New year, new teachers at GCAA

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Ms. Cindy Kalachek - 10th Grade English

At the August 22 Open House, many GCAA families took the opportunity to meet their children's new teachers. The evening began in the North Cafeteria, where High School Principal Laura Hoffman provided information of general interest, including
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Ms. Laura Hoffman - High School Principal

  a review of GCAA's Learning Success Compact. The parents then walked through their child's class schedule, meeting the teachers.
Ms. Constance Rich

Ms. Constance Rich - Spanish

GCAA is still a growing school, adding a new grade each year. This year, new teachers were hired to teach the brand new 10th grade. There have been other new faculty hires as well, including more than a few in the fine arts departments. I'd like to pause here to recognize the efforts of parent volunteer Mindy Carney for updating the individual teacher pages and the Faculty and Staff Page on this website. If you would like to "meet" the new GCAA faculty members on this website, then, you can do that by following the links at the bottom of this article, which will provide you with short bios of each new teacher. You can view the bios of all GCAA faculty and staff by visiting the Faculty and Staff page. Many of the teacher bios include photos (faculty members who have not yet been photographed are invited to contact me to make arrangements -
Mr. Michael Howe

Mr. Michael Howe - 10th Grade Chemistry

Kathleen Cummings - Special Education Lucie Fairbanks, Pre-Algebra and Algebra I Kandy Giles - Visual Art Andrew Goodin thumbAndrew Goodin, B.S., M.Ed. - Makerspace Manager       Mike HoweMichael Howe, B.S., M.Ed. - 10th Grade Chemistry       Cindy Kalachek thumb Cindy Kalachek, B.A., M.Ed. – 10th Grade English       Peter_Kileff thumbPeter Kileff, B.A., M.A.T – 6th Grade Communication Arts & Social Studies       The New CutLinda Lawson-Mixon - Technical Theatre       Jeremy Melton - Instrumental Music - Band Chivas Merchant-Buckman - Dance - Ballet and Modern (Horton) Amber Murphy thumb Amber Murphy, B.A., M.A. - 10th grade English       Connie Rich1Connie Rich, B.A., M.Ed. - Spanish I & II     brandon rileyBrandon Riley, BA - Theatre Arts     Alex Terrance thumbAlex Terrance, B.A., M.A. – 8th Social Studies Keith Tyrone Williams - Dance and Musical Theatre