Magnet: Specialized Staff

Friendly, qualified office staff are on site to help answer all your questions! Fully credentialed art and music teachers provide art and instrumental music (piano and guitar) instruction. Qualified activity leaders work with students in art, physical education, dance, drama, gymnastics, and homework assistance. Artists, musicians, dancers, and other practicing professionals serve as guest instructors and consultants providing regularly scheduled classes in their area of expertise.

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Ms. Deborah Verdugo — Magnet Specialist

Ms. Rita Aguirre — Magnet Clerk

Mr. Schuyler Johnson — Vocal Music Teacher

Mrs. Stephany Helms — Art Teacher

Mrs. Sharon McCoy — Kindergarten

Mrs. Judy Gamino — Kindergarten

Ms. Martha Juarez — Homework

Ms. Alicia Sanchez — Homework

Ms. Marissa Rodriguez — Homework

Mr. Evangel Garza— Computer

Ms. Merrie Payne — Tap

Ms. Esperanza Ruiz — Creative Arts

Ms. Diondra Besenthal — Variety Dance

Ms. Izora Lindsey — Ballet

Ms. Muriel Ramos — Drama

Ms. Monique Ruby — Gymnastics

VACANCY — Physical Education

Mt. Vernon Elementary

2161 Potomac Avenue
Bakersfield, CA 93307
Phone 661.631.5380
Fax 661.633.9427

Alfonso Ceja

Vice Principal:
Ana Torres Robles
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.