Director of Student Support, Paul Habans Charter School
Joined the Team in 2018

Sherie Garza is the Director of Student Support at Paul Habans Charter School with over 20 years of experience as an educator. In her current role, Sherie oversees the evaluation process, Response to Intervention implementation, and Special Education services for students who benefit from individualized academic and behavioral support in grades pre-kindergarten through eight. Prior to joining Habans, Sherie taught first through fourth grade in both California and Texas, where she worked as team lead and received a Teacher of the Year award. Since returning home to New Orleans, she has gained experience as a Curriculum Manager and PreK-2 Director of Curriculum and Instruction, allowing her to continue her pursuit in creating equal opportunity for all students.

Sherie graduated from Riverdale High School in Jefferson Parish and Southwestern University in Waxahachie, Texas. She currently holds a Louisiana teaching certificate and an ESL teaching certification.