We have also hired Amber Wood to be our split counselor. Amber also comes highly recommended from her Principal and colleagues. She is currently a Special Education Language Arts Collab teacher for 7th grade at Garcia Middle School and has experience as a Behavior Specialist in NISD. Amber will be working with Kinder and 1st grade. As always, we welcome her to our family.
We have hired Wendy Martinez to replace Lisa Cline. Wendy is coming highly recommended from her Superintendent, Principal and colleagues. She has fifteen years teaching experience in all grade levels except 4th grade.
We will host a meet and greet with Mrs. Martinez and the parents in her class on Friday, Sep. 27 at 8:00 a.m. in the library. Wendy will work with Letty Reyes (current sub) in the coming days to meet the class, tour the school and work with the students. Letty Reyes has done an exceptional job taking over the classroom and the students will miss her however, she will continue to sub on our campus. Wendy’s official start date will be Monday, September 30. Please make her feel at home she is coming all the way from Kentucky!
Cecilia Tovar will be our new ESL tutor. Her daughter Lauren Tovar is a 5th grader at May. Cecilia will be conducting small group ESL tutoring in the room next to Carla. Sabina/Emma will be giving you information soon regarding her schedule.