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Mrs. Michelle Hernandez

Felix Varela Director Ext. 2404
Mrs. Michelle Hernandez started working for the Archdiocese of Miami 9 years ago as a teacher and Program Director of the Felix Varela Educational Program at St. Brendan Elementary School. Prior to this, Mrs. Hernandez worked for Miami Dade County Public Schools. Throughout her career, she completed a Master’s Degree from the University of Miami specializing in Reading and Learning Disabilities, and received her Autism Specialist certification from IBCCES. Mrs. Hernandez is the mother of two children whom one of them currently attends St. Brendan Elementary School since Pre-k and the other attends St. Brendan High. As a product of Catholic Education herself, she believes that Catholic schools help build solid foundations for students and help them develop emotionally, morally, spiritually and academically.