Charles Zemanek


Charles Zemanek

Hello! My name is Charles Zemanek - but everyone just calls me Mr. Z! I have been with NISD for six years and am proud to serve in my current capacity as Director of Prekindergarten. NISD's early childhood education program is dedicated to laying a solid foundation for all our learners. As the first stage of your child's education, we promise to provide a loving, supportive, and enriched education experience that leaves your child beyond Kindergarten ready. Thank you for your trust in our team as we strive to prove that learning has no limits!

Please reach out to me if you have any questions. We want to support you as you take advantage of these critical first steps in your child's educational journey!


Early Childhood Coordinater

Lindsey Turner

Hi! My name is Lindsey Turner.  I have been with NISD for 15 years.  I have been a teacher, curriculum coach, assistant principal, and now Fredonia’s Early Childhood Coordinador.  I am excited to be a part of your child’s first year in NISD!  This year we will work on academics, problem-solving, self-regulation, life skills, and having fun!  Thank you for sharing your child with us! 

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School Counselor

Monica Simpson

Hello Parents and Guardians! My name is Monica Simpson, I am the School Counselor for Fredonia Early Childhood Center. This will be my seventh year as a School Counselor; I love my job and your sweet children! I am so excited to work with your child this year. I understand this may be your child's first time in school, and as a parent, I know that may cause a mixture of emotions and adjustments, however, I promise to support you and your child along the way! We will have an amazing school year with lots of social and emotional learning!  This school year will be filled with lots of fun and adventure!

Please feel free to contact me if you ever have any questions or concerns!