Faculty & Staff

Paul Camargo

Mr. Paul Camargo
PRINCIPAL + Grades 5/6

BA in Liberal Arts; MA in Ed Technology
CA Multiple Subject Teaching Credential
Years at VLS: 3
Teaching Experience: 15

Margaret Rehrer

Mrs. Margaret Rehrer
VICE PRINCIPAL + Grades 1/2

BA in Music; MS in Education (pndg)
CA Teaching Credential (pndg)
Years at VLS: 18
Teaching Experience: 36

Danette Parks

Mrs. Danette Parks
Kindergarten + Athletic Director
Grade 3 Math

BA in Liberal Arts; MA in Education
CA Teaching Credential
Years at VLS: 20
Teaching Experience: 21

Whitney Rutland

Miss Whitney Rutland
Grades 3/4

BA in Education; Minor in Theology
MA in Education (pndg)
CA Multiple Subject Teaching Credential
First year at VLS 2017-18
Teaching Experience: 6

Mel Grove

Miss Pamela Grove
Grades 1–6

BA in Education
CA Teaching Credential
Years at VLS: 5
Teaching Experience: 32

Rebekah Melendez

Miss Rebekah Melendez
Grades 7/8

BA in Spanish
CA Teaching Credential (pndg)
Years at VLS: 3
Teaching Experience: 4

Emily Booth

Mrs. Emily Booth
Band Director + Director of
Kindergarten Afternoon Day Care

AA in Music Education
Years at VLS: 18
Teaching Experience: 34




Yvonne Davies · Administrative Assistant

Ryan Tranquilla · Hot Lunch Director

Dona Kempter-Turner · Day Care Supervisior / Teacher's Aide

Yasuko DeBoard · Kindergarten Teacher's Aide