Faculty and Staff

Our faculty and staff welcome open communication with students and families. Please call the school at 202-399-4750 to speak to a teacher. If the teacher is in class, please leave a message and the teacher will return your call.

TEACHERS

*indicates lead teacher

English
Christina Cook
Nicole McCrae*
Julianna Taylor
Phillip Yarborough

Math
Shomari Jennings*
Evan Simmons
Sharif Talib

Science
Cindy Daigle
Kim Riley*
Jonathan Rudasill

Social Studies
Vuanya Cyrus
Stephanie Ogunnaike

Special Education
Sara Graves
StacieNicole Simmons
Germaine Smith*
Katherine Sun

Related Arts
Karine Chapdelaine, music
Brandon Johnson, physical education and health
David Mitchell, technology
Claire Reintgen*, art
Hiddai Santana, Spanish

JROTC
Terrence Lewis
George Bee

SCHOOL LEADERSHIP

John Goldman, Executive Director
Justin Rydstrom, Principal
Lanette Bacchus, Director of Academics
Joseph Green, Director of Development
Nicole Seward, Vice President, Operations

STUDENT SUPPORT

Lori Briscoe, Dean of Students
Debbie Guillaume, Director of Special Education
Emilee Harper, School Psychologist
Melanie Maxwell, Dean of Culture
Melody Washington, Clinical Counselor

OPERATIONS

Nathalie Delissaint, Human Resources Director
Mike Fields, Special Projects Assistant
John Lacy, Maintenance Technician
Tonya Reeves, Administrative Assistant
Tyrone Stroman, Custodian
Renea Wynn, Cafeteria Manager