Teachers

Laura Raitt
Kindergarten Teacher
BM Music Education & Multiple Subject Teaching Credential - Concordia University 8 years teaching in Public School 1 Year at CCS
Nadia Cookman
Kindergarten Teacher
BA Elementary Education; MA Teaching (in progress), Biola University; 1 year at CCS
Ericka Brown
First Grade Teacher
BA Liberal Studies - Biola University 1 year at CCS
Jessica Barker
First Grade Teacher
1st Grade Teacher B.A. Liberal Studies, Elem. Ed., Biola University 2 years in education, 1 year at CCS
Debbie Wolford
Second Grade Teacher
Debbie Wolford 2nd Grade Teacher B.S., Nursing, Olivet Nazarene College 18 years in education, 2 years at CCS
Lukas Tandy-McGlasson
Second Grade Teacher
2nd Grade Teacher B.S., Business Adminstration, Vanguard University 5 years in education, 2 years at CCS
Kristan Laughinghouse
Third Grade Teacher
3rd Grade Teacher M.A., Education, Vanguard University  B.S., Physical Education, CSU, Fullerton 10 years in education, 1 year at CCS
Paula Taylor
Third Grade Teacher
3rd Grade Teacher B.A., Finance, Loyola Marymount University 9 years in education, 1 year at CCS
Gina Sterger
Fourth Grade Teacher
5th Grade Teacher B.S., Business Mgmt, CSU, Dominguez Hills  23 years in education, 1 year at CCS
Saralyn Nava
Fourth Grade Teacher
4th Grade Teacher B.A., English Literature, CSU, Fullerton  3 years in education, 3 years at CCS
Sandy Gilson
Fifth Grade Teacher
5th 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
History Teacher
History Teacher JD, Regents University B.A., History, Azusa Pacific University 22 years in education, 18 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
David Trentine
Middle School Director & 7th and 8th Grade Science Teacher
M.A., Education, National University B.A., Liberal Arts, Excelsior College 5 years in education, 5 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, ASP Director
Physical Education Teacher; ASP Director  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 Paskiewicz
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