Our Faculty and Staff

Our Teachers and Staff are professional, dedicated individuals who work tirelessly to provide a holistic environment where a student’s mind, body, and spirit are nourished and cared for daily.  We see each student as a unique child of God.

Administrators and Staff

Rev. Paul Gawlowski, OFM. Conv, Pastor

Rev. Carlos Morales, Associate

Dr. April Beuder, Principal

Mrs. Kathe Barnes, Vice Principal

Ms. Gina Valencia, Interim Preschool Director

Mrs. Alejandra Chavola, Administrative Assistant

Ms. Stephanie Criona, Campus Youth Minister

Mrs. Naima Elfarissi, ECP Director, TK-4 Science and Support


Mrs. Tessa George, Educational Support

Mr. Martin Lomeli, Gr3-7 Spanish Teacher

Mrs. Victoria Freiler, Art Teacher

Mrs. Katie Light, Bookkeeper

Mrs Diane Petroni, TK-1


Mrs. Marina Estrada, Kindergarten

Ms Tara Kostan, First Grade

Ms. Jolene Blee, Second Grade

Mrs. Raquel Martinez, Third Grade

Mrs. Donna Betts, Fourth Grade

Ms. Glenna Finton, Fifth Grade

Mrs. Elaine Shawcross, Jr. High STEM

Mr Alejandro Santander, 7th Religion/Homeroom, 5th Math, Jr. High Math, 8th Algebra

Mr. Jack Moore, Eighth Grade Homeroom, Seventh Grade ELA

Mr. Jimi Hazen, 6th Religion/Homeroom, JH Music, 5th-7th Grade Social Studies

Mrs. Becky Blee, Kindergarten Aide

Ms. Daniela Gonzalez, 1st Grade Aide

Mr. Jesús Hernandez, TK-2 Spanish Teacher

Mr. Addison Evans, P.E. Coach and Athletic Director

Preschool Educators

Ms. Gina Valencia, Pre-K Teacher

Ms. Roxana Guardado, Sunshine Teacher

Ms. Mercedes Newby, Pre-K Teacher

Ms. Ceceilia Medrano, Sunshine Teacher

Mrs. Lydia Vera, Sunshine Teacher