The Epitaph

New to the neighborhood: Special Education paraprofessional Noelle Mason-Wood

New to the neighborhood: Special Education paraprofessional Noelle Mason-Wood

By Nicole Nobre, Reporter

October 10, 2015

Noelle Mason-Wood is one of the new special education paraprofessionals this year. It is not her first time on campus, as last year she served as an intern for the technology department, and she attended school here as well. “I’m excited just to see the success my students have, and the changes...

New to the neighborhood: Dean Brooke Chan

New to the neighborhood: Dean Brooke Chan

By James Zhuang, Reporter

October 10, 2015

 Brooke Chan is a new dean on campus. In the past, she worked as a guidance counselor at Educational Options, an alternative program for students in FUHSD, and was a guidance counselor at HHS for seven years prior to that. Chan said she became a dean because she enjoys working with students. “Eve...

New to the neighborhood: Attendence accounting specialist Candi Marugg

New to the neighborhood: Attendence accounting specialist Candi Marugg

By James Zhuang, Reporter

October 7, 2015

Candi Marugg is the new attendance accounting specialist. She previously worked for eight years in supply chain management and logistics. “I changed careers because I am a mother of a young family,” Marugg said. “I wanted a more stable . . . schedule. No more long hours.” As attendance acco...

Library amending academic center

Library amending academic center

By Gloria Cheng, Reporter

October 3, 2015

Upon the beginning of the new school year, new Academic Center Specialist Alessandro Stavoli altered the tutoring system in Homestead’s academic center. The academic center exists at the back of the library and it is where students can receive assistance  with their academics from student tutors. Th...