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Faculty and Staff

Faculty & Staff

At Takoma Academy Preparatory School, we attract only top-notch, experienced teachers who love teaching and care about our students, dedicated to helping them succeed:

Educational Level of Administrators & Teachers

Baccalaureate Degrees 50%

Advanced Degrees         50%

Our faculty is committed to:

  • Emphasizing the significance of the Bible as the primary source of guidance in one's life.
  • Fostering an atmosphere of excellence where students can develop their intellectual, creative, physical, social, and spiritual capacities.
  • Providing experiences that develop competence in the tool subjects - reading, writing, computing, and communicating.
  • Helping students view their talents and abilities as gifts from God and encouraging them to use their talents to the glory of God and the benefit of mankind while encouraging growth of individual personalities and achievement.
  • Creating learning experiences that teach students the joy of knowing God more fully through Christian service and witness.
  • Helping students to appreciate the joy and sacredness of the Sabbath.
  • Placing a high regard on the worth and value of each individual as shown by Christian courtesy and social development, with an emphasis on self-discipline and respect for authority.
  • Encouraging standards of thoroughness and excellence while awakening in students a realization of the dignity of labor and a sense of satisfaction in work that is well done.
  • Encouraging habits of clean and healthful living in order to maintain the body as the temple of God.
  • Emphasizing the importance of good citizenship and developing this attribute in students within a changing society.
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Carla Thrower

Principal

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Grace Ameyaw

Vice Principal

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Conrad Bridges

Business Office/Development

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Loida Doukmetzian

Academic Support Specialist

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Carmen Esposito

Counselor

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Tastian James

Business Office/Marketing

Sandhya-Kalapala

Sandhya Kalapala

Administrative Secretary/Registrar

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Pastor Gerry Lopez

Chaplain

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Maria Revollo

Registrar

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Vinod Thamby

Plant Operations

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Joana Ariza

First Grade

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Jocelyn Bethea

First Grade

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Marilyn Booker

Kindergarten

Cielena Camp-Green

Cielena Camp-Green

Kindergarten

Kara-Castillo

Kara Castillo

Middle School: Bible

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Jennifer Delgado

Second Grade

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Astrid Dorsey

Fourth Grade

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Rosemarie Flores

Spanish

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Jennifer Guerrier

Educational Assistant, 3-5

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Kisha Kennedy

Fifth Grade

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Michael Kennedy

Middle School: Math

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Alex Lamarre

Physical Education

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Makhela Libebe

Fifth Grade

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Shanel Marchany

Middle School: Reading

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Gail McCorkle

Fourth Grade

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Maleek Mitchell

Middle School: Science

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Ellenor O’Neil

Middle School: Social Studies

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April Patterson

Educational Assistant, K-2

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Karen Pelote

Nurse

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Roger Rhoades

Educational Assistant, 6-8

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Jordan Simuzoshya

Third Grade

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Pamela Smith

Second Grade

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Amanda Stennis

Art

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Beatriz Taylor

Music

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Tasmin Towles

Third Grade

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Juwel Watson

Middle School: English/Language Arts

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Gabrielle Ziegler

Media Teacher