Mission Kidz Preschool

Mrs. Alma, Conductors Teacher 

Mrs. Suzette, Asst. Admin is happily married and has three beautiful girls. The Lord brought her to Mission Kidz Preschool in November 2011 as a parent and in February 2012 she became part of the staff. She has been serving and working with young children, since she was a young teenage girl. She received her Bachelors of Arts in Child Development and Family studies from California State University of Long Beach in 2003. Mrs. Suzette is a parent of a child who attends MKz. She wants her children to be in a Christ -centered environment, where they would be shown the love of God and taught to be Christ -like thinkers. She feels that laying a Christian foundation for children is a privilege and a great responsibility. She is honored to be serving alongside other educators that also love JESUS!

Ms. Ashley, Substitute Teacher is our Substitute Teacher here at Mission Kidz Preschool. She has always known she wanted to be a teacher. She started volunteering as a Sunday school teacher in middle school. She is excited to help children learn and see them grow. Her Love and passion for teaching is because of GOD! She is currently attending school at El Camino College continuing to work on her Associates in Early Childhood Education. Her goal is to one day open her own preschool.

Ms. Naomi, Little Tanks Teacher  


Ms. Karla, Little Cabooses Teacher/Mentor Teacher is happy that God has placed her at Mission Kidz Preschool. She is a mother of five and a grandmother of seven.  She has had many exciting adventures in her life, but two of the most rewarding were giving her heart to Jesus at Mission Eben-Ezer Family Church and attending Los Angeles Harbor College. She obtained her Associates Degree in Early Childhood Education and she graduated with honors 3.8 GPA in 1988. She is looking forward to helping children learn about academics and Jesus. 

 Ms. Rocky, Aide is happy to be here at Mission Kidz. She is a Member of Mission Eben-Ezer Family Church and a resident of Carson California. Prior to working at Mission Kidz, Ms. Rocky worked at TTM Electronics, where she was a Quality Control Inspector for 20 years. She is looking forward to helping our teachers teach your children about academics and about Jesus Christ. 

Mrs. Andrea Canales, Director


Hi! My name is Andrea Canales and I’m the Director of Mission Kidz Preschool. I grew up in Wilmington and Carson and have been a member of Mission Eben-Ezer Family Church since the age of 13. I also accepted Jesus as my Lord and Savior at the age of 13! I still live in the area with my husband and son and believe it’s a great place to live and work!



Meet The Staff

Mrs. Jessica Hernandez, Asst. Director


My name is Jessica Michelle Hernandez.  It is such an honor to serve as the Administrator for Mission Kidz Preschool. We have seen much growth from its birth in 2011 to what it is today.  With each day that comes I always look forward to see the creativity that comes from our teachers.


Ms. Lizette, Big Engines Teacher