Staff Directory


Palencia Elementary 2018-2019

Staff email addresses are not available on the website due to security issues.  Please call the main office for specific email addresses or check Home Access Center (HAC) for the teacher’s email address.


Mrs. Goodrich Principal 904.547.4010
Mrs. Mehanna Assistant Principal 904.547.4010
Ms. Sidoroff Secretary/Book Keeper 904.547.4010
Mrs. Johnston Instructional Literacy Coach 904.547.4010
Ms. Ellis Guidance Counselor
Ms. Adams LEA Clerk
Ms. Wildes Guidance Clerk Guidance Website
Ms. Leddy Data Operator/Registrar 904.547.4010
Mr. Thomas Maintenance Manager 904.547.4010
Ms. Wright Receptionist 904.547.4010


Ms. Banks Kindergarten
Ms. Bussie Kindergarten
Ms. Greenwood Kindergarten
Ms. Kerekes Kindergarten
Ms. Nelson Kindergarten
Ms. Oleszczuk Kindergarten
Ms. Whitworth Kindergarten

First Grade

Ms. Campbell Grade 1
Ms. Case Grade 1 Teacher Website
Ms. Craig Grade 1
Ms. Devane Grade 1
Ms. Downs Grade 1
Ms.  Jackson Grade 1
Ms. Ledford Grade 1
Ms.  Rutherford Grade 1
Ms. Simanoff Grade 1

Second Grade

Mr. Ackerman Grade 2 Teacher Website
Ms. Andreoni Grade 2
Ms. Davis Grade 2 Teacher Website
Ms. Fischer Grade 2
Ms. Hackney Grade 2 Teacher Website
Ms. Heiar Grade 2
Ms. Klauk Grade 2  Teacher Website
Ms. Young Grade 2

Third Grade

Ms. Caronna Grade 3 Teacher Website
Ms. Crecco Grade 3 Teacher Website
Ms. Haliko Grade 3 Teacher Website
Ms. Isbell Grade 3
Ms. Kuhnle Grade 3
Ms. Simpson Grade 3
Ms. Thune Grade 3
Ms. Schulz Grade 3 AT

Fourth Grade

Ms. Baye Grade 4
Ms. Echevarria Grade 4
Ms. Groleau Grade 4
Ms.  Maillo Grade 4
Ms. Whaley Grade 4 Teacher Website
Ms.  Worthington Grade 4

Fifth Grade

Ms. Brown Grade 5  Fifth Grade Website
Ms. Edwards Grade 5  Fifth Grade Website
Ms. Gardner Grade 5  Fifth Grade Website
Ms. Glennon Grade 5  Fifth Grade Website
Ms. Holmes Grade 5  Fifth Grade Website
Ms. Hughes Grade 5  Fifth Grade Website
Ms.Wadsworth Grade 5  Fifth Grade Website

Resource Staff

Ms. Angus Art
Ms. Ayrish Booysen Library Media Specialist Media Center Website
Ms. Brougham PE PE Website
Ms. Dowdie Music Teacher Website
Ms. McMahon PE PE Website

Exceptional Student Education (ESE)

Ms. Batenhorst Speech
Ms. DeVall ESE
Ms. Holt ESE
Ms. Kirby Speech Teacher Website
Ms. Tuccillo ESE


Ms. Degutis Media Paraprofessional Media Center Website
Ms. Limardo Paraprofessional
Ms. Leonardi Paraprofessional

Health Clinic

Ms. Garcia Nurse Health Clinic Website

District Employees

Ms. Brooks Physical Therapist
Ms. Holloway Occupational Therapist
Ms. Little Psychologist
Ms. Mercurio IT Specialist
Ms. Stone Gifted Consultative Teacher Teacher Website


Ms. Singh Food Service Manager Cafeteria Website


Mr. Thomas Maintenance Manager 904.547.4010