Sophia Flores

Sophia Flores is a San Diego native with strong roots in her Chicanx community. As an alum of High Tech High Media Arts she went on to graduate from the University of California, Davis with a BA in Sociology, BA in Chicanx Studies, and minor in Education. Since graduation, Sophia has severed for Americorps and […]

Stephanie Montanarelli

Stephanie Montanarelli is from Baltimore, MD and has been living in San Diego since 2016. She has undergraduate degrees in fine art metalsmithing and art education as well as a graduate degree in teaching and learning with technology. Stephanie taught visual art for 11 years before taking 2 years off to study and work in […]

Roya Eskandar

Roya was born in Chicago, Illinois, but has spend a majority of her life here in sunny San Diego. She has completed her Associates of Arts in Humanities and is currently finishing up her Bachelors degree at Cal State University- San Marcos in Literature and Writing. As an Academic Coach, Roya has the opportunity to […]

Ryan Luz

I have been teaching at High Tech Middle since 2013. I have taught humanities in 8th grade, 7th grade, and now 6th grade at HTM since 2017. Previously, I student taught in both a middle school and a high school in Jurupa Valley while pursuing my teaching credential at UC Riverside. I received a Masters […]

Robin Ray

HI! I am looking forward to working with your student this year. This is my 6th year at high tech. I have been at HTeCV, HTMMA and now here at Middle. I worked as after care assistant and now as an Academic Coach. I was born and raised in Chula Vista, was in the military […]

Matthew Chapman

“Wherever I lay my hat, that’s my home” ~Gaye, Strong & Whitfield That’s been me! Born in the United Kingdom a very long time ago, living on several continents, marrying a Brazilian wife, adopting children from different continents and finally ending up in San Diego. I am grateful that, after 2 other distinct careers and […]

Maxwell Cady

Max is passionate about pursuing the integration of collaboration, play, and curiosity into education. Max began his career in education working as an afterschool teacher, tutor and camp counselor. Max then worked for three years as a Learning Facilitator and Technology and Innovation Coordinator at the Liger Learning Center in Cambodia. The Liger Learning Center […]

Lauren Reate

Lauren is proud to be a San Diego native, born and raised; while she loves traveling abroad she couldn’t imagine living anywhere else. She attended San Diego State University for her B.A. in Deaf Education and American Sign Language with a minor in Classics. In 2015 she received her M.A.Ed in Learning and Curriculum design […]