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Stella Middle Charter Academy

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Abraham
Martinez

Teacher

Abraham Martinez

Abraham Martinez

Teacher

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Alexis
Blanco

Instructional Assistant

Alexis Blanco

Alexis Blanco

Instructional Assistant

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Alexis
Gonzalez

Behavior Implementation Interventionist

Alexis Gonzalez

Alexis Gonzalez

Behavior Implementation Interventionist

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Ana
Magana

Maintenance

Ana Magana

Ana Magana

Maintenance

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Ana Maria
Martinez

Meal Server

Ana Maria Martinez

Ana Maria Martinez

Meal Server

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Andres
Paniagua

Dean of Student Culture

Andres Paniagua

Andres Paniagua

Dean of Student Culture

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Antonio
Montiel

Behavior Implementation Interventionist

Antonio Montiel

Antonio Montiel

Behavior Implementation Interventionist

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Ashley
Chameides

Inclusion Specialist Teacher

Ashley Chameides

Ashley Chameides

Inclusion Specialist Teacher

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Blake
Dicicco

Teacher

Blake Dicicco

Blake Dicicco

Teacher

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Briannah
Walters

Teacher

Briannah Walters

Briannah Walters

Teacher

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Briceida
Gallegos

Counselor

Briceida Gallegos

Briceida Gallegos

Counselor

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Caitlin
Anzoleaga

Teacher

Caitlin Anzoleaga

Caitlin Anzoleaga

Teacher

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Carlos
Contreras

Teacher

Carlos Contreras

Carlos Contreras

Teacher

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Charlotte
Seymore

Dean of Restorative Practices

Charlotte Seymore

Charlotte Seymore

Dean of Restorative Practices

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Cristina
Valencia

Lead Instructional Assistant

Cristina Valencia

Cristina Valencia

Lead Instructional Assistant

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Daniel
Pryor

Dean of Academic Supports

Daniel Pryor

Daniel Pryor

Dean of Academic Supports

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Elizel
Palma

Teacher

Elizel Palma

Elizel Palma

Teacher

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Elsa
Flores

Teacher

Elsa Flores

Elsa Flores

Teacher

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Emory
Kim

Teacher

Emory Kim

Emory Kim

Teacher

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Fatima
Montiel

Inclusion Specialist Teacher

Fatima Montiel

Fatima Montiel

Inclusion Specialist Teacher

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Frank
Pineda

Teacher

Frank Pineda

Frank Pineda

Teacher

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Freddy
Zuniga

Instructional Assistant

Freddy Zuniga

Freddy Zuniga

Instructional Assistant

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Gaspar
Gudino

Campus Aide

Gaspar Gudino

Gaspar Gudino

Campus Aide

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Ginnia
Hargins

Assistant Principal of Instruction

Ginnia Hargins

Ginnia Hargins

Assistant Principal of Instruction

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Ihab
Gabra

Teacher

Ihab Gabra

Ihab Gabra

Teacher

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Iliana
Ortiz

Instructional Assistant/After School Program Supervisor

Iliana Ortiz

Iliana Ortiz

Instructional Assistant/After School Program Supervisor

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Jacklyn
Noriega

Teacher

Jacklyn Noriega

Jacklyn Noriega

Teacher

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Jacqueline
Martinez

Instructional Assistant

Jacqueline Martinez

Jacqueline Martinez

Instructional Assistant

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Jacqueline
Orellana

Office Manager

Jacqueline Orellana

Jacqueline Orellana

Office Manager

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Jane
Han

Principal, Stella Middle Charter Academy

Jane Han

Jane Han

Principal, Stella Middle Charter Academy

Jane Han is the principal for Stella Middle Charter Academy, and she leads the school to ensure all Gryffons achieve academic excellence and grow their unique talents so that they find joy and fulfillment in higher education, career, and life.

Previously, Jane served Bright Star Schools as Stella Middle Charter Academy’s assistant principal of instruction, and as a math teacher, department leader, and mentor teacher where she coached teachers to elevate student achievement. As a math teacher, Jane taught courses ranging from pre-algebra through AP Calculus, in charter public schools in Los Angeles.

