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Certified Classroom Staff

  • SAI, Sarah Gilbert, Room 12, x4212
  • SAI, Kaitlin Willingham, Room 7, x4207
  • SAI, Lorena Yandoc, Room 7, x4207

Certificated Support Staff

  • Academic & Behavior Support, Joann Geary Rooms 12A & 17, x4295
  • Instruction and Data Support Teacher, Kimberly Stearns, Room 9, x4209
  • School Psychologist, Kerena Gonzales, Room 17A, x4247
  • Speech-Language Pathologist, Brittany Turkins, Room 18, x4218
  • School Social Worker, Joanna Kientz, Room 8A, x4294

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Why You'll Love Avondale

  • Nestled in a Tranquil Spring Valley Neighborhood
  • A True Community School
  • Third Generation Avondale Tigers whose Parents, Grandparents, and Extended Family have Attended
  • Known for its Caring and Highly Experienced Staff
  • Learning is Enhanced by Long-Standing Regional Partnerships (i.e. UCSD, San Diego Youth Services) that Bring Extra Tutoring, Art Programs and More
  • After-School Enrichment Programs are Offered Throughout the Year

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