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Service Awards Given to 31 Teachers and Staff

Service Awards Given to 31 Teachers and Staff;

Permanent Status Earned by 33 Classified Employees

It is a long-time tradition in the Mountain View Los Altos High School District (MVLA) to acknowledge the service of teachers and staff who have been with the school district for 20 or more years. This week at a staff  “welcome back” event, 31 people were celebrated for their dedicated to our students, schools and district.

30 Years Service 

  • Ricardo Barrera-Lanuza
  • Craig Seran
  • Greg Stoehr

25 Years Service 

  • Christine Bridges
  • Tiffany Karow
  • Jay Santiago

20 Years Service

  • Martin Acosta
  • Marcia Babiak
  • Ted Ferrucci
  • Franceen Gross
  • Hortensia Halsted
  • Pearl Herrera
  • Steven Kahl
  • David Marroquin
  • Jose Martinez
  • Marti McGuirk
  • Jeff Morgan
  • Paige Price
  • Jose Gonzalez Ordaz
  • Marina Sandoval
  • Stephen Widmark

Another point of celebration was that 18 teachers earned permanent status in MVLA’s teaching corps this year.

Mountain View High School

  • David Cmaylo, Science
  • Rebecca Isaacson, Social Science
  • Joyce Kim, Psychology
  • Matthew McClellan, English
  • Noelle Mendoza, Math
  • Jamie Phillips, Counselor
  • Katherine Rogers, Science
  • Matthew Shih, English
  • Abby Stucker, Spanish

Los Altos High School 

  • Andrea De Francesca, Social Science
  • Sasha Jones, English
  • Heather Laederich, Science
  • James Mok, Science
  • Victor Nguyen,  Math
  • Michelle Noeth, PE and Athletic Director
  • Michael Rasmussen, Special Education
  • Jacob Sproule, Math

District

  • Joyce Kim, Psychologist

Outside the classroom, 15 classified personnel earned permanent status:

  • Iftu Abdissa
  • Gina Brownson
  • Liza Coe
  • Luis Diaz
  • Joseph Garvin
  • Alba Garza
  • Mirian Lancaster
  • Isabel Lopez
  • Craig Nazareno
  • Laura Padilla
  • Trevor Pruitt
  • Lerian Reloba
  • Eddie Sumpter
  • Seth Tasman
  • Amanda Terry