"To have another language is to possess a second soul"


3697 Park Ave. Ellicott City MD 21043 - 410-750 6100


We invite you to work with our instructors to help students reach their monthly goals and enrich the language learning process.

We offer a variety of different resources per month to keep children practicing Spanish everyday.


Irene Jallo, Director of My Spanish Academy LLC was born in Peru, and received her BA in Early Childhood Education in Lima. She gained experience working per more than 7 years in Preschool and Elementary schools before moving to the USA. 
During the first years living in Maryland, she worked as a coordinator for The Judy Hoyer Center (Montgomery County) a community-based learning center for children, teaching literacy to young families and preparing children to get ready for school in their native language. In 2015, after 14 years serving the community she formerly opened My Spanish Academy LLC, a play-based Spanish Immersion program for children, created to expand children's language and cultural horizons. On October 2016 Miss Irene offered three different workshops for The Maryland State Family Child Care Association (MSFCCA) during their annual conference.

Miss Irene completed successfully the Child Care Administration training at Howard Community College on December 2016.

As a parent and educator she believes that expanding children minds with language skills will make a huge impact in our society and community on the future generations.

 our vision

  • Students will learn Spanish always smiling.

  • Students will use their creativity and curiosity to learn Spanish,

  • Students will succeed in a multicultural world with their Spanish skills 

We have created a happy, cheerful and safe environment with highly qualified instructors to engage your children in fun, age-appropriate learning activities and creative play.