!

Warmest regards,

Principal

Our Vision

To empower future generations with a Catholic education to excel, and contribute to society with a spirit of innovation.

Our Mission

Families and teachers working together to prepare responsible adults who strive for human excellence and service to others.

Our Values

Human excellence, family values, service to others.

Catholic Identity

Shelton Academy is a Catholic school. We ensure our students achieve high academic standards, while helping them develop a relationship with God. Through the plan of religious education, the school chapel, the mentoring program, and the celebration of Catholic traditions students at Shelton grow their faith and enrich their Catholic identity. Additionally, Holy Masses are offered on different occasions throughout the school year. Our students learn their faith and live it in an environment where prayer is part of daily life. They adapt to face the circumstances of life championed by the Catholic Doctrine.

A Fully-Accredited Institution

Shelton Academy is proud to be accredited by several prestigious agencies, both regionally and nationally. This includes the AdvancEd, the Association of Independent Schools of Florida, and theNational Council for Private School Accreditation.

Shelton Academy Board

Carlos E. Padula
President
Mail
Barbara Acosta
Head of School
Mail
Luis Dulzaides
Upper School Director
Mail
Sonia Fontirroche
Lower School Director, Fourth Grade
Mail
Monica Ponce
Early Years Director
Mail

Faculty-Staff

Claudia Aguillon
Administrative Assistant
Mail
Liliana Aguillon
Administrative Assistant
Mail
Maria Elizabeth Aguillon
Administrative Assistant
Email
Maria Valentina Aguillon
Accounting
Email
Sheyla Alvarez
Kindergarten
Email
David Anton
Mentoring Director
Mail
Maria Eugenia Añez
Accounting
Email
Maria Patricia Añez
PK-3
Email
Maricarmen Añez
PK-3
Email
Lizette Azar
PK-4
Mail
Vanessa Baffi
Kindergarten
Email
Maritza Ballarales
Admissions
Email
Julio Barela
Administrative Assistant
Mail
Eliana Bigai
IT
Email
Maia Blazevic
Student Activities/English
Email
Mariana Caballero
Modern Languages/Formation
Mail
Martha Calderon
PK-4
Email
Mercedes Cobian
Theology
Mail
Andreina Contreras
English/Science
Mail
Sara Cruz
Kindergarten
Email
Marisol Delgado
Registrar
Email
Genesis Diaz
Second Grade
Mail
Nancy Diaz
Theology/Formation
Email
Adriana Dulzaides
Social Science/English
Mail
Michele Durante
Theology/Formation
Email
Milagros Egaña
Kindergarten/Modern Languages
Mail
Ricardo Escalante
Mathematics
Email
Gabriella Ferr
Business Manager
Email
David Gelabert
Mathematics
Mail
Celina Genao
Accounting
Mail
Christian Gil
Assistant Registrar
Email
Angel Gomez
Maintenance
Mail
Julio Cesar Goncalves
Athletics Director
Email
Glorymar Gonzalez
Fifth Grade
Email
Matilde Gonzalez
MINDS
Email
Daniela Gutierrez
PK-3
Email
Rebeca Herrera
Marketing
Email
Andrea Hunsberg
ESL
Email
Rebeca Jimenez
First Grade
Email
Ingrid Kayser
PK-4
Email
Sofia Lavalle
Shelton Academy Education Foundation
Mail
Irene Loreto
Legal Advisor
Mail
Sebastian Marin
Maintenance
Email
Dianelys Martinez
First Grade
Email
Sofia Mena
Third Grade
Mail
America Mendigutia
Modern Languages/Social Science
Mail
Vanessa Mendoza
ESE Coordinator
Mail
Maria Miranda
Music
Mail
Alvaro Molina
Afterschool Coordinator
Mail
Maria Victoria Olavarrieta
Modern Languages
Email
Christian Orta
Social Science
Email
Antonio Padula
Theology
Email
Gisela Padula
Board Member/Formation
Email
Eloy Palma
Maintenance
Email
Mari Paris
Second Grade
Email
Yoalys Perez
Teacher Support
Email
Nestor Primera
Maintenance
Mail
Annelise Quetglas
Third Grade
Mail
Patricia Quintero
Fifth Grade
Email
Miriam Edit Ramis
Physical Education
Email
Jimena Reveron
Science
Mail
Marcelo Rodriguez
Modern Languages/Social Science
Mail
Maria Rodriguez
Fourth Grade
Mail
Cristina Salinas
Human Resources
Email
Lourdes Selma
Theology
Mail
Maria Sepulveda
Formation
Email
Andreina Solivan
Art
Email
Judith Stewart
Science
Mail
Maylen Velazquez
Discipline Coordinator
Email
Soraya Veracierta
PK-3
Mail
Carolina Villarroel
PK-3
Mail
Gabriela Willson
Shelton Academy Education Foundation
Email

                           EMPLOYMENT

Thank you for your interest in employment at Shelton Academy. Each year we have openings for teaching, administrative and staff positions. These will be posted here as they become available.

