Teachers

Laura Raitt
Kindergarten Teacher
BM Music Education & Multiple Subject Teaching Credential - Concordia University 9 years teaching in Public School 2 years at CCS
Nadia Cookman
Kindergarten Teacher
BA Elementary Education; MA Teaching, Biola University; 2 years at CCS
Heidi Morgan
First Grade Teacher
M.A., Theology, Fuller Theological Seminary B.S., Elem. Ed., Evangel College 20 years in education, 1 year at CCS
Ericka Brown
First Grade Teacher
BA Liberal Studies - Biola University 2 years at CCS
Jessica Barker
Second Grade Teacher
B.A. Liberal Studies, Elem. Ed., Biola University 4 years in education, 3 years at CCS
Debbie Wolford
Second Grade Teacher
2nd Grade Teacher B.S., Nursing, Olivet Nazarene College 18 years in education, 2 years at CCS
Kristan Laughinghouse
Third Grade Teacher
M.A., Education, Vanguard University  B.S., Physical Education, CSU, Fullerton 10 years in education, 1 year at CCS
Saralyn Nava
Fourth Grade Teacher
B.A., English Literature, CSU, Fullerton  3 years in education, 3 years at CCS
Sandy Gilson
Fifth Grade Teacher
M.S., Elem. Curriculum & Instruction, CSU, Fullerton B.A., Liberal Studies, Biola University 33 years in education, 4 years at CCS
Lynne Chambless
English Teacher
English Teacher B.A., Liberal Studies, CSU, Fullerton 16 years in education, 14 years at CCS
Steven Gertsen
Middle School Director; History Teacher
History Teacher JD, Regents University B.A., History, Azusa Pacific University 23 years in education, 19 years at CCS
Tina Hagerott
Math Teacher
Math M.A., Teaching, Fairfield University  B.A., Economics/Math, Fairfield University 30 years in education, 3 years at CCS
Gina Householder
Spanish Teacher
Spanish B.S., Pharmacy, Northeastern University 8 years in education, 2 years at CCS
Chris Plant
Bible Teacher
Bible M.A., Christian Apologetics, Biola University B.A., Biblical Theology, Biola University 5 years in education, 5 years at CCS
Amy Shin 
Math / 6th Grade Science Teacher
Math / 6th Grade Science M.A., Biblical Studies, Westminster Theological Seminary B.A., Biological Science, UC Santa Barbara 20 years in education, 4 years at CCS
Anabella Rangel-Sanchez
1st - 4th Grade Spanish Teacher
1st - 4th Grade Spanish 3 years in education, 3 years at CCS 
Phil Christopherson
Physical Education Teacher
B.A., Physical Education, Southern California College 39 years in education, 39 years at CCS
Helen Weed
4th-8th Grade Instrumental Music Teacher
4th-8th Grade Instrumental Music Teacher; Worship Teams B.M., Music Education, Chapman University 40 years in education, 40 years at CCS
Linda Paszkiewicz
Drama Teacher
Drama Teacher B.A., Theatre, CSU, Fullerton 19 years in education, 10 years at CCS
Lindsey Porter
Athletic Director, Yearbook Advisor, Physical Education Teacher
Athletic Director; Yearbook Advisor; Physical Education Teacher M.S., Kiniesiology, Cal Baptist University B.A., Physical Education, Bethel University 4 years in education, 3 years at CCS 1 year collegiate coaching
Karla Rivera
Eagle Academy
Eagle Academy M.A., Teaching (Special Education Emphasis), National University B.A., Theatre Arts, CSU, Fullerton 9 years in education, 3 years at CCS