R. Pete Woodard
Junior High School

Our Staff

Our Mission

The dedicated Woodard staff will provide an intellectually challenging curriculum in which each student will master grade level standards in a physically and emotionally safe environment.

Our Goal

Students will demonstrate quality work that will show expected growth in learning with emphasis on raising reading and math skills.

To help us achieve our goal and mission:

We provide a quality education in a safe learning environment for all students. Team and teacher conferences with parents include positive events and academic progress. We provide mid-term progress reports and standards based report cards to parents.

Administration and Office Staff

Danny Acosta
Principal
Send Email

Nichole Herzog
Assistant Principal
Send Email

Jacque Ledgerwood
Secretary
Send Email

Raquel Smith
Clerk
Send Email

Marlene Gleim
Health Aide
Send Email

Dorothy Higuera
Counselor
Send Email

Tomas Salviejo
School Resource Officer
Send Email

Viridiana Aguilar
Librarian
Send Email

Teachers

Approximately half of our certified teachers have master's degrees and/or have taught for more than ten years!

Sixth Grade

Gustavo Alvarez
Language Arts
Send Email

Kim Bingham
Reading
Send Email

Jillian Chwojdak
Language Arts
Send Email

Jacob Deutsch
Science
Send Email

Joshua Kaylor
Math
Send Email

Cassandra Opolsky
Math
Send Email

Sharon Quick
Social Studies
Send Email

Jon Smith
Social Studies
Send Email

Helen Snow
Science/STEM
Send Email

Seventh Grade

Kenneth Bazzell
Math
Send Email

Pauline Cameron
Language Arts
Send Email

Chauncey Crabtree
Math
Send Email

David Diehl
Social Studies
Send Email

Danielle Jurgens
Language Arts
Send Email

Mary Onwiler
Science
Send Email

Matthew Ralph
Science
Send Email

Gary Southworth
Social Studies
Send Email

Candy Werley
Math
Send Email

Eighth Grade

Anthony Acker
Language Arts
Send Email

Sarah Connell
Math
Send Email

Kelly Gurney
Social Studies
Send Email

Norrie Higuera
Science
Send Email

Ernesto Mendoza
Math
Send Email

Robert Nelson
Social Studies
Send Email

Patty Quiroz
Language Arts
Send Email

Matthew Ralph
Science
Send Email

Special Area Teachers

Anthony Acker
Computers
Send Email

Gustavo Alvarez
AVID
Send Email

Kimberly Bingham
Girls Physical Education
Send Email

Curtis Cooper
ESS/Moderate
Send Email

David Diehl
Physical Education
Send Email

Melissa Heye
Military Family Life Counselor
Send Email

Ron Johnson
ESS/Resource
Send Email

Danielle Jurgens
AVID
Send Email

Pete McCall
Physical Education
Send Email

Melanie Morley
Music
Send Email

Shelby Nash
ESS
Send Email

Patty Quiroz
AVID
Send Email

Shellie Springborn
Art
Send Email

Jesus Taddei
Migrant Technology and Advocate
Send Email

Jimmy Williamson
Industrial Arts
Send Email