Director of Content and Curriculum


Joy Thompson has been in the education sector for almost 20 years. Preceding her role of Director of Curriculum and Instruction, she served as the math teacher for second, third and fifth grade. In 2016-17,  Joy became one of our fifth grade classroom teachers, a grade for which she had 7 years experience. Prior to joining CAACS, she taught elementary grades with the NYCDOE and at a private school. Joy earned a Bachelor’s degree in Management Information Systems from Pace University and Master’s degree in Childhood Education from Brooklyn College. She is currently pursuing her Masters in Educational Leadership at The College of Saint Rose.