John Wayland Elementary School

Home of the Jaguars

FACULTY AND STAFF

ADMINISTRATION

PRINCIPAL MRS. KAREN RIDDER

Karen Ridder is excited to be joining John Wayland as the principal beginning the fall of 2016. She is a Rockingham County native, having graduated from Turner Ashby High School, Bridgewater College, and James Madison University. She began her teaching career teaching middle school English in Frederick County for nine years before returning to Rockingham County. Mrs. Ridder has also worked as a reading specialist in both middle and elementary schools. Most recently, she was as assistant principal at Wilbur Pence Middle School for four years. Mrs. Ridder resides in Rockingham County with her husband and two children and enjoys baking and reading mysteries.

ASSISTANT PRINCIPAL ALIX JOHNSTON

Alexandra Johnston has been part of the JWES school community since the fall of 2013. Ms. Johnston grew up in the Washington DC area and began her teaching career in the Shenandoah Valley. Prior to becoming an assistant principal, she taught middle school math and served as a math specialist.

OFFICE STAFF

PRE-KINDERGARTEN

KINDERGARTEN

FIRST GRADE

SECOND GRADE

THIRD GRADE

FOURTH GRADE

FIFTH GRADE

RESOURCE TEACHERS

SPECIALTY TEACHERS

SPED

SPECIALTY STAFF

NURSES

TDT


  • Angelina Pardini, TDT Specialist
  • Jeremy Harsh, TDT Specialist



SCHOOL PSYCHOLOGIST


  • Kristi Estep, School Psychologist​​



SOCIAL WORKER


  • Ashlea Link, Social Worker​

CAFETERIA STAFF