Meet the Staff

Shark (Baker) Room (Kindergarten to 5th Grade)

Lead Teacher

Ms. Taylor

My name is Taylor. I grew up right here in Bloomington-Normal. I have been with the Little Jewels family for nearly 7 years where I started out as the 3-year-old assistant teacher! In high school I was a peer tutor for the special education departments and I also would volunteer at Special Olympics every year! My hobbies are dance, playing softball and hanging out with my friends and family!


Assistant Teacher

Ms. Nichol

Hello! My name is Nichol, and I currently just moved to Bloomington-Normal. I'm a transferring Junior to Illinois State University majoring in Human Development and Family Sciences. I received an Assosciates Degree in Science from Illinois Valley Community COllege. I'm a dog lover! In my free time I like to chill with my dog. I LOVE Unicorns and the color blue! I enjoy working with children and excited to get to kow your families!




Assistant Teacher

Ms. Lindsy

Hello my name is Lindsy and I am currently a senior at ISU. I will graduate May 2019 with a major in Organizational and leadership Communication with a minor in Peace studies and conflict resolution. I have worked with children since I was 16 and have had leadership positions within school age programs in my hometown of Springfield,Il. I love working with children and can't wait to get to meet all the Little Jewels and their families. I love to make people happy and my favorite activity to do when not working on school work or here at little jewels is to shop and drink coffee!