Our Faculty

Our School Leaders

Ramyaa Venkatesh

Head of School

Ramyaa Venkatesh serves as Head of School for both Stratford Washington Park and De Anza Park campuses. With more than 20 years of experience in the field of education, 13 of those with Stratford School, Ramyaa is dedicated to providing an enriched educational experience for her students and families.

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Mary Kiely

Director of Lower School

“My job is to be a humble servant to our Stratford students, employees, and families.”

Mary Kiely has been a part of the Stratford School family for over a decade, a place where she feels at home. Before taking on her current role as the Director of Lower School at Stratford School’s Sunnyvale Washington Park campus, Mary taught preschool through kindergarten, as well as served as a vice principal and preschool principal.

Mary Kiely knows that every child that comes through the door has individual needs, and believes it is her job to make sure that she is meeting not only the needs of the student, but of the entire family.

Often wearing many hats on a daily basis, Mary thrives on challenges and obstacles that come her way. She is empowered to impact students in the most meaningful and positive ways possible.

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Alexis Varr

Director of Early Childhood Education

“All children are unique. As an educator, I want their individual uniqueness to shine through.”

Alexis brings twelve years of teaching experience to Stratford School’s Washington Park campus as both a preschool and elementary teacher. She has also served as a STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, Math) mentor and math curricular lead, and supported teachers across all Stratford  campuses. She believes that every child is unique, and needs a safe, caring, and stimulating environment in which to learn.  Emotional, physical, intellectual, and social growth form an integral part of Alexis’s teaching philosophy, and her dedication to this well-balanced approach is evident as a teacher and school leader.

Adela Bjelevac

Office Administrator

Jocelyn Trejo

Office Administrator

Our Faculty

Aparna Anand

1st Grade Teacher

Stephanie Baltazar

Extended Day Teacher

Tara Benna

5th Grade Teacher

Aisha Burney

Pre-Kindergarten Teacher

Prabhjot Chaudry

Kindergarten Teacher

Elaine Chua

3rd Grade Teacher

Alex Chui

Music Teacher

Leslie Chui

1st Grade Teacher

Augusta Coquis

Spanish Teacher

Maripaz Corona Villagomez

Extended Day Teacher

Astrid De La Rosa Luna

Preschool Teacher

Prajakta Deshpande

Kindergarten Teacher

Mampa Dey

Pre-Kindergarten Teacher

Matthew Estolano

Elementary Teacher

Kiran Faldu

Preschool Teacher

Keiry Favela Tizoc

Preschool Teacher

Alexis Favors

Preschool Teacher

Tresca Franklin

4th Grade Teacher

Reginder Gascon

Extended Day Teacher

Veronica Gaytan

Preschool Teacher

Sapna Girish

Kindergarten Teacher

Kalpana Jain

Preschool Teacher

Sonali Jain

Kindergarten Teacher

Sandeepa Karwa

Pre-Kindergarten Teacher

Ksenia Koroleva

Music Teacher

Huijuan Li

Pre-Kindergarten Teacher

Vanya Lnu

Preschool Teacher

Jesus Montejano

Extended Day Teacher

Cindy Murdick

2nd Grade Teacher

Rashmi Nayak

Pre-Kindergarten Teacher

Anila Palla

4th Grade Teacher

Marvin Pascua

PE Teacher

Deepa Pathak

Extended Day Teacher

Sonia Prasad

Computer Science Teacher

Brenda Salas

Extended Day Teacher

Sumeeti Singh

3rd Grade Teacher

Connie Tran

3rd Grade Teacher

Rashmi Vengateswaran

2nd Grade Teacher

Marta Yen

Spanish Teacher