About Vital Link

Since 1964, The Vital Link Learning Center has been the place where bright futures begin. Our programs are designed to give a unique education by promoting good character development, excellent academic enrichment, positive leadership skills, learning through play and balanced nutritious meals.


Our Team

Wanda Lyons-Boone

Mrs. Wanda Lyons-Boone is an enthusiastic, warm and caring educator and administrator of Vital Link Learning Center and Private School. Mrs. Boone earned her Bachelor of Science Degree in Health and Physical Education from Saint Augustine’s College and an Associate Applied Science Degree in Early Childhood from Wake Technical Community College. She has served as Director and Lead Teacher at The Vital Link for over twenty-five years.

Faatimah Shabazz

Faatimah Shabazz began as a Vital Link student from 4 years old until 7th grade. A graduate From Fayetteville State University with a Bachelor Degree in Sociology, she teaches the level 2 class. She loves helping her young students express their emotions and teaching them that “words have power.”

Anjail Muhammad

Anjail Muhammad teaches the level 3 class and is a 3rd generation family member employee and alumni of the school. She believes in using the strengths and gifts of students to help them learn and improve their challenging areas. She is passionate and invested in building the foundation of learning for preschoolers.