585 31 1/2 Rd 
Grand Junction, CO 81504 
Phone (970)254-6270 
Fax (970)523-5938 

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Staff/Cores and Class Information


Click on underlined names and titles to link to class information.

Mark Vana  - Principal

Staff Only:


Robert Scandary - Asst. Principal

Jason Eidinger - Asst. Principal

Laurie Jeske - Last names A-L
Amanda Hawkins , - Last names M-Z

Team 6-T
Kelly Walitt - English Language Arts

LaRae Glynn - Math

Alonso Kennedy - Science

John Barnhart -Social Studies

Team 6-M

Erin Dryanski - English Language Arts

Rachel Philliou - Social Studies

Rachel Jacoby - Science

Scott Treider - Math

Team 7-T

Abby Kaul –English Language Arts

Zac Cameron – Social Studies

Kari Fyock - Math

Janell Sites - Science


Team 7-M

Melanie Lines - English Language Arts

Jess Pollard - Science

Cassidy Klements - Social Studies

Linda Varos - Math

Team 8-T

Coady Shawcroft - Social Studies

Dan Morgan - Science

Wendy Smith - English Language Arts

Tracy Seremak - Mathematics

Team 8-M
Kyle Murray  - Science

Lindsay Chavez - English Language Arts

Annie Olson – Social Studies

Tilisa Clement  - Math


Art - Susan Foster

Band - Angela Swanson

*Choir/Orchestra - Francisco Castaneda

Computer Applications – Kerry Lee

Physical Education - Marty Wood and Hannah Cassera

Technical Education – Jeremy Button


Instructional Support Team

Allison Bohall - Giften/Talented Coord.

Catherine Gardner  - Teacher Librarian

Intervention Team

Jessica Eckert - Literacy Plus

Marcia Hayter - AVID

Merlisa Porter - ELL

Jennifer Raisch – Math Plus

Special Education Team

Zach Miracle - 8th Grade LA and Math Inclusion

Katie Finholm - SSN

Moby Hoefling - Deaf Ed

Diane Hower - 6/7/8 Literacy Plus One

Stacie Kuipers  - 6th LA and Math Inclusion

Jason LaCount - 7th Grade LA and Math Inclusion

Margie Martinez - Speech and Language

Remmenga, Shari - School Psychologist

Barb Kiefer – SIED



Cathy Brown, Health Assistant

Carolyn Clement – Principal’s Secretary / SBA Secretary

Phyllis Taylor - Attendance Secretary

Jackie Walters - Receptionist

Instructional Support Assistants

Angela LaCount - IA SSN

Kristin Malone – IA SBN & Student Council Advisor

Molly Pixler - IA Sp. Ed.

Vivian Rolland - IA SSN

Dana Sanchez - IA Sp. Ed.

LeAnn Sanchez - IA SNB

Kerrie Strasser - Individual IA

Kari Thomas - IA SSN


Bobby Garrison -Lead Custodian

Tom Lindsey

Coleen Street

Jose Velasco

Food Service
Ann Marie Ahern – Manager    

Veronica Chaves

Sheila Mace

Charolotte Sanchez

Robin Sweeney

Cathy Vigil