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Staff & Faculty

Main Staff:

Father Mario Torres

Mr. Michael Santa Maria, M.Ed.
Loyola Marymount University

Mr. Jorge Beltran, M.Ed.
3rd Grade Teacher
Loyola Marymount University

Ms. Vanessa Rivera
Director of Advancement
University of Southern California

Mrs. Lois Perez
Kindergarten Teacher
CSU Los Angeles

Ms. Andrea Castañeda
1st Grade Teacher
Loyola Marymount University

Mrs. Kena Jimenez, M.Ed.
2nd Grade Teacher
CSU Bakersfield
University of Phoenix

Mr. Jose Lopez Jr., M.Ed.
4th Grade Teacher
Loyola Marymount University

Mrs. Maria Avila
5th Grade Teacher
University of Phoenix

Mr. Kevin Nguyen, M.Ed.  
5th Grade Substitute 
Loyola Marymount University 

Ms. Debani Olivares 
6th Grade Teacher
Mount St. Mary’s University 

Mr. Ian Rothman, M.Ed.
7th Grade Teacher
University of California, Riverside
Loyola Marymount University

Mr. Adrian Cuevas, M.Ed.
8th Grade Teacher
Loyola Marymount University 


Support Staff:

Mrs. Virna Beltran
Kindergarten Aide

Ms. Michelle Flores 
1st Grade Aide

Mr. Gustavo Beltran
Athletic Director

Ms. Sagrario Estrella
Office Manager

Mr. Ciro Hernandez
School Volunteer

Mrs. Beltran
Day Care

Ms. Maria
Day Care

Contact Us

St. Thomas the Apostle School

2632 W. 15th Street
Los Angeles, California 90006
Phone: (323) 737-4730
Fax: (323) 737-6348
Office Mgr: Ms. Sagrario Estrella

Office Hours

Monday – Friday
7:45 a.m. – 3:15 p.m.