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Meet the Team

Our staff bring their enthusiasm and love for teaching to the classroom every day. We are proud to have a team that is dedicated to helping each child learn and grow. Their commitment to education is what makes Academy of St. Benedict the African special.

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Mrs. Farrand


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Ms. Elizabeth

Preschool Teacher

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Ms. Mosley

1st Grade Teacher

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Mr. Escalante

4th Grade Teacher

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Mr. Dean

7th Grade | Social Studies

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Ms. Botello

Administrative Assistant

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Mrs. Thornton

Assistant Principal 

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Mrs. Crews

Kindergarten/First Grade Teacher

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Ms. Hartnett

2nd Grade Teacher

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Ms. Elmore

5th Grade Teacher

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Ms. Kabat

8th Grade Teacher

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Ms. Zakowski

Student Accounts

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Ms. Garza

Preschool Teacher

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Ms. Whitney Lewis

Kindergarten Teacher 

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Ms. Winston

3rd Grade Teacher

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6th Grade - Ms. Solgos

6th Grade Teacher

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Ms. Cheryl Tyson

Art Teacher 

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Mrs. Martinez

Student Accounts

Office & Staff

Maggie Fernandez 

Business Manager

Romainia Hardy

Teacher Assistant

Dr. Kyndra Brown

United Stand Lead Counselor

Tiffany Jeffries

Teacher Assistant

Extended Day Staff

Dr. Jill Tivin

Lead Counselor 

Carina Lopez


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