Teachers & Staff

Calabasas teachers and staff put their education as well as their hearts into their duties, day in and day out. Working collaboratively with each other and Calabasas families, they create an atmosphere in which every student learns and thrives every day.

Please meet these amazing men and women:

I am a Teacher quote

Office Staff



Bethany Patterson
Principal
Sam Granillo
Assistant Principal
Jon Chavez
Assistant to the Principal
Elsa Zepeda
School Secretary
Alejandra Padilla
Front Office Clerk
Julie Ballard
Instructional Coach 6–8
Deanna Bazzanella
Instructional Coach K–5
Kylie Borden
Media Specialist
Lydia Campos
SEI Compliance Tech
Jarod Cordum
PT/OT
Susan Fanning
Preschool/Attendance Clerk
Diane Klein
Counselor
Sheriff Rafael Lopez
SRO
Martha Montenegro
Health Aide
Kim Muñoz
PT/OT
Sam Smith
Speech Therapist
Irma Velez
Parent Liaison
Marcy Zuñiga
Nurse

Teachers



Preschool

Aydee Balderrama
Paraprofessional
Gloria Delgadillo
Lead Paraprofessional
Martha Fuentes
Paraprofessional
Lourdes Garcia
Paraprofessional
Eva Luz Lopez
Paraprofessional
Lizzy Menefee
Preschool Coordinator
Juliana Puig
Lead
Yulianna Puig
Lead Paraprofessional
Melissa Rascon
Paraprofessional
Adriana Reyes
Paraprofessional
Azucena Ruiz
Paraprofessional
Lizzy Stoller
Sp. Preschool Teacher
Jeneen Treto
Lead Paraprofessional


Kindergarten Teachers

Tamra Bartelt
Teacher
Guadalupe Flores
Teacher
Christina Kane
Teacher
Stephanie Romanik
Teacher


1st Grade Teachers

Hyacinth Benignoo
Teacher
Yolanda Fuentes
Teacher
Ines Headly
Teacher
Luz Oros
Teacher


2nd Grade Teachers

Nereida Borrego
Teacher
Yuri Carrillo
Teacher
Edith Fajardo
Teacher
Romero Imelda
Teacher
Elisa Jackson
Teacher

3rd Grade Teachers

Jennifer Anderson
Teacher
Laura Corral
Teacher
Karen Martinez
Teacher
Josie Nuño
Teacher


4th Grade Teachers

Anabel Aguilar
Teacher
Michelle Cota
Teacher
Gigi Gonzales
Teacher
Nely Martinez
Teacher


5th Grade Teachers

Alejandra Garcia
Teacher
Melissa Jauregui
Teacher
Laura Ramos
Teacher
Danika Teyechea
Teacher


6th Grade Teachers

Renee Favela-Ramos
Language Arts
Stan Gillman
Math
Jordan McGhee-Miller
Science
Lorena Tanori
Social Studies


7th Grade Teachers

TBD
Social Studies
Anabelle Cerezo
Science
Jani George
Math
Claudia Tolan
Language Arts


8th Grade Teachers

Clarissa Fuentes
6th–8th ELL
Elizabeth Kumangai
Social Studies
Karla Ramirez
Math
Oscar Villaseñor
Science
Sarah Wright
Language Arts

Elective Teachers

Luz Andrade
Art (K-5)
Elizabeth Bond
Science (K-5)
Tiffany Brookman
Health
Joseph Buttler
Physical Education (6-8)
Marie Cassidy
Gifted Program
Claudia Guevara
Technology
Joseph Buttler
Physical Education (6-8)
Marie Cassidy
Gifted Program
Claudia Guevara
Technology
Elisabeth Hughes
Art (6-8)
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Band (5)
Amanda Maken
Computers (6-8)
Rosario Moreno
Library Tech (6-8)
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Maritza Riesgo
Library Tech (K-5)
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Laura Roth
Band (6-8)
Meliza Silva
Physical Education (K-5)
Claudia Tolano
ELL Teacher

Special Education

Shweta Dubey
Teacher
Sherly Kandikatla
Teacher
Silvia Valenzuela
Teacher
Maria Guayante
Teacher
David Jordan
Teacher

Support Staff - Special Education Aides

Lizzette Ayon Ana Castro Isabel Fimbres
Maria Hernandez Gigi Kamalo Bridget Nadeoson
Sandra Ozorio Virginia Pierson Rosa Rico
Maria Tintos Maria Torres Dolores Valdez
Blanca Watson

Support Staff

Marcia Aguirre
Reading Tech
Yoly Martinez
Intervention Aide
Sylvia Montañez
Intervention Aide
Donna Pacheco
Intervention Aide
Mayra Del Corro
Intervention Aide
Lira George
Tech Support
Christina Granillo
Intervention Aide
Rachel Kingsford
Intervention Aide
Steve Saint-Coeur
Tech Support
Lourdes Vasquez
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