Meet our K - HS Teachers


  • Mrs. Martinez

    Mrs. Martinez has been teaching at PHCS for 20 years. She earned her Bachelor of Science Degree in Education from Grand Canyon University. 

    “I believe that God called me to teach His little ones about the Lord. It is my desire to reach each one spiritually, emotional, and academically.”
     - Mrs. Martinez

    Favorite Verse: Proverbs 3:5-6

  • Mrs. Salceda

    Mrs. Salceda has been teaching at PHCS for 32 years. She attended LA Harbor College and Grand Canyon University. 

    “It is in my heart to teach and reach the students that come through my class spiritually, emotionally, and academically. God has given me this responsibility and I look forward to it every year.” – Mrs. Salceda

    Favorite Verse: Philippians 4:8

  • Miss Mendoza

    Miss Mendoza has been teaching at PHCS for 10 years. She earned her Bachelor of Arts Degree in Liberal Studies, Minor in Bible, Concentration in Elementary Education Emphasis in Biology and is currently pursuing a Master’s Degree from Biola University .

    “I love teaching because it engages the mind, helps me relate to others, and nurtures the love of learning in my students.” – Miss Mendoza

    Favorite Verse: Colossians 4:6


  • Miss Coronado

    Miss Coronado has been teaching at PHCS for 14 years. She earned her Bachelor of Arts Degree in Liberal Studies with an emphasis in Kinesiology.

    “I believe that the Kingdom of God reigning on earth comes by teaching the next generation the fullness of who He is through the Holy Spirit. I love to see the students grow spiritually, academically, and physically.” 

     – Miss Coronado

    Favorite Verse: Genesis 28:15

  • Mr. Deel

    Mr. Deel has been teaching at PHCS for 13 years. He earned his AA from Marymount College and an AA MTC from the school of Theology.

    “I am overwhelmed by the notion that what we as teachers contribute in the classroom is at this very moment shaping what is soon to emerge - our next generation of citizens, decision makers, and leaders.” – Mr. Deel

    Favorite Verse: 2 Timothy 1:7

  • Mr. Huynh

    Mr. Huynh has been teaching at PHCS for 6 years. He earned his Bachelors of Arts in Christian Education and is currently pursuing a Masters Degree in Teaching with specialization in Math.

    “I love to teach my students because I believe that they can make this world a better place and instill the love of Christ in others.” – Mr. Huynh

    Favorite Verse: John 15:3

  • Mrs. Fonseca

    Mrs. Fonseca has been teaching at PHCS for 3 years. She earned her Bachelors of Arts in Human Development from Azusa Pacific and is currently pursuing a Masters Degree in Teaching from National University. 

    “I love teaching because I love reaching and training the hearts and minds of the upcoming generations.” – Mrs. Fonseca

    Favorite Verse: Proverbs 3:5-6

  • Mrs. Diaz

    Mrs. Diaz has been teaching at PHCS one year but has worked at PHCS 5 years. She earned her Bachelor of Arts in Liberal Studies with an Emphasis in Educational Studies from CSU, Long Beach.

    "I love being able to help others better themselves. My greatest reward in education is seeing the look of “I get this” after working with a student and seeing their own personal sense of accomplishment. It is an added bonus that I get to work in Christian education and share the love of God with my students while I help prepare them for life after PHCS." 

    - Mrs. Diaz

    Favorite Verse: Jeremiah 1:5-9