School Directory

(p): (858) 386-0887            (f): (858) 777-9197

Address: 6991 Balboa Ave San Diego, CA 92111

Directory of Team Members

Please see below to determine who to contact when you need assistance.

All team members can be reached by calling the main school number: 858.386.0887

For courtesy purposes and to avoid confusion, please refer to faculty with the names associate below. Please do not use a letter in place of their name. Example: Ms. Putters, Mrs. Pourdier, Mrs. Platt – all should be addressed in that manner, no one should addressed as Ms. P. Thank you for your cooperation to help maintain clarity.

PurposePositionTeam Member Email Address
Issues pertaining to the class, and Explorer progress for all subjectsTeachers see below see below
Pick Up Approval
All General Inquires
Administrative Support Coordinator Mrs.
Data Compliance (relating to State/District guidelines)
Director of Enrollment Mr.
Explorer Discipline Concerns &
Leadership Opportunities
Director of School Culture Mr.
Language Curriculum & Global Studies Director of Languages and Global Studies HaMorah
Middle School & IB MYP Program Director of Middle School and International Baccalaureate Coordinator Mr.
Math Curriculum grades 1-5Math Differentiation TeacherMs. Putters
Other Instructional Issues including ideas relating to new classroom initiatives Instructional CoachMs.
Special Education Special Explorer Education Team Tina Poudrier & Erin Fergus
Ideas for initiatives to support the school program Kavod Parent Committee
Addressing a secondary level of an issue after going to first point of contact Executive Director Mrs.
Concerns to address with the Board of Directors after reaching out to above points of contact.Kavod Board Parent RepresentativeSvetlana
Grant Writing and Fundraising Friends of Kavod

Team Members – Faculty

Grade/Class/PositionName Email
TKMs. Stulac
KAMr. Buchanan
TK/K and Differentiation Ms.
1AMs. Day
1BMs. Miller
2BMrs. Gossett
3AMs. Bartz
4Mr. Balona
5Mr. St.Hilaire
Math Differentiation grades 1-5Ms.
6th Grade
Language & Literature/Individuals and Society
6th Grade
Music, 6th Grade Design/Community ServiceMr.
Hebrew Hamorah
Hebrew Hamorah Reut
Hebrew Hamorah
Physical Education Coach


Families can apply via the schoolmint portal.

Enrollment is time sensitive. Some classes are already on a waitlist for the 2019-2020 school year.

You can reach out to our Director of Enrollment to learn more at

Information Sessions

Information Sessions & Tour Dates/Times

Information Sessions are Currently Suspended Due to School Closure

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