• Multilingual Programs Department Staff

    (281) 498-8110 ext. 29071 

  • Director

    Director of Second Language Education

    Patricia Cantu

    Director of Multilingual Programs Department

    SIOP Trainer/ Coach

     Coordinator

    Coordinator of Second Language Education & World Languages

    Dr. Katharine Garcia-Vance

    Coordinator of Multilingual Programs Department

    SIOP Trainer/ Coach

    Supervisors

    Elementary/Intermediate Program Supervisor & K-6 Newcomer Support Specialist

    Andrea Grajeda

    Elementary/Intermediate Programs Supervisor & K-6 Newcomer Support Specialist

    SIOP Trainer/ Coach

    Supports Holmquist and Rees Elementary

    Secondary Program Supervisor & Refugee Support Specialist

    Marjorie Hsu

    Secondary Programs Supervisor & Refugee Support Specialist

    SIOP Trainer/ Coach

    Supports Taylor, Crossroads, Early College and Kerr H.S.

     

  • Elementary/Intermediate Specialists

     

    SIOP Coaching Specialist & Intermediate Language Integration Specialist for Math/Science

    Sangeeta Bhattacharya 

    Multilingual Programs Department Specialist

    SIOP Trainer/ Coach

    Supports Chambers, Chancellor, Landis and Owens

     

     

    K-6 Dual Language & Compliance Specialist

    Paola Fernandez-Cornejo

    Multilingual Programs Department Specialist

    SIOP Trainer/ Coach

    Supports Best, Collins, Liestman and Mata 

    English Language Development Specialist

    John Hood

    Multilingual Programs Department Specialist

    SIOP Trainer/ Coach

    Supports Cummings, Helfin, Kennedy, Petrosky, Smith and Klentzman 

    S.L.E. Instructional Specialist

    Diana Ruiz

    Multilingual Programs Department Specialist

    Supports Boone, Horn, Mahanay, and Miller

    Esther Rios

    Esther Rios

    Multilingual Programs Department Specialist

    Supports Alexander, Martin, Sneed, Youens and Youngblood 

    S.L.E. Intructional Specialist

    Helen Sebastian

    Multilingual Programs Department Specialist

    Supports A.L.C., Bush, Hearne, Hicks, Outley and Budewig

  • Secondary Specialists

     

    ESL Intrictional Specialist

    Marla Cortes

    ESL Instructional Specialist

    SIOP Trainer/ Coach

    Supports Albright, AMS, Killough and Elsik H.S.

     

    ESL Instructional Specialist

    Dr. Lenora Leatherwood

    ESL Instructional Specialist

    SIOP Trainer/ Coach

    Supports LINC/SOAR, Olle, Hastings and ALC

     Dr. Jean Menson

    Dr. Jean Menson

    ESL Instructional Specialist

    Supports Holub, ENGC, HNGC and O'Donnell

    Office Staff

     

    Maria Moreno

    Multilingual Programs Department Secretary