Ivette Martinez– Parent Coordinator/Health Clerk/Office Assistant
Ivette Martinez joined the Adelante Charter School team in 2012 as the Parent Coordinator/ Health and Office Assistant. She is a Native Spanish speaker who grew up in a bilingual household. Being fluent in Spanish and knowing the importance of being Bilingual, she values and understands the importance of Adelante’s Dual Language Immersion program. She is married and has two children. She enjoys the outdoors, such as the beach and hiking and enjoys time spent with friends and family. She loves and looks forward to seeing all of the students, including her own child, grow up in such a special community!
Mayra Medrano– Office Assistant
Karla Centeno– Testing Coordinator
Marta Avila– Kinder Room 101
Laura Ramirez– Kinder Room 102
José Sandoval Buzo– A-OK Program Coordinator
Nathalia Montoya– Art Assistant Room 36
Leah Hendrickson- She learned her love for Spanish as a child growing up in Bogotá, Colombia. After earning her teaching credential and Masters in Education from the University of California, Davis she learned about Adelante from a friend and joined the staff in August of 2010. She finds that her life has been blessed year after year by the loving families that make up the community of Adelante. She is excited to see what the future holds for each of our bilingual, bi-literate, and multi-cultural students. Leah seeks to be a teacher who inspires hope, ignites creativity, sparks the imagination, and instills a love of learning in her students. She is married, has a daughter and a son.