Ms. Joei Kataura
1st Grade

Ms. Joei Kataura is one of our first grade teachers. She received her Bachelor’s Degree from Northern Arizona University and her Master's in Elementary Education from Grand Canyon University.  For the last three years Ms. Joei has been teaching first through third grade at the Montessori School of Flagstaff. 

Ms. Joei is passionate about working with children and teaching. She is also passionate about her martial arts training in TaeKwonDo. She is still actively training for her 2 Dan in black belts.


Ms. Joei is an instructor for teen and adult classes at her studio. Her biggest accomplishment is skydiving because she had a fear of heights.