Our Staff

See our Classes & Departments page for links to our teacher and/or classroom blogs.


Name & EmailPositionVoice Mail
Rajan, ArvinPrincipal2400
McDonald, JaymeAssistant Principal, A - H2401
McKelvie, CherylAssistant Principal, I - O2402
Cave, TammyAssistant Principal, P - Z 2403

Support Staff

Name/EmailPositionVoice Mail
Amatto, CarrieBusiness Manager2121
Chow, AllisonSIS Secretary2414
Decock, TammyAdministrative Secretary2415
Geddes, RosaEducational Assistant7084
Izadifard, Maryam Science Technologist 7175
Jacobs, Ralph Automotive Instructor 2009
Mahtani, PriyaEducation Assistant7024
Riaz, Raja
Technology Support Specialist 2102
Opperman, JenniferEducation Assistant7092
Ofner, LisaStudent Services Secretary2410
Williamson, VictoriaSupport Staff7190
Youngward, RebeccaSchool Secretary2417
Yu, AmyLibrary Assistant2500

Teaching Staff

Name & EmailPositionVoice Mail
Ahluwalia, Jasmine English Teacher - On Leave  7016
Alladin, Kimberley* Head of Student Services / Counsellor M-R 2408
Andrews, Dean 
Science Teacher7001
Bartal, Yasmin Mathematics Teacher  7069
Besplug, Matthew Physical Education Teacher
Black, Jennifer Counsellor A-F/ International Student Coordinator 7173
Blackburn, TobiEnglish Teacher7034
Boissonnault, WendyEnglish Teacher7119
Bolokoski, LawrenceFine Arts Teacher2103
Breadner, LeighSocial Studies Teacher 7192
Brunner, Chelsea TCTS Teacher7028
Cable, ScottSocial Studies Teacher7017
Chan, Karen*Learning Leader, English 3213
Chan, Lorraine Counsellor S-Z / Student Services  2404
Chung, LorraneMathematics Teacher7162
Clemente, ChristinaInternational Languages7032
Coco, Heather English Teacher7176
Cousineau, Anne*Learning Leader, Learning Strategies5101
Daljevic, Maja
Social Studies, Teacher7071
Davis, KarenMathematics Teacher7165
Decock, BreydenScience Teacher 7021
Drysdale, LauraPhysical Education Teacher7065
Fitz, TonyMath Teacher7168
Fleming, AJEnglish Teacher7015
Foisy, Jennifer Science Teacher7007
Froment, KenMathematics Teacher 7046
Gallad, DianeScience Teacher 7056
Giannoutsos, Barbara*Learning Leader, International Languages4232
Giannoutsos, Gus*Learning Leader, Mathematics7047
Gilchrist, KevinSocial Studies Teacher7135
Graham, DavidSocial Studies Teacher7035
Hamel, Neil Learning Strategies 7048
Held, LindseyMathematics Teacher7025
Henkel, RachelleFine Arts / Choir Teacher7022
Heron, Natasha LScience Teacher
Hill, JodyEnglish Teacher 7149
Horne, ErikScience Teacher7005
Hutchinson, AndyPhysical Education Teacher7060
Irving, Mackenzie Social Studies Teacher7018
Jessel, Sherry English Teacher
Johnson, Brent* CTS Learning Leader  7011
Johnson, Tyler LMathematics Teacher7043
Jones, Margaret RuthCTS Teacher 7187
Keller, StephaniePhysical Education Teacher 7008
Kennett, Chelsea ASocial Studies Teacher
Kerkhoven, Eric*Physical Education Learning Leader2502
Kiziak, DarrenSocial Studies Teacher7194
Kooner, SheenaScience Teacher 7045
Kolodnicki, Jane AInternational Languages Teacher7055
Krause, StephenPhysical Education Teacher 7009
Krogstad, QuintinEnglish Teacher7039
Lee, ArleneEnglish Teacher & IB Coordinator7124
Leonard, ChristineScience Teacher  7013
Luu, AnnaMathematics Teacher7185
Macauley, LisaMathematics Teacher7054
MacGregor, DavidSocial Studies Teacher7083
Mah, JessicaScience Teacher7064

