Our Preschool teachers and staff:
Director: Ms. Stephanie Holt
Ms. Stephanie graduated from California State University, Fresno with a BA in Sociology and a minor in Child and Family Studies. She also holds a Program Director Permit through the state of California. She has 4 creative, sweet and inquisitive children. She's worked at St. Patrick School since 2006 and loves watching children grow and laugh!
Assistant Director: Calista Dunn
Ms. Calista has worked for St. Patrick School for 7 years. She has an AS in Child and Family Studies from Napa Community College and loves working with children.
Happy Campers Teacher: Mrs. Chalee Besselo
Ms. Chalee graduated from LMC with an AA. She has been with St. Patrick School since 2011 and feels blessed to be apart of the St. Patrick School Family.
Super Kids Teacher: Mrs. Stephanie Gutierrez
Mrs. G graduated from California State University, Dominguez Hills where she received a BS in Child Development and holds a Site Supervisor Permit from the state of California. She has now been with St. Patrick School since 2018 but has worked with children for 8 years.
Smart Cookies Teacher: Ms. Toni Grace
Ms. Toni graduated from California State University, Sacramento with a major in Liberal Studies. She has 2 children and loves watching them play sports. She has worked for St. Patrick School for 10 years.
Mouseketeers Teacher: Mrs. Cindy Flores
Ms. Cindy graduated from Contra Costa College with an Associates degree in Liberal arts and a certificate in Early Childhood Education. She has worked at St. Patrick School for 10 years and is the mommy to a beautiful baby girl.
Teacher Aide: Mrs. Jamie Tarin
Ms. Jamie has worked at St. Patrick School since 2003. She has 3 loving sons and a wonderful husband of 20 years.
Afternoon and Yoga Teacher: Ms. Sunny Bonheur
Ms. Sunny has completed 15 units in ECE and continues her education at her local community college. She's been working with children for 7 years and has been at St. Patrick School since 2018.
Spanish and Afternoon Teacher: Ms. Icela Villeda
Ms. Icela graduated from California State University, Chico with a BA in Child Development and a minor in Psychology. She also holds a Site Supervisor Permit from the state of California. She has worked at St. Patrick School since 2018 and loves teaching the children Spanish.
Zoophonics and Kimochis Teacher: Mrs. Reina Moreno
Ms. Reina graduated from San Francisco State with a BA in Child Adolescent Development with an emphasis on the Young Child. She also completed her Masters in Child Development from the University of Phoenix. She has 2 girls and has been working at St. Patrick School for 4 years.