Contact Us!   Attendance: (651) 578-8061   Main Line: (651) 578-7507

Our Staff

The best way to contact our staff is by calling the main school line (651-578-7507) and then dialing the staff members extension listed below. Some staff do have direct phone numbers, which may also be listed below. 

Main School Numbers

Attendance Line (651) 578-8061
Main School Line (651) 578-7507
Human Resources  (651) 578-7507 x 3502
   OR (651) 353-2314
FAX Numbers  
General Fax Line (651) 578-7532
Student Records Fax Line  (651) 800-4600
HR Requests Fax Line (651) 300-0020

Administrative Staff

John Gawarecki Executive Director (651) 578-7507 x 3506
Thomas Johnston Assistant Director (651) 578-7507 x 3507
Shannon Froberg Assistant Director (Activities) (651) 578-7507 x 3503
Emily Graveen Academic Guidance Counselor
(High School) (651) 578-7507 X 3508
Kirstin Knutson Academic Guidance Counselor
(MiddleSchool) (651) 578-7507 x 3510
Amanda Stout Building A Receptionist (651) 578-7507 X 3500
Joell Pundsack MARSS/Student Data Coordinator
Records Requests (651) 578-7507 x 3505
 (651) 800-4800
Ken La Casse Business Manager
HR Requests  (651) 353-2314
(651) 300-0020
Carrie Hamm Office Manager  (651) 578-7507 x 3501
Justin Gehring Technology Coordinator (651) 400-1024




Jennifer Heydt-Nelson Art Teacher Ext. 1007
Kerry O’Keefe Art Teacher Ext. 2102

Performing Arts

Wendell Sletten  Band/Orchestra Director Ext. 2302
Mike Fillbrandt Theatre Ext. 1017
Karen Hail Choir  


Maggie Burggraaff English Teacher Ext. 4003
Mike Fillbrandt English Teacher Ext. 1017
Michelle Richards English Teacher Ext. 1016
Judy Seeberger English Teacher Ext. 2204
Heather Rosemann English Teacher Ext. 3002
Teresa Ward English/EL Teacher Ext. 1002


Caitlin Harper Math Teacher Ext. 1011
Noah Langseth Math Teacher Ext. 2203
Isaac Leonhardi Math Teacher Ext. 4001 
Sandra Overson Math Teacher Ext. 4002 
Sheri White Math Teacher Ext. 2303

Physical Education / Health

Aron Hellner Phy. Ed. Long Term Sub Ext. 2200
Tara Richert Phy. Ed./Health Teacher (On Leave) Ext. 2200
Andrew Tretter Phy. Ed./Health Teacher Ext. 2201


Jeana Albers Science Teacher Ext. 2202
Jacob Bukkila Science Teacher Ext. 2101
Annie Cardenas Science Teacher Ext. 1008 
Mark Greseth Science Teacher Ext. 1009
Cheri Howe Science Teacher Ext. 1010

Social Studies

Lisa Anderson Social Studies Teacher Ext. 3005
Jessica Heydt Social Studies Teacher Ext. 1001 
Michelle Kurkoski Social Studies Teacher Ext. 4004
Lucy Nordstrom Social Studies Teacher Ext. 1004
Catherine Roath Social Studies Teacher Ext. 1014


Virginia Elsen Spanish Teacher Ext. 1018 
Kassie Larson Spanish Teacher Ext. 1012
Markell Anderson Spanish Teacher Ext. 4005
Patricia Guerra Spanish Teacher Ext. 2301

General Education Assistant

Missy Tyler  General Education Assistant   

Special Education

Angela Haverland Special Education Teacher Ext. 3004
Hannah Kostichka Special Education Teacher (6 to 8) Ext. 1006
Shannon Menard Special Education Teacher Ext. 2103
Mariah Smith Special Education Teacher Ext. 1200
Charles Akyigyina Special Education Assistant  
Kaya Allen Special Education Assistant  
Erin Brault Special Education Assistant  
Debra Fleischhacker Special Education Assistant  
Milli Gupta Special Education Assistant  
Tom Harper Special Education Assistant  
Aron Hellner Special Education Assistant  
April McClernan Special Education Assistant  
Kris Nelson Special Education Assistant  
Mike Palony Special Education Assistant  
Deborah Webster Special Education Assistant  

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Math and Science Academy
8430 Woodbury Crossing
Woodbury MN 55125
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Main School Line: (651) 578-7507
Attendance Line: (651) 578-8061
General Fax: (651) 578-7532
Student Records Fax: (651) 800-4600

Our Sponsor

Liz Wynne - Director
(763) 557-6676 |
P.O. Box 581639
Minneapolis, MN 55458-1639

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