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Meet the Teachers & Staff

At GPA, we’re privileged to have a diverse team of highly-qualified professionals ready and willing to assist your child in their scholastic endeavors. Be sure to contact our faculty and staff with any questions or concerns you may have. 

administration

Allison Carmichael
Principal
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Kelli Frazier
Data Specialist
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TBD
Secretary

Barbara Jackson
Registrar
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Lisa Bushnick
Attendance Clerk
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Melissa Myers
ELL Clerk
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teachers

Karen Brown
Preschool
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Hallie Jones
Preschool
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Brittany Lindblom
Preschool
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Meghan Vosika
Preschool
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Krystina Crnjac
Kindergarten
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Rita Date
Kindergarten
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Jill DeVorkin
Kindergarten
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Tracy Fuller
Kindergarten
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Jessica Piccirillo
Kindergarten
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Cortney Von Miller
Kindergarten
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Megan Alvarado
First Grade
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Monique Bourgeois
First Grade
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Alissa Crawford
First Grade
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Kelli Gordon
First Grade
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Sharnae Price
First Grade
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Sarah Redd
First Grade
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Trinia Wintz
First Grade
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Janine Crow
Second Grade
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Bailey Petty
Second Grade
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Shelli Rauen
Second Grade
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Shalyn Rosales
Second Grade
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Caitlin Scarlett
Second Grade
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Rachel Tomaszewski
Second Grade
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Taylor Batten
Third Grade
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Julie Boggs
Third Grade
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Jennifer Goddard
Third Grade
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Julie MacDonald
Third Grade
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Kathi Snyder
Third Grade
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Sarah Ekstrom
Fourth Grade Teacher
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Desiree Graham
Fourth Grade
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Kevin Johnson
Fourth Grade
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Lindsay Pennington
Fourth Grade
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Nick Tempel
Fourth Grade
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Amanda Balcik
Fifth Grade
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Malia Manalo
Fifth Grade
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Nancy Smith
Fifth Grade
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Natalie Walraven
Fifth Grade
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Tyler Cano
Band and Orchestra
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Jennifer Castillo
Counselor
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Natalie Dase
Special Education
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Traci Genaw
Speech
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Kalle Hatanaka-Cushing
Gifted/ELP
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Robert Lindstrom
PE Teacher
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Ben McClellan
Music
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Irene Rowland
Music
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Kelise Sare
Resource
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Alexandra Simanton
Resource
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Tim Warnock
PE Teacher
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Tara Yarbrough
Reading Specialist
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support staff

Joyce Blackard
Preschool Aide
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Denise Brinkman
Media Aide
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Sherry Dangerfield
SPED Aide
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Julie Dierking
Health Aide
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Shayla Garcia
Playground Aide
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Concepcion Granillo
SPED Aide
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Leigh Ham
SPED Aide
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Julia Hazlett
SPED Aide
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Jackie Howard
Preschool Speech
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Katie Jones
OT/PT
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Roxanne Lara
Preschool Aide
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David Martinez
Custodian

Irma Moreno
Preschool Aide
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Robert Myers
Computer Tech
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Rachel Polyak
Preschool Aide
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Lorie Porter
Reading Instructional Aide
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Jamie Poulsen
Cafeteria Aide
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Debbie Schoenfeld
Resource
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Cynthia Skoro
Reading Instructional Aide
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Mindy Terry
Playground Aide/Crossing Guard
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Erika Umlauft
Playground Aide
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Caroline Walsh
Crossing Guard
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Gateway Polytechnic Academy
5149 S. Signal Butte
Mesa, AZ  85212
Phone:  (480) 987-7440
Fax:  (480) 986-1848
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