Mrs. Anna Boodoo
Early Childhood Campus
Assistant Head of Lower School - Early Childhood
M.Ed., Leadership, University of South Florida
B.S., Elementary Education, University of New Brunswick
Employed Since 2007
Anna Boodoo joined our CDS family in 2007 at the early childhood campus. Anna has a very diverse background in her educational experience and has held several roles during her tenure at the early childhood campus including lead teacher for prekindergarten 4, kindergarten teacher, and PYP Lead teacher. In 2017, Anna was named the Assistant Head for the Lower School - Early Childhood. Prior to CDS, Anna worked at two other schools, including one that utilized the IB program. Anna’s positions included elementary teacher for kindergarten and second grade as well as a specialist science teacher for grades prekindergarten through fifth grade.
Anna is committed to growing and leading a team who is invested in the best interests of students by providing appropriate and effective learning experiences for each child. Anna holds a Bachelor of Education from the University of New Brunswick and a Master’s in Educational Leadership and Administration from the University of South Florida. Anna is certified as a Florida Early Childhood Director and a Florida Educational Leader by the Florida Department of Education. Anna’s growth in her education encouraged leadership and collaboration with her team to conduct research and implement new programs and strategies that enhance student learning at CDS.
Anna continues to collaborate with professors at the University of South Florida to provide mentorship for graduate students from private and public schools with emphasis on the Florida Leadership Principles and using student data to develop methodologies that improve school programs and implement change.
Anna is very passionate about assisting the individual child to develop a love of learning and a love for their neighbor. She avidly believes in the Carrollwood Day School philosophy and mission to provide a strong, holistic education with good character and values to help students achieve success in all facets of their lives.
- Anna Boodoo
- Lower School