Members of the Santa Ynez Valley Christian Academy faculty have been selected on the basis of academic credentials and their commitment to the goals of Christian education. All of our teachers have completed a college or graduate level teacher preparation program and are State of California Certified as well as being active members of a Bible-believing church. Our 9 teachers bring over 150 years of teaching experience to the Santa Ynez Valley Christian Academy.

If you would like to contact a teacher then please reach out to the school office.


  Mrs. Valerie Madill  Kindergarten BS in Child Development / Child Life - University of La Verne

Mrs. Valerie Madill
Kindergarten
BS in Child Development / Child Life - University of La Verne


  Mrs. Shelly Leeson  First Grade  

Mrs. Shelly Leeson
First Grade
 


  Mrs. Carole Donati  Second Grade BA in Liberal Studies - Fresno State University

Mrs. Carole Donati
Second Grade
BA in Liberal Studies - Fresno State University


  Mrs. Tiffany Brown  Third Grade  

Mrs. Tiffany Brown
Third Grade
 


  Miss Lindsay Hubert  Fourth Grade BA in Liberal Studies - Westmont College

Miss Lindsay Hubert
Fourth Grade
BA in Liberal Studies - Westmont College


  Mr. Brian Sothcott  Fifth Grade  

Mr. Brian Sothcott
Fifth Grade
 


  Mrs. Danielle Marsh  Middle School Math & Science BS in Liberal Studies with Authorization in Mathematics - Cal Poly San Luis Obispo

Mrs. Danielle Marsh
Middle School Math & Science
BS in Liberal Studies with Authorization in Mathematics - Cal Poly San Luis Obispo


  Mrs. Laurie Seaford  Middle School History & Bible  

Mrs. Laurie Seaford
Middle School History & Bible
 


  Mrs. Ceci Endy  Middle School Language Arts Spanish, BA in Romance Languages Minor in English University of Nevada, Las Vegas

Mrs. Ceci Endy
Middle School Language Arts
Spanish, BA in Romance Languages
Minor in English
University of Nevada, Las Vegas


  Mrs. Willow Wade  School Secretary BA in Liberal Studies - California State University, Channel Islands

Mrs. Willow Wade
School Secretary
BA in Liberal Studies - California State University, Channel Islands


  Mrs. Shelley Norvell  Interim Business Manager BA in English Literature - University of Akron

Mrs. Shelley Norvell
Interim Business Manager
BA in English Literature - University of Akron


  Mrs. Jenn Chirgwin  Teaching Aide, Lunch Supervisor, and Librarian BA in English Studies - University of California Santa Barbara

Mrs. Jenn Chirgwin
Teaching Aide, Lunch Supervisor, and Librarian
BA in English Studies - University of California Santa Barbara