• Ashlyn Gentry

    Kindergarten Teacher


  • Debbie Pleasant

    Bilingual Kindergarten Teacher


    B.S. in Elementary Education (McMurry University)
    M.ED in Advanced Literacy (Concordia University)

    Texas Educator Certification:
    Elementary Education 1st-8th
    Kindergarten Endorsement
    ESL Endorsement

    Ms. Pleasant currently serves as Kindergarten teacher. She brings with her a passion for teaching young children how to read and making learning fun! Prior to joining the LAE staff in 2016 as a kindergarten teacher, Ms. Pleasant worked in the Dallas ISD for 23 years as a pre-k and kindergarten teacher. Ms. Pleasant received her M.ED in Advanced Literacy from Concordia University in 2013. Her experience in education spans from pre-k through second grade.

    Ms. Pleasant has a beagle named Penny. In her free time, she enjoys taking Penny for long walks and spending time with friends and family. She also has five nephews and a niece, all of whom live in Austin and Charlotte, North Carolina.

  • Magaly Hernandez

    Bilingual Kindergarten Teacher


    B.S. in Psychology from Dallas Baptist University
    Teacher Certification through Dallas A.C.T.

    Texas Educator Certification:
    General Education EC-6
    Bilingual Education EC-6

    Magaly Hernandez currently serves as a bilingual kindergarten teacher. This is her second year with LAE as a kindergarten teacher. Her primary responsibilities include teaching the core subjects: reading, math, science, social studies and writing. She brings her experience of working with K-4 students as a computer teacher. She also has experience as a school receptionist and worked in banking for over 10 years. Prior to joining the LAE staff in 2017 as a kindergarten teacher, Magaly Hernandez worked for Life School for two school years.

    Magaly Hernandez has three boys of her own and is happily married.

  • Irene Hernandez

    Kindergarten Teacher


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