Jeanier Howard was born on the island of Antigua in the West indies. She migrated to the Island of St. Croix, USVI. in her teen years. She attended Oakwood College, transferred to University of Cincinnati, where earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Science( BS), and a Masters in Special Education from the the University (MEd). She has two adult children who reside here in Cincinnati, Ohio.. Jeanier has a passion for christian education, especially at the foundation level. She believes that education is empowerment and all children deserve an opportunity to received that solid foundation. Jeanier has over fifteen years of experience in the classroom as a multi-grade teacher for grades K-8. She has served as head teacher, and fourteen years as Principal/Administrator . She has worked for East Caribbean Conference, Allegheny west Conference, Fletcher Academy/ in the capacity as Principal for Captain Gilmer Christian School, grades K-8 for nine years. Ms. Howard has returned to the Ohio Conference to take the position as Principal at Clifton Christian Academy. Ms. Howard is passionate about Christian Education and strongly believes that this is God's calling for her life's work.
Mrs. Edward's Bio
Mrs. Edwards has been our kindergarten and first grade teacher for the past eight years. She graduated from Union Institute & University with a BA in Early Childhood Studies in 2007 and is passionate about teaching. Her family is extremely supportive and both her children have attended Clifton Christian Academy. One of her many strengths is the ability to translate lesson plans into fun and memorable learning experiences. Identifying student needs and collaborating with support staff is also a priority for her. She believes in quickly and accurately addressing students’ needs whether it relates to an advanced child, or a student needing enrichment. She attributes her success to Clifton Christian Academy’s shared belief that smaller class sizes and individualization is key to teaching 21st century learners.
Mrs. Yang Sun-Carbajal is our new 2nd and 3rd grade teacher at CCA. She is a highly-driven and dedicated educator with over 10 years of teaching ex-perience as a certified elementary teacher. She speaks multiple languages (English, Chinese, Korean, and Tagalog) and has taught in different coun-tries. She is married to Mr. Benjamin Sun-Carbajal who will serve as the new 6th, 7th, and 8th grade teacher at CCA.
Ms. Vicky Coleman is our new 4th and 5th grade teacher at CCA. She is a long-term resident of the Cincinnati area. Her educational background in psychology and special education will give her insight into how to best reach our CCA students at their level and optimize their learning experiences.
Mr. Benjamin Sun-Carbajal is our new 6th, 7th, and 8th grade teacher at CCA. He has 4 years of experience teaching in multigrade classrooms. He integrates technology into his classroom and looks forward to starting a robotics class at CCA. He looks forward to attending the Ohio Conference Robotics League in March 2022 with his students. Mr. Sun-Carbajal is married to Mrs. Yang Sun-Carbajal who will serve as the new 2nd and 3rd grade teacher at CCA.