Creative Arts for Children
A Preschool in Magnolia Village

Staff

POLLY CRITCHLOW

Polly, director and teacher, joined Creative Arts Preschool in 1978. She graduated from the University of Washington with a degree in Anthropology and a Certificate in Elementary Education. Recently, she obtained a Post-Graduate Certificate in Parent Coaching from the Parent Coaching Institute (PCI). She is the mother of two grown children and resides with her husband in Magnolia.

BONNIE BERG

Bonnie has taught at Creative Arts Preschool since 1994. She graduated from the University of Washington with a Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology and a Certificate in Elementary Education. Bonnie formerly taught kindergarten through third grades at Blessed Sacrament and Shine Bright Schools. She is active in the Magnolia community where she resides with her husband and three children.

JENNIFER KARSHNA

Jennifer joined Creative Arts Preschool in 1997. She has a Master’s Degree in Education with an emphasis in Early Childhood Education from Antioch University. Jennifer has twenty-five years of experience working with children, birth through 12 years. She provides on-site consultation at 7 childcare sites in Seattle, teaches classes at Edmonds, North Seattle, and Tacoma Community Colleges, and is active in the local chapter of the National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC).