School Directory

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Name Title Contact at
Steven Berbeco, Ed.D. Superintendent 928.738.1401
Vernita Selestewa Administrative Assistant 928.738.1402
High School
Name Title Contact at
Claudia Russell Principal 928.738.1405
Eileen Navakuku Administrative Assistant 928.738.1406
Ron Carpenter English Teacher
Lynn Fredericks English Teacher
Jerry Jirak English Teacher
Raleigh Namoki Math Teacher
Dustin Pollock Math Teacher
Michael Tenakhongva Math Teacher
David Youngberg Math Teacher
Lynette Clark Science Teacher
Rodney Harris Science Teacher
LaVonne Honyouti Science Teacher
Gerald Flud Social Studies Teacher
James Keith Social Studies Teacher
Farron Lomakema Alternative Teacher
Mary Duwyenie Art Teacher
Thomas Irwin Band Teacher
Emma Talashoma Culinary Teacher
Major James Cox JROTC Teacher
Anita Poleahla Hopi Language Teacher
Cornelia Yazzie Navajo Language Teacher
Javier Linarté Spanish Language Teacher
Shereen Susunkewa Native American Studies Teacher
Ricky Baker Physical Education Teacher
James Phillips Weight Lifting Teacher
Jonathan Smiley Welding Teacher
Stan Bindell Media Teacher
Junior High School
Name Title Contact at
Lucille Sidney Principal 928.738.1410
Diane Honyumptewa Administrative Assistant 928.738.1411
Kay Lowe Academic Counselor 928.738.1412
Rita Keith English Teacher
Carol Sieweyumptewa English Teacher
Dawn Shirley Math Teacher
Patricia Wathen Math Teacher
Eva Bahnimptewa Science Teacher
Grace Mahkewa Science Teacher
Myrtle Curley Social Studies Teacher
Juwan Nuvayokva Physical Education Teacher
Special Education (SPED)
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Laurie Secakuyva Director 928.738.1420
Colleen Secakuku Administrative Assistant 928.738.1421
Romancita Adams SPED Teacher
Celia Seweingyawma SPED Teacher
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Valerie Martin Librarian 928.738.1425
Front Desk Library 928.738.1426
School Climate

Name Title Contact at
Charlene Youvella Dean of Students 928.738.1414
Alice Whiterock Administrative Assistant 928.738.1428
Dr. Kelvin Reed Academic Counselor (Grades 10-12) 928.738.1407
Lacretia Ellsworth Academic Counselor (Grades 7-9) 928.738.1408
Anna Burbank Academic Counselor
Brendalee Lopez Alcohol and Substance Abuse Counselor 928.738.1409
Dempsey Davis Alcohol and Substance Abuse Counselo
Andreana Burton School Health Technician  928.738.1424
Federal Programs and Student Information

Name Title Contact at
Roxanne Lee Federal Programs Director 928.738.1418
Teressa Silas Parent Liason 928.738.1403
Joann Shupla Registrar 928.738.1415
John Lomavaya Attendance Clerk 928.738.1416
Athletics and Activities
Name Title Contact at
Ricky Greer Athletic And Activities Director 928.738.1430
Shirley Tomosie Administrative Assistant 928.738.1431
Human Resources

Name Title Contact at
LaRae Humeyestewa Human Resources Technician 928.738.1504
Security Office
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Walker Ami Security Officer
Chad Dann Security Officer 928.738.1429
Barry Honyouti Security Officer 928.738.1429
Erik Morningstar Security Officer 928.738.1429
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Lyle Laban Transportation Supervisor 928.738.1442
Michelle Batala Administrative Assistant 928.738.1443
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Garlyn Navakuku Facilities Manager 928.738.1440
Althea Poneoma Lead Custodian 928.738.1441
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Jayson Humeyestewa Cafeteria Manager 928.738.1432
Rozina Talaswaima Administrative Assistant 928.738.1433
Business Office
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Patrick Secakuku Business Manager 928.738.1435
Maxine Silas Payroll Clerk 928.738.1436
Lois Puhuyaoma Procurement Clerk 928.738.1437
Miriam Tahbo Banker 928.738.1438
Guy Josytewa Property and Supply Clerk 928.738.1439
Education Technology
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Kenny Wartz Technology Coordinator 928.738.1444
Tee-Jay Youvvella Technology Support Specialist 928.738.1445
Loris Leslie Technology Support Specialist 928.738.1445