Category Archives: Teacher Profiles

Teacher Profile: Elizabeth Venable

Elizabeth Venable Age: 35 Birthday: May 2, 1980 Favorite snack/food: Fruit How long have u been a teacher? 12 weeks What are some of your hobbies? Dance, reading, hiking, crafts Where…

Staff Profile: Maria Contreras

Name: Maria Contreras Age: forever 21 Subject: English I’ve been teaching: Since 2007, going on 9 years Teaching: English Graduate of: Arizona State University Favorite Hour: Prep Worst Hour: None…

Staff Profile: Veronica

Veronica, security guard profile How long have you been working here? “8 years.” What is one interesting fact about you other than the fact that you’re a security guard? “I…

Teacher Profile: Karen Scott-Moore

Performing Arts teacher Karen Scott-Moore has been playing piano since she was ten. Not just that, but also choir and band. She was even in the performing arts when she…

Teacher Profile: Marife Tagaban

Marife Tagaban has been working at Carl Hayden for the past six years as the Geometry 1 Honors teacher. She used to teach only Geometry until she was changed to…

Teacher Profile: Nicole Klopp

Teaching was not the first choice for Carl Hayden’s English teacher Nicole Klopp. She worked on a degree in Political Science and didn’t go straight to teaching. After college, Klopp went…

Teacher Profile: Denise Neill

Denise Neill is a biology teacher at Carl Hayden. She has taught for 25 years, with 19 years at Carl Hayden. Other than being a great biology teacher, she has…

Teacher Profile: Kari Infantino

English Teacher Kari Infantino loves to travel. She has been to 30 countries, and over the summer she went to India. The trip to India was a Teaching For Peace…

Teacher Profile: Tom Brewer

Tom Brewer, freshmen physical science teacher, has been on a nuclear submarine. He even took a picture that he keeps on his wall where he is on top of the…

Teacher Profile: Maria Padilla-Paz

Maria Padilla-Paz is an English as a Second Language teacher. Padilla -Paz graduated from high school in Peoria. She has a Master’s degree, plus an extra 45 college credits. She…