Karyl Mpontsikaris

After School Center Assistant Teacher


Karyl began teaching at Morningside in 1986. She brings a tremendous amount of experience as well as a love of dance which she enjoys sharing with the children.

A native of New Bedford, MA she attended The Boston Conservatory of Music before coming to NYC in 1973 and has two grown children who both went to Morningside. Until 2006 she also worked at Pointes West teaching creative movement and pre ballet. After leaving she decided to pursue her Montessori studies and received her diploma from The North American Montessori Center in June 2008. She has previously worked in the South and Explorers Classroom, in The West-PM Class and the Office.