Faculty & Staff

Principal
Mechelle Horning
mechelle-horning@scusd.edu

Teachers
AM TK/Kindergarten: Margaret Gillespie, Alicia Teasley
AM TK/Kindergarten: Stephanie Turpin, Jessica Klinkenbeard
PM TK/Kindergarten: Peggy Green, Tricia Stirling
Grade One: Bryon Soules, Carrissah Calvin
Grade One: Rheanon Sarlis, Carrissah Calvin
Grade Two: Christine Olmsted, Lynda Haenggi
Grade Two: Abigayle Ferrer de Morais
Grade Three: Felipe Ferraz
Grade Three: Holly Pichinino
Grade Four: Gretchen Dunbar
Grade Four: Sylvia Rodriguez
Grade Five: Susan Balladares
Grade Five: Chandra Vander Klay
Grade Six: Nathaniel (Enny) Melman
Grade Six: Amy Lincoln
Grade Seven: Jennifer Snyder
Grade Seven: Karen Roos
Grade Eight: Rochelle Reed, Nelly Ostenpenko
Grade Eight: Karen Hall-Sandlund

Office Staff
Sophia Thomsen, Office Manager
Monica Cruz, Clerk
Mike (Ralph) Cinciripino, Plant Manager
Lisa Hall, Food Service Manager
Ixsa Reyes Salazar, Food Service
John Ruiz, Custodian
Maribel Labrado, LVN
David Pickens, Desiree Stroble, Outdoor Supervisors

Support Staff
Psychologist: Venus Kazi
Resource/Intervention: Douglas Dopkins, Nola McCaleb, Page Drucker, KC Fong, Rose Ramirez
Social Worker: Lara Roach
Speech: Katherine Delaney, Mae Arambel
Student Care Coordinator: Lynnette Weaver
Student Social Action Committee Leader: Lynnette Weaver

Registered Behavior Technician: Yvonne Telles + service dog, Espresso 

Specialty Staff
Handwork: Jamie McColl
PE/Movement: Vicky Schroeder
Strings Program: Elizabeth Hernandez

CALENDAR REMINDERS

Fri Apr 5 | 7th & 8th grades- 12:20pm dismissal
Fri Apr 12 | Coffee Connect, 7:30-8:30am - benches near 13th & Norfolk
Sun Apr 21 | Crafts & Conversation, 2-5pm - Crochet with Jordan
Sat May 11 | Earth & Vine, 6-11pm, at Futures Explored (2533 R Street, Ste 120) Buy tickets here


ATTENDANCE REPORTING

Email: alicebirneyattendance@gmail.com or call: 916-395-4510, press 1
Please include the following information when reporting an absence:

  • Parent’s name
  • Child’s full name
  • Teacher’s name
  • Date(s) of absence
  • Reason for absence

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