The teachers and staff at HCAMS have a deep respect for children and the Montessori philosophy.  We are committed to providing the highest quality education to our students and encourage each child to discover their amazing and unique abilities. 

Regina Kiser

Head of School


Regina has been Head of School since 2015.  In addition to attending to the business and administrative aspects of the school, Regina supports the teaching staff in the classroom. Regina has a Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology/ Art Therapy from Albertus Magnus College and a Master’s Degree in Education/ Therapeutic Recreation from the University of Connecticut. Regina lives in Bolton with her husband, 2 children, dog and 6 chickens.


Contact Phone: (860)646-5727


Office hours: Monday-Friday 7:45-3:45


Pamela Pilver 

Head Teacher 


Pam has taught at HCAMS since 2012. She has been a Montessori educator since 1998. She received an AMI Montessori Certification from the Montessori Training Center of New England and also holds a Bachelor’s degree in Nutritional Science from the University of Connecticut. She lives in Ashford, is married and has three grown children. Classroom hours: Monday-Friday 7:45-3:45


Cailyn Freeman



Cailyn has been with HCAMS since 2014, but began teaching in the Montessori environment in 2005. Cailyn holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology from Westfield State College and received her American Montessori Society Primary Certification from the Montessori Teachers Institute in 2006. Cailyn resides in Vernon with her husband, 2 sons and their dog, Addie. Classroom hours: Monday-Friday 7:45-3:45


Sharon Wagner

Classroom Assistant 


Sharon has over twelve years of experience assisting and substituting in Montessori classrooms.  She started as the morning Assistant in our classroom in 2011 and we are happy to have her back for this school year.  Sharon lives in Manchester with her husband and son. Classroom hours: Monday-Thursday 8:15-12:30


Susan Monroe

Classroom Assistant/Aftercare Coordinator


Susan has been an integral member of the HCAMS team since 2015 in the role of the afternoon Classroom Assistant and Aftercare Coordinator. Classroom hours: Monday-Friday 11:30-5:30


Danielle Cubit

Aftercare Assistant


Danielle has been a member of the HCAMS team since 2015 in the role of AfterCare Assistant, providing fun activities for our AfterCare students. Classroom hours: Monday-Friday 3:15-5:30

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