La Mariposa welcomes six additions to our community this fall: one principal, four classroom teachers, and one resource specialist.
2nd Grade: Katrina Salas is our newest 2nd grade teacher. She comes to us from Dos Caminos where she has worked the last three years as both a 2nd grade teacher and a Title 1 teacher.
3rd Grade: Devon Hanks will be joining the 3rd grade team. She comes to us from CLU where she worked as the administrative assistant for the California Reading and Literature Project. Prior to that, she was a 3rd grade teacher in Bakersfield.
3rd Grade: Shaun Blumfield comes to us from Dos Caminos where he was a 4th and 5th grade teacher for the past 6 years.
4th Grade: Kathleen Ruiz will be joining the 4th grade team, coming from Tierra Linda. She began teaching in California in 1996. She taught in two other counties before moving to Ventura County to teach. She began teaching in PVSD in 2000. Most of her teaching within PVSD has been teaching math and science at the middle school level.
RSP: Ceylina Duran is our new Resource Specialist. She comes to us from Mesa Union School district where she was a Resource Specialist.
Principal: Erica Williams comes to us most recently as principal of Dos Caminos where she focused on staff and instruction to raise their test scores 56 points in one year. Read more…