Belvedere Elementary School

Get to Know Us!

Ms. Diaz, 1st Grade

College: California State University, Los Angeles

Favorite Thing About Being a Teacher: "I'm making a difference in my community."

Goals for Students: "My goal is to succeed at training my students to find the Leader in themselves."


Mr. Almonte, ETK-PCC Teacher

College: California State University, Northridge, Los Angeles Mission Community College

Favorite Thing About Being a Teacher: "Seeing that light bulb turn on and knowing that I was a part of that."

Goals for Students: "For students to be ready to transition to kindergarten." 


Ms. Fung, ETK-PCC

College: San Diego State University, California State University, Northridge, California State University, Los Angeles

Favorite Thing About Being a Teacher: "My favorite part about being a teacher is that I get to learn and grow just like my students."

Goals for Students: "I want students excited to come to school each day to learn. I want them to believed they are leaders that make a difference. I want them to be kind and caring towards others and their environment. I want them to thirst for knowledge and have confidence to share their thoughts and ideas." 

Ms. Longaker, K-5th

College: California State University, Los Angeles

Favorite Thing About Being a Teacher: "Seeing students engage in performance."

Goals for Students: "Telling stories through theater art using the Actor's Tools."


 

Ms. Jauregui, 3rd Grade

College: University of California, Los Angeles and California State University, Northridge

Favorite Thing About Being a Teacher: "Watching the children grow emotionally and spiritually. They have a free happy spirit that brightens my days."

Goals This Year: "My goal this year is to really touch the child's soul to grow and learn, not just their mind."

 


Ms. Hernandez, TK-2nd

College/s: El Camino Community College, California State University, Los Angeles

Favorite Thing About Being a Teacher: "I get to create fun activities for my students to learn!"

Goals for Students: "My goal is for students to become more independent, advocate for themselves, and make choices."