Lyna Heaton

Master Teacher in Kindergarten-2nd Grade

B.A., Elementary Education, University of North Florida

Lyna graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in Elementary Education from the University of North Florida and has thirteen years of classroom experience. She fine-tuned the craft of teaching by devoting eleven years inside the first-grade classroom. She currently serves as the Dean of Academics at St. Johns Classical Academy and is a literacy trainer and master teacher for the Hillsdale K-12 Education Office.

What is the most inspiring part of your job?
"The most inspiring part of my job is being able to be part of the teachers’ growth in their craft. Seeing them shine and have a beautiful lesson brings me much joy. I, in return, learn so much from them."