Team Members


Principal: Mrs. O’Neal,

Vice Principal: Mr. Valderrama,

Family and Community Engagement Liaison: Ms.

Academic Program Leader: Mrs. Tiede,

Academic Coach: Mrs. Freeland,

Behavioral Intervention Specialist: Mrs. Reyes,

Secretary: Ms. Castro,

Clerk: Ms. Abla,

Specially Funded Bilingual Clerk:  Mrs. Barron,

Office Assistant: Mrs. Garcia-Llamas,

Librarian: Miss Williams,

Cafeteria Manager: Mrs. Hernandez,

Custodian: Mr. Lopez,

School Nurse:  Mrs. Schmiedel,

After School Program Manager: Mrs. Myers,


Mrs. Trinidad,

Mrs. Barrientos,

Transitional Kindergarten

Mrs. Tremble,


Mrs. Cole,
Ms. Kennedy,
Mrs. Milam,
Mrs. Reichel,
Mrs. Sinclair,

1st Grade

Ms. Dana Garcia,
Mrs. Diana Garcia,
Mrs. Picker,
Mrs. Sanchez,

2nd Grade

Mrs. Hernandez,
Mrs. Narup,
Mrs. O’Neil,
Mrs. Rendel,

3rd Grade

Mrs. Boutwell,
Mrs. Brown,
Ms. Larkin,
Mrs. Barr,

4th Grade

Mr. Daines,
Mrs. Jiron,
Mrs. Meridith,
Mrs. Jaime,

5th Grade

Mrs. Best,
Miss Brimmer,
Ms. Allred,
Mrs. Spencer,

Combo Classes 

RSP/SDC, Grades 4-5: Mrs.
RSP/SDC, Grades K-3: Miss Martinez,
Autism, Pre-K/K: Mrs.
Autism, Grades 1-3: Miss Wilson,
Autism, Grades 4-5: Mrs. Reyna,


Speech: Mr. Sitorius,


Music: Mr. Zelinka,

Hort Elementary School

2301 Park Drive
Bakersfield, CA 93306
Phone 661.631.5330
Fax 661.363.6083

Attendance 661.631.4922

Diana O'Neal

Vice Principal
Mr. Henry Valderrama II

Office Hours

Nondiscrimination Policy

Bakersfield City School District programs, activities, and practices shall be free from unlawful discrimination, including discriminatory harassment, intimidation, and bullying based on actual or perceived characteristics of race or ethnicity, color, ancestry, nationality, national origin, ethnic group identifications, age, religion, marital or parental status, physical or mental disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression, or genetic information or any other characteristic identified in Education Code 200 or 220, Penal code 422.55, or Government Code 11135, or based on association with a person or group with one or more of these actual or perceived characteristics. If you believe you have been subjected to discrimination, harassment, intimidation, or bullying, you should immediately contact the school site principal and/or the District’s Human Resource Administrator, at 661-631-4663, or at 1300 Baker Street, Bakersfield, California 93305. A copy of BCSD’s Uniform Complaint Procedures and Non-Discrimination policies are available by clicking here and/or upon request.