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Principal
Contact Robert Talbert  Robert Talbert Principal
Assistant Principal
Contact Shawna Garcia  Shawna Garcia Assistant Principal
Contact Lisa Shima  Lisa Shima Assistant Principal
MATHEMATICS
Contact Virginia Batie  Virginia Batie Math Department Chair/7th Grade Math
Contact Maria Colon  Maria Colon AVID Teacher & MESA Teacher
Contact Brian Gallo  Brian Gallo 6th Grade Math
Contact Reyna Galopo  Reyna Galopo ex: 26856 Math/Science Cross- Cat Teacher
Contact Victor Goodwin  Victor Goodwin Teacher
Contact Kim Maccallum  Kim Maccallum ex: 26833 Teacher, 8th Grade Math, SAT Chairperson
Contact Jenessa Mckillip  Jenessa Mckillip Teacher
Contact Michael Meadors  Michael Meadors 8th Grade Math
English LANGUAGE ARTS / English Language Development
Contact Elena Creamer Martinez  Elena Creamer Martinez ex: 26859 English Language Arts
Contact Christina Ely  Christina Ely Teacher
Contact Allison Gurule  Allison Gurule Teacher
Contact Rachel Henderson  Rachel Henderson 8th Grade ESL/ELA
Contact Hadar Maayan  Hadar Maayan 6th, 7th, 8th grade Gifted/Accelerated ELA teacher
Contact Gina Newton-yarber  Gina Newton-yarber (505) 268-3833 ex: 26843 Language Arts Grade 6, 7, 8
Contact Leila Pochop  Leila Pochop 6th & 7th Grade English Language Arts
Contact Cynthia Vanhorn  Cynthia Vanhorn Teacher
Social Studies
Contact Richard Duran Jr.  Richard Duran Jr. ex: 26851 7th Grade Social Studies
Contact Allison Gurule  Allison Gurule Teacher
Contact Megan Horowitz  Megan Horowitz Teacher
Contact Jessica Hough  Jessica Hough ex: 26872 7th and 8th Social Studies Teacher
Contact Nivia Hurtado  Nivia Hurtado Math/Social Studies Bilingual / Dual
Contact Travis Mckenzie  Travis Mckenzie Teacher
Contact Gavin Ouellette  Gavin Ouellette ex: 26872 Teacher
Science
Contact Denise Garcia  Denise Garcia ex: 26895 7th Grade Science
Contact Victor Goodwin  Victor Goodwin Teacher
Contact Raymond Heath  Raymond Heath Teacher
Contact Naina Panthaki  Naina Panthaki Teacher
Contact Kyle Waisanen  Kyle Waisanen 6th Grade Science
Contact Michelle Winklepleck  Michelle Winklepleck VBMS Science Department Chair, 7th Grade Health/Science
Electives
Contact Charles Anderson  Charles Anderson ex: 26892 Guitar
Contact Maria Colon  Maria Colon AVID Teacher & MESA Teacher
Contact Mauro Garcia  Mauro Garcia ex: 26884 Leadership Instructor
Contact Nivia Hurtado  Nivia Hurtado Math/Social Studies Bilingual / Dual
Contact Hadar Maayan  Hadar Maayan 6th, 7th, 8th grade Gifted/Accelerated ELA teacher
Contact Travis Mckenzie  Travis Mckenzie Teacher
Contact Loren Nichols  Loren Nichols Tech Coordinator
Contact Colton Oord  Colton Oord Teacher
Contact Naina Panthaki  Naina Panthaki Teacher
Contact Kristen Paulson  Kristen Paulson Teacher
Contact Carolyn Steplowski  Carolyn Steplowski ex: 26888 VBMS Electives Chair, Choir
Contact Michelle Winklepleck  Michelle Winklepleck VBMS Science Department Chair, 7th Grade Health/Science
Contact Mason Yordy  Mason Yordy ex: 26887 Band/Orchestra
Educational Assistants
Contact Nicholas Aragon  Nicholas Aragon Staff
Contact Monique Arroyo Carrillo  Monique Arroyo Carrillo Staff
Contact Bernadette Garcia  Bernadette Garcia Educational Assistant
Contact Kelsey Rust  Kelsey Rust Staff
Contact Joshua Savage  Joshua Savage Staff
Contact Susan Savage  Susan Savage VBMS Educational Assistant
Contact Evelyn Ventura  Evelyn Ventura Staff
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Office Staff
Contact Lluvia Dorado Avila  Lluvia Dorado Avila Staff
Contact Barbara Sanchez  Barbara Sanchez Staff
COUNSELING
Contact Elizabeth Fenton  Elizabeth Fenton ex: 26810 Counselor
Contact Josephina Jackson  Josephina Jackson Staff
SPECIAL EDUCATION
Contact Heather Greene  Heather Greene Staff
Nurse
Contact Karyn Brandeberry-domme  Karyn Brandeberry-domme ex: 26860 School Nurse
Contact Maria Jensen  Maria Jensen Staff
Community School Coordinator

Jay Cordova

jalcordova@unmmg.org
(505) 268-3833 ext. 26877

Family Center
Contact Litzia Gonzalez Orozco  Litzia Gonzalez Orozco ex: 26871 Bilingual Family & Community Liaison
School Social Worker
Contact Adriana Hernandez Ruvalcaba  Adriana Hernandez Ruvalcaba ex: 26811 School Social Worker
Librarian
Contact Janice Peters  Janice Peters ex: 26875 Librarian
Technology Coordinator
Contact Loren Nichols  Loren Nichols Tech Coordinator
Student Success Center
Contact Mary Walsh  Mary Walsh ex: 26865 Student Success Center
Custodial Staff
Contact Ricky Gammill  Ricky Gammill Staff
Contact Liborio Gonzalez Esparza  Liborio Gonzalez Esparza Staff
Contact Jose Ibarra  Jose Ibarra Staff
Contact Fernando Sarabillo  Fernando Sarabillo Custodian
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