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Staff Directory

Contact Us:

School Email: vistaacademyes@vistausd.org
Staff Email: FirstNameLastName@vistausd.org
Phone: (760) 941-0880
Fax: (760) 941-0881
Attendance Hotline: (760) 941-0880, Dial 2
Address: 600 N. Santa Fe, Vista, CA 92083
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Teachers

Kindergarten

Kelly Arnold
Jolene Vadillo
Stephanie DeBone
Nava Towfigh
Kimberly Dewrance
 

First Grade

Olivia Montgomory
Rebecca Greim
Sherry Bender
Sarah Spinks
Ashlee Granja
 

Second Grade

Kathleen Buscemi
Hector DeLeon
Jose Luis Maldonado
Kaitlyn Jaynes
Genesea Thomas
 

Third Grade

Ursula Schweikart
Tiffany Hinostro
Atalya Aviv
Danielle Acosta
Michelle Arbelaez
 

Fourth Grade

Adriana Nunez
Kathryn Esquibel
Joel Hoden
Tekoa Chilcote
 

Fifth Grade

Christopher Chien
Marla Minsart
Craig Slattery
 

Special Education and Santa Fe

Karina Hinojosa
Emily Cullity
Mary Carruthers
Laura Dickow
Ashley Carter
Casey Dutton
Diane Liggett
Rachael Bermudez
Rachel Vander Mulen
Anne Pickering
Ryan Cunningham
Lynn Dietrich
Cierra Batule
 

Magnet Specialists

Dance- Monica Sanders
Drama- Catherine Caldwell
Music- Ruben Hassman
Art- Mark Hughes
Spanish- Maria Gonzalez
 
 
 
 
 

Support Staff

Counselor

Marie Bojorquez
Melisades  (Lisa) Davis
 

IB & Magnet Coordinator

Cara Untalan
 

English Language Resource Teacher

Tara Gonzalez
 

Learning Support Teacher

Rhiannon Lowery
Ashley Hofer
 

Plant Lead

Omar Vargas
 

Maintenance and Custodial Staff

Ramon Estrada Jimenez
Barbarita DeLaCruz
Ruben Holguin
 

Noon Duties

Cristina Avalos
Moonie Magana
Maria Chavarria
Socorro Nieto
Gloria Heredia
 

Cafeteria

Manager- Marcia Mills Schipper
Daniella Beebe
Rosa Zuniga
Keyla Antunez
 

Instructional Assistants

Luzy Tamayo
Lydia Hernandez
Debbie Davson
Joyce McGill
Jen Groscup
Carrie Moore
Sue Raisor
Jamie Richardson
Joyce Lee
Beatriz Sanchez Hernandez
Haidee Vasquez
Jini Bornes
 

Administration and Office Staff

Principal

Benjie Walker
 

Assistant Principal

Chanelle Berthiaume
 

Health and Attendance

Sharon Santiago
 

School Secretary

Rosy Simmonds
 

Support Secretary

Anakaren Garcia
 

Community Liaison

Alan Mendez Moro
 

Nurse

Brenda VanDerpol