Jasmine Kareem

Jasmine Kareem

Lead Teacher, Preschool Enrichment

Teacher at GPS since 2017

16 Years of Teaching Experience

Mrs. Kareem was born and educated in India and moved to the United States in 2001. She has been living in Virginia since 2007 with her lovable husband and two children. Mrs. Kareem feels very fortunate to work with children in early childhood and enjoys working with the extraordinary staff and amazing young children and families in our Golden Pond School community. She has always admired young minds and their curiosity.  In her free time she enjoys traveling with her family, writing poems in her mother tongue – Tamil, and especially loves creating artwork and DIY crafts.

“I believe that it’s my responsibility to nurture children in the best way possible so that they can become confident, individual, learners who make the right choices.”


  • Major: Mathematics
  • Concentration: Mathematics
  • Bharathidasan University, Trichy-TN, India

Volunteer Work

  • EquallyAble Foundation: empowering people with disabilities, since 2010
  • Green and Beyond: community Service for the underprivileged, since 2021
  • Outstanding Seva Award: Green and Beyond, since 2022
  • Loudon County Officers of Election: Assistant Chief Officer, since 2016