Meet Our Staff

Essie Cherkin

Director of Professional Development

Essie Cherkin has led an esteemed career enhancing the life opportunities for children through the improvement of their academic instruction. Before joining the team at Trevose, she served in multiple administrative roles in the School District of Philadelphia and oversaw schools at the regional level. She holds a Master’s degree in Elementary Education and certifications as Superintendent, Principal, Curriculum and Instructional Supervision. Cherkin was a vital contributor to founding principles of Trevose Day School, crafting the elementary program that has gone on to enrich hundreds of young minds and spirits.

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