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Our Staff

Middle school students have unique needs. As such, we have taken care to hire enthusiastic teachers and staff members who have the education and motivation to create a positive school experience for all of our learners. Our staff members understand the importance of communication between the school and home and the vital role this plays in student success; we are happy to e-mail or speak with you regarding any questions or concerns you have.

Administration
Michelle McPhetridge
Principal
Michael Beason
Vice Principal

 

Office Staff
 Mrs. Lisa Caraveo-Montez
Secretary
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Kim Merten
Counselor
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Gabriella Villalobos
Clerk
Breann Vejovda
Part Time Secretary
Amy Allen
School Nurse
 
Seventh & Eighth Grade
Sharla Ashburn
8th Grade Language Arts
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Mrs. Kerry Cardoza
7th Grade Math
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Joe Costa, Jr.
7th/8th Grade Social Studies
     
Tamara Dye
7th/8th Grade Physical Education
Paul Ferreira
7th/8th Grade Art Teacher
Joyce Gaulden
8th Grade Language Arts
     
Tammy Giuliani
7th/8th Grade Science
Bethany Glazebrook
7th/8th Grade Social Studies
Melissa Gonzalez
7th Grade Language Arts
     
Amy Grimmer
7th/8th Grade Social Studies
Mr. Brandon Hanke
7th/8th Grade Social Studies
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Tanya Lantrip
8th Grade Math
     
Patricia McKinzie
7th Grade Language Arts
Frances Mikasa
7th Grade Science
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Mr. Don Pedersen
8th Grade Math
     
Mrs. Danielle Perryman
7th Grade Math Teacher
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Roque Serpa
8th Grade Science
 Ray Soto
7th/8th Grade Physical Education
 
Support Staff
Jacquelyn Buckner
Vocal Music Teacher

Occupational Therapist
Linda Dieleman
Newcomer Teacher
     
Nick Galvan
Music
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Speech Therapist
     
Julie Reed
RTI/Programs
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Shanda Vaccaro
School Psychologist
Brittney Gilbert
Special Ed/SDC
     
Andrea Azevedo
Special Ed/RSP