2018-19 Staffing UpdatesTop of Page

Please welcome the following new staff members:
 
  • School Counselor
  • Director of Business Services

Staffing Update on April 23, 2018Top of Page

We are fully staffed for the 2018-19 school year. The only changes to our elementary school teacher staffing are as follows:

  • One more Kindergarten class, taught by Nessa Hessami
  • One less 1st grade class, two classes taught by Kathy McAdams and Jennifer Lighty
  • 2nd grade team will be Debbie Faleschini, Linette Griffith and Lindsay Pierce
  • Brian Myrtetus will be a full-time roving substitute

Middle School
The Middle School welcomes Amy Borges who will teach English and Social Studies. Amy comes to us from South San Francisco Unified School District where she has taught MS English for five years.

We also welcome Jonathon Schneider who will teach Social Studies. Jonathon is finishing his student teaching at Carlmont High School. He completed his first phase of student teaching at Crocker Middle School in Hillsborough. 

2017-18 Staffing UpdatesTop of Page

Please welcome the following new staff members:

  • Esther Kim — 4th grade. Esther comes to us from Woodland School in Portola Valley where she taught fourth grade briefly. Esther has spent the majority of her career teaching 2nd and 5th grade at an independent school in Philadelphia.
  • Lauren Baumgartner — 4th grade. Lauren comes to us from Woodland School in Portola Valley where she has been teaching 4th grade for numerous years.
  • Chelsea Card — 5th grade. Chelsea comes to us from the Ravenswood School District where she has been teaching math and science in grades 6th-8th for the last four years. In addition, Chelsea was a teacher on special assignment to support other teachers in their math and science instruction this past school year.
  • Leanne Otten — Middle School ELA Program. Leanne comes to us from Saratoga Union School District where she has been teaching English and Social Studies in the 6th and 8th grades for the last two years.
  • Alison Brunner — School Psychologist. Alison comes to us from Ravenswood School District where she has been a psychologist for two years.