Shelton Academy seeks faculty and staff who meet a high standard of professional and personal excellence in their work. We offer an opportunity to develop our students into leaders of tomorrow through spiritual formation, intellectual growth, service to others and building of community.

For employment inquiries please contact employment@sheltonacademyschools.net

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

CONTACT US

Cristina Salinas
Director of Human Resources

Employment Application

Standards of Ethical Conduct Shelton Academy

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JOB OPPORTUNITIES AT SHELTON ACADEMY

Shelton Academy in Doral, Florida is seeking a full-time Upper School Teacher for the 2022-2023 school year. The Applicant must be a nurturing, creative, and dedicated professional with the ability to develop lessons that cultivate critical thinking skills, designing instructions to motivate and engage all learners, and the ability to develop thematic units. The Applicant must be a dynamic and innovative educator with the ability to develop lessons that cultivate critical thinking skills, designing instruction to motivate and engage all learners, and the ability to develop cross-curricular units. The candidate must be supportive and respectful of the mission and tenets of the Roman Catholic Church.

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Qualifications:

  • BS / BA Degree in Mathematics, Mathematics Education or related field
  • Florida Department of Education certification in grades 6-12 is preferred, temporary or professional.
  • Be supportive and respectful of the mission and tenets of the Roman Catholic Church; experience in the Roman Catholic environment preferred.
  • Flexible in assessing needs and strategies and adapt appropriately in a ministerial environment.
  • Able to collaborate in a professional learning community to develop, implement and continuously improve the effectiveness of the curriculum and instruction to result in high levels of student achievement.
  • Excellent classroom management skills.
  • Excellent presentation skills with skill in use of innovative instructional technologies.
  • Excellent oral and written English -language communication skills, including clear speaking voice.
  • Good spelling and grammar required.
  • Proficiency with interactive boards, MS Outlook, Word, and Excel, PowerPoint a plus.
  • Proficiency with Apple technologies such as Chromebook/iPad.
  • Professional demeanor.

To apply: Send resume with cover letter to: employment@sheltonacademyschools.net

Subject line must read as follows: Upper School Science Teacher – Shelton Academy

NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE

Shelton Academy in Doral, Florida is seeking a full-time Upper School Teacher for the 2022-2023 school year. The Applicant must be a nurturing, creative, and dedicated professional with the ability to develop lessons that cultivate critical thinking skills, designing instructions to motivate and engage all learners, and the ability to develop thematic units. The Applicant must be a dynamic and innovative educator with the ability to develop lessons that cultivate critical thinking skills, designing instruction to motivate and engage all learners, and the ability to develop cross-curricular units. The candidate must be supportive and respectful of the mission and tenets of the Roman Catholic Church.

READ MORE

Qualifications:

  • BS / BA Degree in Science Education, Science, or related field.
  • Florida Department of Education certification in grades 6-12 is preferred, temporary or professional.
  • Be supportive and respectful of the mission and tenets of the Roman Catholic Church; experience in the Roman Catholic environment preferred.
  • Flexible in assessing needs and strategies and adapt appropriately in a ministerial environment.
  • Able to collaborate in a professional learning community to develop, implement and continuously improve the effectiveness of the curriculum and instruction to result in high levels of student achievement.
  • Excellent classroom management skills.
  • Excellent presentation skills with skill in use of innovative instructional technologies.
  • Excellent oral and written English -language communication skills, including clear speaking voice.
  • Good spelling and grammar required.
  • Proficiency with interactive boards, MS Outlook, Word, and Excel, PowerPoint a plus.
  • Proficiency with Apple technologies such as Chromebook/iPad.
  • Professional demeanor.

To apply: Send resume with cover letter to: employment@sheltonacademyschools.net

Subject line must read as follows: Middle/ High School Science Teacher – Shelton Academy

NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE

Welcome!

