Meet Our Faculty

The faculty and staff of Desert Cove Elementary School are committed to providing a safe, loving and supportive environment for all students.

We are proud to introduce you to our caring and knowledgeable teachers, each of whom have a keen understanding of how their students learn, and embrace the innovations and challenges of a forward-thinking curriculum.

We feel open communication is key in every student’s education, and strive to keep families informed.

CA

Atkins, Courtney

NVAA - Visual Arts

Art

SB

Benvenuto, Shannon

Teacher

5th Grade Teacher

AB

Bolenbach, Aimee

Specialist

Gifted

KB

Boyett, Kitt

NVAA - Drama

Art

LB

Broom, Lynn

Sped Para

Support Staff

JC

Christensen, Jill

Aide

AC

Coffey, Annette

Teacher

4th Grade Teacher

BC

Condron, Brandon

Mascot

Staff

AC

Crider, Anita

Band Teacher

Band

RC

Custer, Rebecca

Teacher

2nd Grade Teacher

KD

Deller, Keara

Teacher

1st Grade Teacher

SD

Denny, Sharon

Social Worker

Support Staff

DD

Dundas, Dave

Teacher

4th Grade Teacher

MF

Ferguson, Melissa

Occupational Therapist

Staff

JF

Freed, Jennifer

Aide
Communication Development

KG

Gavelda, Kathy

Teacher

6th Grade Teacher

KJ

Johnson, Karla

Math Specialist/Computers/STEM

Math

MJ

Johnson, Marlo

Teacher

5th Grade Teacher

KJ

Joiner, Krista

Psychologist

Support Staff

KJ

Jones, Kelli

Aide
Communication Development

KJ

Jove, Kristen

Gifted Pre-K Aide

Aide

JK

Kalk, Jeffrey

Teacher

Room 114F

Physical Education

Administration 5
Administration 5
Administration 5
Art 7
Art 7
Art 7
Band 11
Dance 17
English 18
Health 23
Library 24
Math 25
Physical Education 26
Physical Education 26
Special Education 33
Aide, Special Education 101, 33
3rd Grade Teacher 79
3rd Grade Teacher 79
4th Grade Teacher 80
4th Grade Teacher 80
1st Grade Teacher 81
1st Grade Teacher 81
1st Grade Teacher 81
2nd Grade Teacher 82
2nd Grade Teacher 82
5th Grade Teacher 83
5th Grade Teacher 83
6th Grade Teacher 84
6th Grade Teacher 84
Gifted 86
Gifted 86
Gifted 86
Gifted 86
Gifted 86
Gifted 86
Kindergarten Teacher 87
Kindergarten Teacher 87
Aide, Preschool Teacher 101, 89
Support Staff 90
Support Staff 90
Support Staff 90
Support Staff 90
Support Staff 90
Support Staff 90
Aide, Communication Development 101, 95
Communication Development 95
Aide, Communication Development 101, 95
Aide, Communication Development 101, 95
Communication Development 95
Aide, Communication Development 101, 95
Communication Development 95
Communication Development 95
Aide, Communication Development 101, 95
Music 98
Strings 100
Aide, Preschool Teacher 101, 89
Aide, Communication Development 101, 95
Aide, Communication Development 101, 95
Aide, Communication Development 101, 95
Aide 101
Aide, Communication Development 101, 95
Aide 101
Aide 101
Aide, Special Education 101, 33
Aide, Communication Development 101, 95
Aide 101
Staff 102
Staff 102
Staff 102
Staff 102
Staff 102