Who We Are: Mom and Dad are Maria and Peter, with their twin girls, Rafaela (left) and Oriana (right). Rafaela and Oriana are first graders at Pine Street School.
Where We’re From: Egypt, Australia, and Venezuela
Where We Live: Upper West Side – because it feels like suburban Manhattan
How We Met: Dancing in Malaysia
Best Thing About Pine Street School: Their teachers understand that each of the twins learn differently and support them in a way that ensures that both of our girls are thriving.
Who We Are: Dad and Mom are Joe and Natalie, with their son, Augustus and their pup, Pepper. Augustus is a first grader at Pine Street School.
Where We Live: Financial District, right across the street from Pine Street School.
Favorite Family Activity: Having breakfast at Buvette then going to Ottomanelli’s to pick next week’s meats, where baby Augustus used to get weighed in the hanging scale.
Best Thing About Pine Street School: The community is really interesting and diverse because almost everyone has lived abroad. Makes it fun to hang out with both teachers and families.
Who We Are: Mom and Dad are Steve and Yoyo, with their daughters Fifilene (left) and Lila (right). Fifilene is in Kindergarten and Lila is in 3rd Grade at Pine Street School.
Where We Live: The Seaport
The Girls' Favorite Activity: We love playing together as sisters. -Fifilene
Best Thing About Pine Street School: Friday mornings when Lila gives a tour of her classroom work, followed by the school assembly where all students present and perform.