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Rebecca Hendry: Principal

I have served the San Tan Valley area and the Florence Unified School District for the past 9 years as an administrator and will be entering my 19th year in education. I am looking forward to another exciting year as principal at Circle Cross Ranch K-8 School. As we embark on a new journey embracing the Arizona Career and College Readiness Standards (Common Core Standards), we are working hard to prepare our teachers and students for an increased rigor in academics in the upcoming years.


Holly Dalby: Assistant Principal

I have been teaching a variety of subjects for 13 years. My teaching experience includes 7 years of teaching 6-8 grade science and I am Highly Qualified in the area of middle school science. I also am Highly Qualified in the area of Language Arts which I taught in conjunction with science for 4 years. I hold a Bachelors of Science in Elementary Education as well as a Masters in Educational Administration.  I have been working for Circle Cross Ranch K-8 for 6 years.


Phyllis Bellemare: Dean of Students/Master Teacher

I am happy to be joining CCR this year as Dean. I have been in education for over 15 years. My experiences include being a classroom teacher for grades 3 through college. I spent over a year in Nigeria where I was acting principal for 6months at an IB boarding High School. I was also the Secondary School Coordinator for another school in the city of Abuja, Nigeria. Prior to Nigeria, I spent a year in Guatemala teaching grades 7 and 8 English.