Faculty & Staff

Mechelle Horning

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

Office Staff
Sophia Thomsen, Office Manager
Monica Cruz, Clerk
Mike (Ralph) Cinciripino, Plant Manager
Lisa Hall, Food Service Manager
Ms. Ixsa Reyes Salazar, Food Service
Sergio Magana, Custodian
Maribel Labrado, LVN
Taylor Chatman, Health Aide
Yard Supervisors: David Pickens, Jessica Clinkenbeard, Jennah Whitcaneck

Support Staff
Psychologist: Robyn Valerio
Resource/Intervention: Douglas Dopkins, Nola McCaleb, Page Drucker, KC Fong, Gretchen Dunbar, Rose Ramirez, Jamie McColl
Social Worker: Elisa Mejia
Speech: Katherine Delaney, Mae Arambel
Student Care Coordinator: Lynnette Weaver
Student Social Action Committee Leaders: Lynnette Weaver

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


Wed Jun 14 | 8th grade promotion
Wed Jun 14 | Early 12:20pm Dismissal Grades 7-8
Thu Jun 15 | Grades Closing Ceremony 8am
Thu Jun 15 | Early 12:20pm Dismissal Grades 1-8/Last day of school year


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


Students and staff must stay home if experiencing any of the following symptoms:

Fever or chills • Cough • Shortness of breath or difficulty breathing • Fatigue • Muscle or body aches • Headache • New loss of taste or smell • Sore throat • Congestion or runny nose • Diarrhea • Nausea or vomiting

Please follow the guidelines above in how to report an absence. Thank you for helping keep our school community healthy and safe.


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