Category Archives: Teacher Profiles

Teacher Profile: Ling Xia

Chinese teacher Ling Xia was born in Shanghai, China, the most populated city in China. Shanghai has over one million people in that city alone. What made her move all…

Teacher Profile: Erika Resch

Erika Resch was selected as the PE teacher of the year in 2012, and  not just for Arizona, but for the whole United States.She was nominated by the administration. In…

Teacher Profile: Maria Contreras

Maria Contreras has been an English teacher at Carl Hayden for six years. Before coming to Carl Hayden she taught at Central High school for two years. She decided to…

Teacher Profile: Erlinda Romero

Erlinda Romero has been working at Carl Hayden for the past ten years teaching English 1-2 Honors. Before she came here, she worked in private business for many years. But when…

Teacher Profile: Marisol Miller

Marisol Miller has been working in the Phoenix Union High School District for the past 12 years, most recently as the dean for students at Carl Hayden High School. She…

Staff Profile: Yazmin Meza

Yasmin Meza, Student Liaison How long have you been working here? “I’ve been working here for 13 years.” What should the students know about you? “They should know that I’m…

Staff Profile: Veronica Rivas

Veronica Rivas, security guard 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…

Staff Profile: Sharon Stephens

Sharon Stephens is the new nurse in town. She likes her job and being one of the helpers around here. Stephens shared with us a bit of her history as…

Staff Profile: Martin Gracia

Martin Gracia, Lead Security How long have you been working here? “This is my 8th year.” What do you think of the school? “We have the best staff and students…