I want to thank all of you for your support during this time of transition. As the end of the 2018-2019 school year approaches, I want to inform you of some changes that will take place for the next school year.
We say farewell to the following staff members who will not be with us next year. Ms. Julia Sabala (preschool teacher) will be pursuing a career in social work. Ms. Rebecca Enriquez (administrative assistant) will be going back to school and will be helping to take care of family. Mrs. Lisa Mejia (KB teacher) will be continuing her teaching career at another location. Mrs. Mary Schuster (KB aide) will be moving to Texas to be closer to her family. Thank you to all of them for their years of hard work and dedication to St. Columban School.
Here are the following changes regarding faculty and staff for next year. Ms. Cynthia Garcia will be the new administrative assistant. There will be one kindergarten which will be taught by Mrs. Sarah Hernandez. Mrs. Sherri Labriola will be teaching first grade. Mrs. Labriola was the long term substitute for Mrs. Hernandez while she was on maternity leave at the beginning of the year. Sr. Mary Hyacinth will be moving to second grade, Mrs. Genevieve Kahlweiss will be moving to third grade, and Ms. Marisa Sabala will be moving to fourth grade. In junior high (grades 6,7,8), Mrs. Quynh Nguyen will be teaching religion and language arts, Mrs. Kathy Wood will be teaching science and social studies, and Mrs. Lori Matsunaga will be teaching math and language arts.