Anna Keithler, School Director
I am a graduate of Sacramento State and received my Bachelors in Child Development. I have been working in the industry for more than 5 years and plan to continue down this path. I love surrounding myself with children and getting the opportunity to watch them grow. I also have a huge passion for empowering teachers and providing them with the materials and ideas they need to fulfill their vision in their classroom.
Cassandra Spell, Assistant Director
I have worked with The Phoenix Schools since 2015. Prior to my time at Phoenix, I worked for the City of Rocklin with school age children. Working with children has always been a passion of mine and I have been doing it for over 14 years. I have a Bachelors Degree in Child Development from Sacramento State University as well as an Associates in Early Childhood Education. When I'm not working, I enjoy traveling, crafting, and spending time with my family.
Racquel Madson, Teacher
Hello! My name is Racquel Madson. I started my teaching career in 1997 in Delaware, teaching 5th, 6th and 2nd grade before the birth of my son Jaden, in 2006. I have been teaching in Early Childhood Education since 2010 and I have been with The Phoenix Schools since 2013. I have my Bachelor of Arts in English/ Journalism from the University of Delaware and my Masters in Education from Wilmington University. I enjoy spending time with my son, family and friends.
Paula Tamayo, Teacher
Hi! I’m Paula. I have worked for the Phoenix Schools since 2001 and I have been in this field for 35 years! I am married with 2 grown boys and a dog. In my spare time I love watching cooking shows and reading books. I also really enjoy watching NASCAR racing, go #99. Children have always been what I love best and I am so happy to have touched a part of our future.