High School Student Support

Portrait of Maricela ZermeñoMaricela Zermeno, School Aide
Maricela Zermeño was born in Acapulco, Mexico and studied at high school in the city of Acapulco. She came to the U.S. to live in New York 22 years ago. Her work and experience have been around the kitchen with different types of food such as Italian, American, Latin, Mediterranean, Tex-Mex and authentic Mexican food. She was also an owner of a Restaurant and Deli-Grocery. She has 4 Children who are her most beautiful treasures in life.




Portrait of Erick VazquezErick Vazquez, Systems Analyst

Bio coming soon!





Portrait of Yennifer MurielYennifer Muriel,School Social Worker Yennifer joined the American Dream Charter School in 2017 and has experience working with adolescents in both academic and clinical settings. Born and raised Medellin, Colombia, Yennifer migrated to the United States at the age of 13 where she attended a dual language program and learned the English language. Yennifer received her B.A in Sociology with a minor in Theater from Queens College. Through volunteer work at New York Cares and KEEN New York, Yennifer discovered her passion was to help youth fulfill their true potential. After working for two years at a Transfer High School in Queens, Yennifer attended Stony Brook University in Long Island and obtained her Masters in Social Work with a focus on Mental Health. Yennifer strives to promote social justice and empower students to fulfill their dreams. On her free time, Yennifer loves to spend time with her daughter and explore performing art shows, meditation, and yoga.
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