Our mission at Shelton is for families and teachers to work together in the upbringing and formation of responsible adults, individuals that strive for attaining excellence whilst committing to serving others. At the same time our vision is focused around empowering future generations as they excel in life accompanied by a Catholic education. All in all, our hope is for our students to contribute positively to society with a spirit of innovation. Shelton Academy takes great pride in instilling human excellence, family values, and an unrelenting service to others.

Mentoring

We are proud to announce the roll out of the Mentoring Program at Shelton Academy. Our school is committed to offering a personalized and comprehensive education that enables students to unlock their fullest potential. Mentoring allows us to personalize our mission. It is the way we empower our students and the manner how we help them fulfill their individual needs. Our goal is to mold Shelton Academy students into responsible, happy, and loving individuals. Via one-on-one conversations our mentors encourage students to strive for academic excellence, to embrace service towards others, and to be able to use their personal qualities to innovatively change the world around them. Mentoring ensures that each mentee feels understood, cared for, and positively challenged. Via the help of an individually assigned Shelton faculty/staff member to act as their personal mentor. This trained faculty member works with the student to set realistic yet challenging goals that together they will be able to attain.

Spiritual Life

Education at Shelton Academy encompasses the use of the mind and soul. Religion is a required course at every grade level. The formation of our student’s Catholic identity is a priority and is ever present throughout every activity. Masses are offered on several occasions during the span of the school year as well as regular opportunities to access the Sacrament of Confession, faculty and parent supervised service projects, and various charitable outreach programs that benefit those most in need within our community. These programs and opportunities allow students to materialize their faith into practice. Note that the prayers and Catholic traditions that are practiced at Shelton Academy are in accordance with the liturgical calendar.

Welcome to Shelton Academy! We are an independent Catholic school in Doral and a truly unique place where education happens in a caring and joyful environment. Our mission: to prepare responsible adults who strive for human excellence and service to others drives our curricular and extracurricular efforts. Our curriculum, small class sizes, and outstanding faculty provide an environment that allows our students to excel while they attain their maximum potential. In order to achieve our goals, we work closely with parents who are the primary educators of their children. Additionally, we are committed to offering students the finest education possible within a Catholic environment that is faithful to the magisterium. Aside from the plethora of challenging core academic subjects, religion is ever present and is taught at every grade level. Holly Masses are offered on several occasions during the span of the school year as well as regular opportunities to access the Sacrament of Confession. At Shelton we strive to develop the intellectual, moral, physical, and spiritual well-being of each student. Tied to that is our Character Education and Mentoring Program. The Mentoring Program is the first of its kind in the Miami area. The program has a proven track record with various success stories stemming from schools in the United States and abroad. Shelton Academy’s mentoring seeks to assist parents in the overall education of their child. It helps them unlock their fullest potential in an academic setting and in their general character education. The heart and soul of any great school is in its faculty and we are proud to say that Shelton Academy teachers are the best! Our faculty and staff are dedicated to the craft of teaching, passionate about working with children and young adults, and committed to the idea that learning is truly a collaborative endeavor. I invite you to visit us and experience the warm environment in which we support and teach our students. I believe you too will see what a special place Shelton is!

Warmest regards,

Principal

Our Vision

To empower future generations with a Catholic education to excel, and contribute to society with a spirit of innovation.

Our Mission

Families and teachers working together to prepare responsible adults who strive for human excellence and service to others.

Our Values

Human excellence, family values, service to others.

Catholic Identity

Shelton Academy is a Catholic school. We ensure our students achieve high academic standards, while helping them develop a relationship with God. Through the plan of religious education, the school chapel, the mentoring program, and the celebration of Catholic traditions students at Shelton grow their faith and enrich their Catholic identity. Additionally, Holy Masses are offered on different occasions throughout the school year. Our students learn their faith and live it in an environment where prayer is part of daily life. They adapt to face the circumstances of life championed by the Catholic Doctrine.

A Fully-Accredited Institution

Shelton Academy is proud to be accredited by several prestigious agencies, both regionally and nationally. This includes the AdvancEd, the Association of Independent Schools of Florida, and theNational Council for Private School Accreditation.

