Mrs. Martinez has been teaching at PHCS for 20 years. She earned her Bachelor of Science Degree in Education from Grand Canyon University.
“I believe that God called me to teach His little ones about the Lord. It is my desire to reach each one spiritually, emotional, and academically.”
– Mrs. Martinez
Favorite Verse: Proverbs 3:5-6
First Grade Teacher
Mrs. Salceda has been teaching at PHCS for 32 years. She attended LA Harbor College and Grand Canyon University.
“It is in my heart to teach and reach the students that come through my class spiritually, emotionally, and academically. God has given me this responsibility and I look forward to it every year.” – Mrs. Salceda
Favorite Verse: Philippians 4:8
Second and Third Grade Teacher
Ms. Gutierrez has been teaching at PHCS for 10 years. She earned her Bachelor’s Degree in Liberal Studies from CSUDH, and is currently pursuing a Masters Degree with an emphasis in Teacher Leadership from National University.
“I love teaching because I get to help students realize they are more than students, they are scholars. Students learn while in school; scholars learn their whole life. My greatest moments are when they have grasped the concepts needed to succeed not only in the classroom but in their futures as well.” - Ms. Gutierrez
Favorite Verse: Jeremiah 29:11
Third and Fourth Grade Teacher
Miss Mendoza has been teaching at PHCS for 10 years. She earned her Bachelor of Arts Degree in Liberal Studies, Minor in Bible, Concentration in Elementary Education Emphasis in Biology and is currently pursuing a Master’s Degree from Biola University .
“I love teaching because it engages the mind, helps me relate to others, and nurtures the love of learning in my students.” – Miss Mendoza
Favorite Verse: Colossians 4:6
Elementary Math Teacher
Mr. Deel has been teaching at PHCS for 13 years. He earned his AA from Marymount College and an AA MTC from the school of Theology.
“I am overwhelmed by the notion that what we as teachers contribute in the classroom is at this very moment shaping what is soon to emerge - our next generation of citizens, decision makers, and leaders.” – Mr. Deel
Favorite Verse: 2 Timothy 1:7
Fifth and Sixth Grade Teacher
Miss Coronado has been teaching at PHCS for 14 years. She earned her Bachelor of Arts Degree in Liberal Studies with an emphasis in Kinesiology.
“I believe that the Kingdom of God reigning on earth comes by teaching the next generation the fullness of who He is through the Holy Spirit. I love to see the students grow spiritually, academically, and physically.”
– Miss Coronado
Favorite Verse: Genesis 28:15