Schools list open houses, new teachers

       The following lists each school, followed by open house date/time and new educational staff.

       Bristol - Aug. 15 “meet the teachers,” 6-8 p.m.; open house Aug. 21, 6-8 p.m... Laurel Longshore, second grade; Lisa Estabrook, fourth grade; Rebecca Neff, library technology educator (LTE).
       Buena Vista - Aug. 14 “meet and greet,” 4:30-6.p.m,. and “meet the principal,” 6 p.m... Karen Morris, literacy resource teacher (LRT).
       Howbert - Aug. 15 “ice cream social,” 5:30-7 p.m... Julie Courtier, first grade; Theresa Wittry, second grade; Lisa Schott, LTE; Leah Johnson, speech pathlogist.
       Jackson - Aug. 15 “meet the teacher,” 1-2:30 p.m.; Sept. 4, open house, 6:30 p.m... Cherie Sanchez, fifth grade.
       Midland - Aug. 15 “ice cream social” (also PTA recruitment), 5:30-7 p.m... Patty Docter, third grade; Jessica Carlyle, fourth grade; Dorian Lee, LRT.
       Pike - Aug. 21 open house, 6-8 p.m. (free hotdogs)... Jannette Ingram, third grade; Maggie Frey, fifth grade; Brooke Cote, reading coach; Lori Weaver, LTE.
       Washington - Aug. 15 “bring your school supplies and meet your teachers,” 2 p.m.; Sept. 4 open house (“back to school night”), 6-7:30 p.m... Marianne Tucker, English Langauage Learner (ELL).
       Whittier - Aug. 21 open house, 5-6:30 p.m… Denise Gutierrez, fourth grade.

       Middle schools

       Holmes - Aug. 26 open house, 6:30 p.m… Laura Steed, sixth grade; Mike Cheshire, Kelly Darrow and Andrew Bruggeman, seventh grade; Joe Hansen, band; Jennifer Petersen, art; Elizabeth Arzate, Spanish (also at West).
       West - Aug. 26 open house, 6:30-8:30 p.m… Ady Stahl, art; Pat Jones, LRT; Leanne Marie Sanford, physical education (PE); Jim Schuerkamp, PE and other duties; Tammy Luviano, ELL; J. P. Lautenschlager, speech; Richard McKenna and Sharon Lane, special education.

       High schools

       Coronado - Aug. 28 open house, 6-8 p.m... Angela Banfield and Amber Luttman, English; Bruce Grose, PE and head football coach; Susan Dallam and Armando Tapia, Spanish; Mary Hahn, reading (half-time, returned from retirement); Ileana Del Valle, math; Patrick Dosch, half math and half science; Kelly Green and Antoine Johnson, special education.
       Bijou - Sept. 18, 5-7 p.m… Jessica Feis, art; Brian Mandabach and Laura Stuckey, English; Kelly Primus, social studies.

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