Paraprofessional Teachers

Ruth Wilson Kindergarten - English Parapro Email Ms. Wilson is a Georgia certified paraprofessional. She has been on board with YHALE since 2021. Ms. Wilson will continue to further her schooling with a focus on music education. As a Florida native, Ms. Wilson enjoys...

Fifth Grade Teachers

Jennifer Hudson 5th Gr - English & Math Coordinator Email Mrs. Hudson holds her Bachelors in Education from Valdosta State University and her Masters in Education from Georgia State University, where she graduated Magna Cum Laude. She has 26 years of teaching...

Fourth Grade Teachers

Youngsim Jeon 3rd/4th Gr - Korean & Language Coordinator Email Ms. Jeon earned a master’s degree in Education Administration in Korea. She studied chemical engineering, environment and health, and Korean at university and has three bachelor’s degrees. After...

Third Grade Teachers

Laura DiGioia 3rd Gr - English & ESOL Email Ms. DiGioia earned her Master’s of Education (M.Ed.) in Literacy Education from Georgia State University with an endorsement in ESOL and Reading. She earned her Bachelor’s degree in English Education with...

Administrative Staff

Dr. Je Yeong Yu Principal Email Dr. Yu holds her Bachelor of Science in Elementary Education with an endorsement in Special Education, a Master of Arts in Curriculum and Instruction, and a Doctor of Education in Ethical Leadership. With twenty-five years of...
Faculty & Staff

Faculty & Staff

Teachers and administrators at Yi Hwang Academy are passionate about education. See the links below, to learn about their educational background and life experience. Administrative Staff Teaching Faculty: Kindergarten     1st Grade      2nd Grade     3rd Grade 4th...