Barbara Nazarenus - 6th Grade Teacher
Barbara Nazarenus is currently teaching sixth grade at Eldorado Elementary. She has been teaching at Eldorado since the school opened in 2001. Prior to that, she taught at Trailblazer Elementary which is also located in Highlands Ranch for one and a half years. Her teaching career began in Broward County, which is located in South Florida. She taught in Florida for 11 years before moving to Colorado. She attended the University of South Florida where she received her Bachelor of Science Degree in Education. She obtained her Master's Degree in Education with an emphasis on Curriculum and Instruction from the University of Phoenix. She has experience teaching in grades one through six.
Karla Maynard - 6th Grade Teacher
Karla Maynard began teaching fifth grade in 1992 after graduating from the University of Texas at Austin. Since that time, she has taught second through sixth grade and loved them all! She has been at Eldorado since it opened in 2001. She took a break in 2004 to stay home to raise her two children, Grace and Joseph. She returned to Eldorado in 2009 and has loved being back in the classroom. In addition to teaching, she is part of the Student Council team and also serves on the Eldorado Leadership Committee.
Lisa Sandy - 6th Grade Teacher
Lisa Sandy currently teaches sixth Grade at Eldorado Elementary. This is her eighth year at Eldorado, five years teaching Sixth Grade and three years teaching Fourth Grade. Prior to Eldorado, Lisa taught Fifth and Sixth Grades in Parker, and Fifth Grade in Irving, Texas. While at Eldorado, she has served on the Eldorado Leadership Team and this year is a member of the PRIDE Committee as well as a Mentor to our Anti - Bullying Club.