Teachers & Staff

PRINCIPAL & SCHOOL OPERATIONS

Principal: Rene Molina renemolina@berkeley.net
Secretary: Brenda Stanford brendastanford@berkeley.net

Head Custodian: Juan Buendia
Night Custodian: Michael Williams
Food Service: Angel Johnson

Contact Information:
Office Phone: (510) 644-6225
Office Fax: (510) 644-6265

CLASSROOM TEACHING STAFF

(email: firstnamelastname@berkeley.net)

KINDERGARTEN
Jacob Zaragoza
Benjamin Malloy
Kesha Jenkins

FIRST GRADE
Marcie Thomas
Ruby Palmer
Suzanne Wright

SECOND GRADE
Ember Kelley
Allie McMurdo
Patrick Hamilton
Rosanna Antonian

THIRD GRADE
Dvora Pitheau
Andrea Cruchett
Karen Ferguson

FOURTH GRADE
Madhuvanti Khare
Michele Williams
Taylor Khan

FIFTH GRADE
Adam Weis
Mia Caporal
Nicolas Stephens

To contact a teacher, you can:

  • leave a message by calling the BAM office 644-6225
  • leave the teacher a voice-mail at 644-4500 ext. 23+child’s room number, or
  • send an email to firstnamelastname @ berkeley.net

ENRICHMENT, SCIENCE, PE

Performing Arts, all grades: Performing Arts Workshop
Visual Arts: KALA instructor
1st-5th Grade Music: BUSD Music Staff (multiple)
Science Teacher (4th/5th): Cherene Fillingim-Selk
Physical Education Teacher: Sofia Strempek
Garden Instructor: Marlee Blasenheim

SPECIALISTS & RESOURCES

Family Engagement Coordinator: Federico “Tito” Aquino (510) 849-7382
Response to Intervention (RtI) Coordinator: Pooja Govil
Counselors: Erin Savage, Heather Singh, Megan Carney
Literacy Coach/ELD: Cara Eisenberg, China Byon
Math Intervention: Ana Delgado
Librarian/Media Technician: Mardawn Wendt
Education Specialists: Karen Barrett, Victoria Greener
Instructional Aides: Michele Ferrell, Karon Harris-Younger, Andria Kemp, Mehnaz Dim
After School Program: BAM All-Stars (LEARNS) Ed Hill and BEARS Dr. Roach
Lunch Time Sports/PE: YMCA STAFF
Noon Supervisors: Sharon Lacy, Kenya Salmond, Unique Wells, Raul Buendia