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Ms. Farwa Datoo

Assalaum Alaikum, I am Farwa Datoo and I will be the Islamic Studies teacher starting January 2022 inshAllah. I have done my Bachelors in Psychology and am currently pursuing my Masters in Psychology with concentration in Behavior Analysis and Therapy. I have always loved working with young minds and therefore, I am currently working as […]


Ms. Melanie Mendez

Salaam, my name is Melanie Mendez. I am the 3rd grade teacher for the 2022-23 school year! I am so excited to be working with your wonderful 3rd grader! This is my 3rd year at Hadi School. I attended Northern Illinois University where I received my Bachelors of Science in Elementary Education and my English […]


Ms. Mattie Reese

Salaam! My name is Mattie Reese and I am the new Humanities teacher for grades four through eight. It is my pleasure to work with your learners this school year! I graduated with my Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice with a minor in Gender Studies. I also have a TEFL certification from Oxford Seminars […]


Ms. Farheen Naqvi

Salaam all! I’m Farheen and I teach kindergarten. I did my bachelors in Behavioral Neuroscience at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, where I was very involved in activist organizations. I’m actively dedicated to changing the world for the better. I’m obsessed with the human brain and the biological mechanisms that make us act in […]


Uzma Faisal Bawani

Salam! My name is Uzma Faisal. I am a Preschool  Lead Teacher. This is my 6th year of teaching career though I have been associated with Hadi School of Excellence for the past 3 years. I have earned my Master’s degree in IR from University of Karachi. I am also a Montessori trained teacher from […]


Beenish Syed

Salam! My name is Ms. Beenish Syed. I am going to work as a preschool assistant this year. I earned my bachelor’s degree in Home Economics from Karachi, Pakistan. I have been working in Montessori schools for the past 15 years in the US.. This is my first year teaching at Hadi School and I […]


Rehana Irfan

Dear Parents and Guardians of Hadi School Students, Salam to all! My name is Rehana Ali, and I am excited to join Hadi School as a Math teacher. I Have done my Masters and have been associated with teaching for more than 15 years. I have worked as a substitute teacher at Hadi school and […]


Janice West

As salaamu alaikum; My name is Janice West and this is my 11th year in Islamic Schools.  I have many academic passions and Allah has blessed me to develop my passion for learning in this life as an educator in our Muslim Community.  I hold a Bachelor’s degree from the School of Anthropology from Wichita […]


Ms. Meena Ali

About me; I am a Montessori Certified teacher for elementary aged children. I have attained my Bachelor’s Degree in human development from NY State University. I have over fifteen years of Teaching experience with kids I have taught in both Traditional and Montessori classroom setting. I integrate technology in my lessons using Web based on-line […]