Wendy Oppenheimer

West Class Co-Head Teacher
Wendy has been an early childhood teacher for twenty five years now.”Working with children is my passion."


Wendy graduated from Queens College and went on to receive her Masters in Education from from Long Island University. At first, Wendy worked with two-three year old children. She later went on to teach fours and fives. Wendy has previously enjoyed working at Epiphany Community Nursery School as well as Temple Shaaray Tefila Nursery School on the Upper East Side. Her past experiences also include teaching and directing Parenting programs at the 92nd Street Y. Her Latest projects involved creating an afterschool book club program for children ages three-five. Her belief that exposure to books and being read to at an early age is the first step towards a love of learning.
Wendy lives in Oradell, N. J. with her husband Mark. She has two grown children, Helene and Faye as well as two small grandchildren, Lila and Avi.