Shelton Academy Board

Carlos E. Padula
President
Mail
Barbara Acosta
Head of School
Mail
Luis Dulzaides
Upper School Director
Mail
Sonia Fontirroche
Lower School Director, Fourth Grade
Mail
Monica Ponce
Early Years Director
Mail

Faculty-Staff

Claudia Aguillon
Administrative Assistant
Mail
Liliana Aguillon
Administrative Assistant
Mail
Maria Elizabeth Aguillon
Administrative Assistant
Email
Maria Valentina Aguillon
Accounting
Email
Sheyla Alvarez
Kindergarten
Email
David Anton
Mentoring Director
Mail
Maria Eugenia Añez
Accounting
Email
Maria Patricia Añez
PK-3
Email
Maricarmen Añez
PK-3
Email
Lizette Azar
PK-4
Mail
Vanessa Baffi
Kindergarten
Email
Maritza Ballarales
Admissions
Email
Julio Barela
Administrative Assistant
Mail
Eliana Bigai
IT
Email
Maia Blazevic
Student Activities/English
Email
Mariana Caballero
Modern Languages/Formation
Mail
Martha Calderon
PK-4
Email
Mercedes Cobian
Theology
Mail
Andreina Contreras
English/Science
Mail
Sara Cruz
Kindergarten
Email
Marisol Delgado
Registrar
Email
Genesis Diaz
Second Grade
Mail
Nancy Diaz
Theology/Formation
Email
Adriana Dulzaides
Social Science/English
Mail
Michele Durante
Theology/Formation
Email
Milagros Egaña
Kindergarten/Modern Languages
Mail
Ricardo Escalante
Mathematics
Email
Gabriella Ferr
Business Manager
Email
David Gelabert
Mathematics
Mail
Celina Genao
Accounting
Mail
Christian Gil
Assistant Registrar
Email
Angel Gomez
Maintenance
Mail
Julio Cesar Goncalves
Athletics Director
Email
Glorymar Gonzalez
Fifth Grade
Email
Matilde Gonzalez
MINDS
Email
Daniela Gutierrez
PK-3
Email
Rebeca Herrera
Marketing
Email
Andrea Hunsberg
ESL
Email
Rebeca Jimenez
First Grade
Email
Ingrid Kayser
PK-4
Email
Sofia Lavalle
Shelton Academy Education Foundation
Mail
Irene Loreto
Legal Advisor
Mail
Sebastian Marin
Maintenance
Email
Dianelys Martinez
First Grade
Email
Sofia Mena
Third Grade
Mail
America Mendigutia
Modern Languages/Social Science
Mail
Vanessa Mendoza
ESE Coordinator
Mail
Maria Miranda
Music
Mail
Alvaro Molina
Afterschool Coordinator
Mail
Maria Victoria Olavarrieta
Modern Languages
Email
Christian Orta
Social Science
Email
Antonio Padula
Theology
Email
Gisela Padula
Board Member/Formation
Email
Eloy Palma
Maintenance
Email
Mari Paris
Second Grade
Email
Yoalys Perez
Teacher Support
Email
Nestor Primera
Maintenance
Mail
Annelise Quetglas
Third Grade
Mail
Patricia Quintero
Fifth Grade
Email
Miriam Edit Ramis
Physical Education
Email
Jimena Reveron
Science
Mail
Marcelo Rodriguez
Modern Languages/Social Science
Mail
Maria Rodriguez
Fourth Grade
Mail
Cristina Salinas
Human Resources
Email
Lourdes Selma
Theology
Mail
Maria Sepulveda
Formation
Email
Andreina Solivan
Art
Email
Judith Stewart
Science
Mail
Maylen Velazquez
Discipline Coordinator
Email
Soraya Veracierta
PK-3
Mail
Carolina Villarroel
PK-3
Mail
Gabriela Willson
Shelton Academy Education Foundation
Email

Standards of Ethical Conduct Shelton Academy

You can see our standards by click here.

EMPLOYMENT

Thank you for your interest in employment at Shelton Academy. Each year we have openings for teaching, administrative and staff positions. These will be posted here as they become available.

Shelton Academy seeks faculty and staff who meet a high standard of professional and personal excellence in their work. We offer an opportunity to develop our students into leaders of tomorrow through spiritual formation, intellectual growth, service to others and building of community.

For employment inquiries please contact employment@sheltonacademyschools.net


CONTACT US

 

 

 

 

Cristina Salinas
Director of Human Resources

Employment Application

Standards of Ethical Conduct Shelton Academy

JOB OPPORTUNITIES AT SHELTON ACADEMY


We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.