Teachers

Laura Raitt
Kindergarten Teacher
BM Music Education & Multiple Subject Teaching Credential - Concordia University 9 years teaching in Public School 4 years at CCS
Nadia Cookman
Kindergarten Teacher
BA Elementary Education; MA Teaching, Biola University; 4 years at CCS
Heidi Morgan
First Grade Teacher
M.A., Theology, Fuller Theological Seminary B.S., Elem. Ed., Evangel College 22 years in education, 3 years at CCS
Ericka Brown
First Grade Teacher
BA Liberal Studies - Biola University 4 years at CCS
Laura Koenig
Second Grade Teacher
B.A. History, UC Irvine 12 years teaching, 3 years at CCS
Ann Moe
Second Grade Teacher
B.A., Liberal Studies, CSU, Long Beach 24 years teaching, 1 year at CCS
Kristan Laughinghouse
Third Grade Teacher
M.A., Education, Vanguard University  B.S., Physical Education, CSU, Fullerton 13 years in education, 4 year at CCS
Denisse Elliott
Third Grade Teacher
M.S., Psychology, Vanguard University B.S., Psychology, Vanguard University 3 years teaching, 1 year at CCS
Saralyn Nava
Fourth Grade Teacher
B.A., English Literature, CSU, Fullerton  5 years in education, 5 years at CCS
Bailey Vance
Fourth Grade Teacher
M.S., Education & Curriculum, CSU, Fullerton B.S., Liberal Studies, CSU, Fullerton 6 years in education, 2 years at CCS
Kylie Dul
Fifth Grade Teacher
M.A., Education, UC Santa Barbara B.A., History, UC Davis 18 years teaching experience, 1 year at CCS
Sandy Gilson
Fifth Grade Teacher
M.S., Elem. Curriculum & Instruction, CSU, Fullerton B.A., Liberal Studies, Biola University 37 years in education, 7 years at CCS
Lynne Chambless
English Teacher
English Teacher B.A., Liberal Studies, CSU, Fullerton 20 years in education, 18 years at CCS
Steven Gertsen
Middle School Director; History Teacher
History Teacher JD, Regents University B.A., History, Azusa Pacific University 25 years in education, 21 years at CCS
Tina Hagerott
Math Teacher
Math M.A., Teaching, Fairfield University  B.A., Economics/Math, Fairfield University 34 years in education, 7 years at CCS
Carrie Nichols
Middle School Science / 6th Grade Math
B.S., Science (Biology), Vanguard University 1 year teaching, 1 year at CCS
April Chocholaty
4th-8th Grade Band Teacher
M.A., Music, flute performance, Claremont Graduate School B.A., Music & Sociology, Biola University 23 years teaching experience, 1 year at CCS
Gina Householder
Spanish Teacher
Spanish B.S., Pharmacy, Northeastern University 11 years in education, 5 years at CCS
Chris Plant
Bible Teacher
Bible M.A., Christian Apologetics, Biola University B.A., Biblical Theology, Biola University 7 years at CCS
Rosanna Lukela
Librarian, STREAM Teacher, Publication & Design Class
3 years at CCS
Anabella Rangel-Sanchez
1st - 5th Grade Spanish Teacher
1st - 5th Grade Spanish 5 years in education, 5 years at CCS 
Phil Christopherson
Physical Education Teacher
B.A., Physical Education, Southern California College 42 years in education, 42 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 43 years in education, 43 years at CCS
Linda Paszkiewicz
Drama Teacher
Drama Teacher B.A., Theatre, CSU, Fullerton 22 years in education, 13 years at CCS
Lindsey Porter
Athletic Director, Physical Education Teacher, Before/After School Program
Athletic Director; Yearbook Advisor; Physical Education Teacher M.S., Kiniesiology, Cal Baptist University B.A., Physical Education, Bethel University 6 years in education, 5 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 12 years in education, 6 years at CCS