Science Teacher7181
McKeage, JamesEnglish Teacher7167
Morante, Enrique Science Teacher-on leave7052
Morice, TaraMathematics Teacher 7051
Murray, Kristen Counsellor G-L  / Student Services  2407
Najand, NadimScience Teacher7057
Neatby, Margo FCTS Teacher7062
Nickell, Dave*Learning Leader, Science7067
Olbricht, NathanCTS Teacher7123
Palmiere, Terri LFine Arts Teacher 7036
Parker, MeganCTS Teacher7027
Pengelly, RockySocial Studies Teacher7183
Penny, JohnMathematics Teacher
Phui, Laura*Learning Leader, Social Studies7174
Roberts, DougCTS2009
Robertson, ChadCTS Teacher7170
Rodriguez de la Vega, JenniferCTS Teacher 7033
Rounding, Philip*Learning Leader, Fine Arts2001
Samji-Kasssam, ShelinaMathematics Teacher7026
Schoenthaler, AndrewPhysical Education Teacher7110
Singh, Rinita English Teacher7153
Slaght, TaylorPhysical Education Teacher7014
Smith, StephanieMathematics Teacher 7012
Spademan, JamieCTS Teacher7184
Sparks, KatherineScience Teacher7030
Stephansson Ross,  RebeccaInternational Languages Teacher 7070
Szol, RyanScience Teacher7029
Taylor, WayneEnglish Teacher 7031
Thomson, IanPhysical Education Teacher7189
Topp, Julie* Learning Leader of ELL 2510
Valenzuela, BrittanyEnglish Teacher-on leave7003
Walter, JeffScience Teacher7077
Watson, KatelynEnglish Teacher  7058
Williams, Sarah*Athletic Director 4004
Wright, KailaCTS Teacher  2010
Young, JulianStudent Services Teacher2127
Yu, CarolynScience Teacher7050
Yuen, PaulScience Teacher7053
Zavaleta, ArmandoScholarships/Work Experience/RAP7061
Zhang, AliceInternational Languages Teacher 7002
Zhao, CherryInternational Languages Teacher-on leave7002

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National Indigenous History Month is a time to explore and appreciate the diverse cultures, traditions and perspectives of First Nations, Inuit and Metis as we deepen our understanding of Indigenous peoples and communities on our Truth and Reconciliation journey #WeAreCBE https://t.co/3ZOrbIc52l

RT @UsihChristopher: The 2022-23 Chief Superintendent Student Advisory Council held its final meeting this pm. The students shared key reflections and strategies to empower student voice and agency. I’m immensely proud of our students. Thanks to staff advisors & admin #WeAreCBE https://t.co/BXhDHqye3t

Merci, for joining the board meeting to share your experiences as French Immersion students! #WeAreCBE https://t.co/ivayR9ftXL

The Board of Trustees approved the 2021-24 Education Plan and 2023-24 budget at its May 30 regular board meeting. https://t.co/ylUAHroBxY #yycbe https://t.co/5qnHPtS9av

Today’s Board of Trustees public meeting starts at 11 a.m. at the Education Centre. Join us in-person or stream the meeting online https://t.co/nvCl1fNOeh #yycbe https://t.co/1H1fGiuyK1

Monday, May 29 is a system-wide non-instructional day so there are no classes for CBE students. It is also the provincial election day – don’t forget to vote! Have a safe long weekend. #WeAreCBE https://t.co/nihcInFUcL

RT @globalfestyyc: Last week, GlobalFest was a proud participant in the Bob Edwards Diversity and Peace Conference. With the theme of “Acceptance is our Superpower”, GlobalFest was able to host Virgin Radio Host Andrew Uyeno in a classroom discussion about what it means to be biracial. https://t.co/WLOrHlIvSg

Forest Lawn High School hosted the first-ever high school Esports Tournament - 8 schools competed in the popular game League of Legends, showcasing the excitement of competitive gaming and also highlighting the educational value and benefits it brings to students. #WeAreCBE https://t.co/bwFrVtuELs