Jane holds a bachelor’s degree in history and sociology with a minor in mathematics from Columbia University and a master’s degree in teaching of mathematics from Stanford University’s Graduate School of Education.

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Jessica
Sutherland

Attendance Clerk/Office Assistant

Jessica Sutherland

Jessica Sutherland

Attendance Clerk/Office Assistant

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Jocelyn
Angarita

Teacher

Jocelyn Angarita

Jocelyn Angarita

Teacher

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Johanna
Montiel

Office Assistant

Johanna Montiel

Johanna Montiel

Office Assistant

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Johanna
Morales

Office Assistant

Johanna Morales

Johanna Morales

Office Assistant

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Joseph
Gonzalez

Counselor

Joseph Gonzalez

Joseph Gonzalez

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Joseph
Sloane

Counselor

Joseph Sloane

Joseph Sloane

Counselor

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Karissa
Shanley

Teacher

Karissa Shanley

Karissa Shanley

Teacher

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Kathryne
Edwards

Teacher

Kathryne Edwards

Kathryne Edwards

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Kevin
Huertos

Campus Aide

Kevin Huertos

Kevin Huertos

Campus Aide

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Keyri
Arucha

Behavior Implementation Interventionist

Keyri Arucha

Keyri Arucha

Behavior Implementation Interventionist

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Kimberly
Aguilar

Instructional Assistant

Kimberly Aguilar

Kimberly Aguilar

Instructional Assistant

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Kimberly
Martinez

Campus Aide

Kimberly Martinez

Kimberly Martinez

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Kyung
Lee

Teacher

Kyung Lee

Kyung Lee

Teacher

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Leah
De Veyra

Teacher

Leah De Veyra

Leah De Veyra

Teacher

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Luis
Estrada

Dean of Operations

Luis Estrada

Luis Estrada

Dean of Operations

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Maria
Barriga

Teacher

Maria Barriga

Maria Barriga

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Maria
Reyes

Maria Reyes

Maria Reyes

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Maria
Villalobos

Teacher

Maria Villalobos

Maria Villalobos

Teacher

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Marina
Sandoval

Community Schools Manager

Marina Sandoval

Marina Sandoval

Community Schools Manager

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Merissa
Diaz

Paraprofessional/Instructional Assistant

Merissa Diaz

Merissa Diaz

Paraprofessional/Instructional Assistant

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Michelle
Romero

Teacher

Michelle Romero

Michelle Romero

Teacher

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Mychal
Creer

Instructional Assistant

Mychal Creer

Mychal Creer

Instructional Assistant

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Octavio
Vergara

Paraprofessional/Instructional Assistant

Octavio Vergara

Octavio Vergara

Paraprofessional/Instructional Assistant

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Ozro
Hepworth

Inclusion Specialist Teacher

Ozro Hepworth

Ozro Hepworth

Inclusion Specialist Teacher

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Pablo
Aranda

Campus Aide

Pablo Aranda

Pablo Aranda

Campus Aide

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Robert
Brown

Teacher

Robert Brown

Robert Brown

Teacher

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Roberto
Garcia

Maintenance

Roberto Garcia

Roberto Garcia

Maintenance

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Rosa
Covarrubias

Campus Aide

Rosa Covarrubias

Rosa Covarrubias

Campus Aide

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Sienna
Ballou

Instructional Assistant

Sienna Ballou

Sienna Ballou

Instructional Assistant

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Simone
Grant

Instructional Assistant

Simone Grant

Simone Grant

Instructional Assistant

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Taylor
Phillips

Counselor

Taylor Phillips

Taylor Phillips

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Vanessa
Barriga Milian

Campus Aide

Vanessa Barriga Milian

Vanessa Barriga Milian

Campus Aide

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Yurby
Rivas Barrera

Lead Instructional Assistant

Yurby Rivas Barrera

Yurby Rivas Barrera

Lead Instructional Assistant

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