Laura Roberts

Math Teacher

Laura Roberts, Math Teacher

Department(s): Math

Experience: Electrical and control systems engineer for Bechtel. Teaching at Altimira since 2010.

Degrees and Certifications: Bachelor of Science Electrical Engineering and Single Subject Credential in Mathematics

Interests: Piano, travel, reading, hiking, doing things with my family


Elizabeth Stevenson

Math, Science, Special Ed

Elizabeth Stevenson, Math, Science, Special Ed

Department(s): Math Science Special Ed

Social Studies, English Language Art, English Language Development, Math, Science, Special Ed

Experience: I have been teaching students in various ways since 1999.

Degrees and Certifications: Multiple Subject Teaching Credential, Educational Specialist Credential, BA in American Multicultural Studies

Interests: My special interests are spending time with my family, hiking, camping, traveling, and going to the beach.


Rachel Abrams

Special Ed

Rachel Abrams, Special Ed

Department(s): English Language Art Math Special Ed

Experience: Received Bachelor's Degree at University of Kansas (KU), received teaching credentials at Humboldt State University and Sonoma State University. My first year teaching was 2006-2007 at Kenilworth Middle School. For the Sonoma Valley USD, taught at Adele Harrison Middle School from 2007-2008, and have taught at Altimira Middle School since 2008.

Degrees and Certifications: BA in Liberal Arts, Level I and Level 2 in Education Specialist-Special Education Credential (received at HSU and SSU), CLAD certified; SDAE/CTEL certified, Added Autism Certification.

Interests: Reading specialist/teaching students phonics and reading comprehension; Writing/composing and editing essays and teaching students writing techniques; Personal activities include keeping in close contact with friends and family, swimming, hiking/being outdoors, visiting art museums, traveling, and seeing music live.


Cquerida Lappin


Cquerida Lappin, English

Department(s): English Language Development English Language Art Math

Experience: Teacher at Altimira since 2010

Degrees and Certifications: Bachelor of Arts in English and Teaching Credentials in Spanish and English