The Charter School at Waterstone is a proud member of the
Charter School Associates' Family of Schools


About CSW

Meet Our Principal

Mrs. Barrios holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Elementary Education and a Master's Degree in Educational Leadership from St. Thomas University. She is certified by the State of Florida in Educational Leadership. Additionally, Mrs. Barrios has served as an elementary teacher and literacy coach in Broward County. As a teacher, she has established a track record of consistently raising student outcomes. During her tenure at CSW, Mrs. Barrios has developed and trained school staff for professional development in differentiated instruction, integration of technology, student engagement, implementing hands on science strategies, and ESE accommodations.



The mission of the Charter School at Waterstone, in partnership with students, family and community, is to provide a safe school environment that allows us to develop curious individuals who are active and engaged learners in an ever-changing world by challenging all students as they travel along their personalized pathway.


The Charter School at Waterstone is a Cognia accredited educational institution. Accreditation through Cognia indicates that rigorous and comprehensive curriculum with an emphasis on excellence in math and science has met rigorous, research- based standards of educational excellence to ensure the education program offered at The Charter School at Waterstone meets the needs of learners through proficiency in Leadership Capacity, Learning Capacity, and Resource Capacity. Using these standards, The Charter School at Waterstone targets areas in each domain for continuous improvement in creating student success.