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Bajaj, Sue

Fourth Grade

Bajaj, Sue

Fourth Grade

Appointed 1999

BA Psychology, Jesus and Mary College, New Delhi, India
MA Counseling, University of St. Louis, Missouri

Beach, Kaira

Preschool Team Teacher

Beach, Kaira

Preschool Team Teacher

Appointed 2016

Brooks, Joshua

Head of Middle School, A.P. Psychology, Study Skills

Brooks, Joshua

Head of Middle School, A.P. Psychology, Study Skills

Appointed 2016

B.A. Psychology, Arizona State University

M.Ed. Counseling, University of Phoenix, Arizona

Doctorate, Clinical Psychology, California Southern University (exp. 2018)

Buck, Kenton

MUS Science, Science Curriculum Coordinator

Buck, Kenton

MUS Science, Science Curriculum Coordinator

Appointed 2012

BS Biology with a minor in Leadership, Christopher Newport University
MS Biology, The College of William and Mary

Carr, Tonya

MUS English

Carr, Tonya

MUS English

Appointed 2008

BA English, Berry College
MA Journalism and Mass Communication, Grady College-University of Georgia
PhD Journalism and Mass Communication, Grady College-University of Georgia

Carter-Volsky, Julie

MS French, LS Art

Carter-Volsky, Julie

MS French, LS Art

BA in Modern Languages, McGill University, Quebec

Chaffins, Becky

PK Lead Teacher, Asst. Director of Preschool

Chaffins, Becky

PK Lead Teacher, Asst. Director of Preschool

Appointed 1998

Preschool Teacher Certificate, College of the Desert
Preschool Child Development Site Supervisor Certificate, College of the Desert

Clark, Jennifer ’92

Director of US Activities, MUS History, Yoga, No Bully Solution Coach, Social Studies Curriculum Coordinator

Clark, Jennifer ’92

Director of US Activities, MUS History, Yoga, No Bully Solution Coach, Social Studies Curriculum Coordinator

Appointed 2010

BA History, University of California, Santa Cruz
MA Social Studies Education, University of California, Santa Cruz
Masters certificate in Women's Studies, Northern Arizona University

Dean, Marsha

College Prep Language & Culture for International Students

Dean, Marsha

College Prep Language & Culture for International Students

Appointed 2015

Deshpande, Susan

First Grade, No Bully Solution Coach

Deshpande, Susan

First Grade, No Bully Solution Coach

Appointed 2004

BS Psychology, University of Victoria, British Columbia
BEd. Elementary Education, University of British Columbia

Ellis, Kristine

Learning Specialist, Gymnastics

Ellis, Kristine

Learning Specialist, Gymnastics

Appointed 2017

BS Physical Education, St. Cloud University

MEd Differentiated Learning, Concordia University

Farley, Susan

MUS Mathematics, Yearbook

Farley, Susan

MUS Mathematics, Yearbook

Appointed 1998

BA Liberal Studies, University of Pacific
MA Education, Chapman University

Gahnz, Craig

LS/MS/US Music and Musical Theater

Gahnz, Craig

LS/MS/US Music and Musical Theater

Appointed 2016

BA in Music and Musical Theater, Luther College

Gaines, Walter

Director of Technology

Gaines, Walter

Director of Technology

Appointed 2016

B.A. International Affairs and German, University of Colorado, Boulder

M.S. Interdisciplinary Telecommunications, University of Colorado, Boulder

Garza, Domita

Preschool Lead Teacher

Garza, Domita

Preschool Lead Teacher

Appointed 2014

AA in Child Development (in progress), College of the Desert

Child Development Certificate, State of California

Gilmour, Alastair

LS/MS/US Physical Education

Gilmour, Alastair

LS/MS/US Physical Education

Appointed 1987

Certificate of Education, University of Nottingham, England

Greenberg, Laurie

PK Lead Teacher

Greenberg, Laurie

PK Lead Teacher

Appointed 2015

BA Communications, University of the Pacific

Griffin, Chris

US English

Griffin, Chris

US English

Appointed 2011

BA English, University of California, Berkeley
MA English, University of California, Berkeley

Hansen, Raquel

Preschool Team Teacher

Hansen, Raquel

Preschool Team Teacher

Heimberger, Barbara

College Prep Essay Instructor

Heimberger, Barbara

College Prep Essay Instructor

Appointed 2012

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