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Shining Star Staff

Leadership Team
Contact Chrystal Battey-Brown  Chrystal Battey-Brown (323) 756-9206 Principal
Contact Brenda Martinez  Brenda Martinez (323) 391-4834 Assistant Principal
Contact Iliana Palencia  Iliana Palencia (323) 347-1316 Assistant Principal
Support Staff
Contact Leticia Bentancourt  Leticia Bentancourt Parent Representative
Contact Sergio Garcia  Sergio Garcia (562) 250-4001 Coordinator
Contact Elizabeth Kane  Elizabeth Kane (424) 246-5658 Instructional Coach
Contact Jane Lee  Jane Lee (323) 391-4556 EL Instructional Coach
Extended Transitional Kinder
Contact Dennis Lyons  Dennis Lyons (424) 570-4994 Teacher
First Grade
Contact Fatima Castaneda  Fatima Castaneda (562) 354-3281 Teacher
Contact Santiago Santana  Santiago Santana (805) 876-4154 Teacher
Second Grade
Contact Ila Press  Ila Press (949) 484-6545 Teacher
Contact Maria Rivera  Maria Rivera (562) 774-3416 Teacher
Contact Kaunda Waters  Kaunda Waters (323) 405-7328 Teacher
Third Grade
Contact Melissa Ruiz  Melissa Ruiz Teacher
Contact Sundreya Smith  Sundreya Smith Teacher
Contact Nathan Trinh  Nathan Trinh Teacher
Fourth Grade
Contact Alther Aguilar  Alther Aguilar (949) 607-8532 Teacher
Contact Wanda Guembes  Wanda Guembes Teacher
Fifth Grade
Contact Rob Amores  Rob Amores Teacher
Contact Eutrice Green  Eutrice Green (424) 333-0168 Teacher
Contact Ms. Webster  Ms. Webster (424) 287-7345 Teacher
Special Education/Resource
Contact Deanna Alva  Deanna Alva (562) 659-9675 Teacher
Contact Colin Link  Colin Link Teacher
Contact Lisa Zeff  Lisa Zeff Teacher
Office Staff
Contact Maricela Wilson  Maricela Wilson Office Technician
Paraprofessionals
Contact Adrienne Brown  Adrienne Brown (424) 242-9325 Special Education Assistant
Contact Tawnni Penn  Tawnni Penn Paraprofessional
Contact Britnee Smithers  Britnee Smithers Paraprofessional
Supervision Staff
Contact Adrian Saldano  Adrian Saldano Campus Aide
Contact Jackie Soltero  Jackie Soltero Supervision Aide
Contact Georgina Tun-Guerra  Georgina Tun-Guerra Campus Aide
Building & Grounds
Contact Chris Gipson  Chris Gipson Plant Manager
Cafeteria Staff
LAs Best
Youth Services