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Elementary & Middle School Team

We believe that our faculty and staff are called to serve Valor Christian Academy students and families in collaboration and unity as we model Christ in teaching and life.


Mrs. Echevarria

Principal, Head of Schools

Mrs. Draves

Office & Facilities Manager

Mr. Posner

Admissions Director

Mrs. Flentye

Human Resources

Mr. Coons

Director of Media & Online Programs


Mrs. Hanaoka

Transitional Kindergarten Teacher

Ms. Webb

Kindergarten Teacher

Miss Park

1st Grade Teacher

Mrs. Kim

2nd Grade Teacher

Mrs. Garcia

3rd Grade Teacher

Mrs. Bendik

4th Grade Teacher

Ms. Oda

5th Grade Teacher

Mr. Shook

Science & History Teacher – Middle School

Miss Click

English Language Arts & History Teacher – Middle School

Mr. Heilman

Mathematics Teacher – Middle School

Mr. Chu

Bible & Science Teacher – Middle School

Mrs. Gutierrez

Spanish & Technology Teacher

Coach Phil

Athletic Director

Mrs. Charlin

STEAM Teacher

Support Staff

Mrs. Duperron

Administrative Assistant

Ms. Tswana

C&R Manager

Mrs. Bernabe

Classroom Assistant and C&R Staff

Mrs. Cram

Classroom Assistant and C&R Staff

Mrs. Gonzalez-Pinto

Classroom Assistant and C&R Staff

Mr. Montana

Classroom Assistant

Miss Wells

Classroom Assistant and C&R Staff

Mr. Brewer


Dr. Meinema


Our Mission at Valor Christian Academy is to provide each student with an uncompromising Christian education devoted to academic excellence in a family-friendly, safe, and nurturing environment.

Text of 1 Peter 4-10