Charles DiRicco, After School, Enrichment & Summer Program Director
Charles joined KMS at the end of 2018. He studied kinesiology at San Francisco State University. Charles is passionate about progressive learning, student life, cultural competency and so much more. Charles comes to KMS with 8+ years of after school teaching experience from Children’s Day School with 4 of those years as Extended Program and Summer Camp Director.
Charles has a close personal connection to after school programs since he spent the majority of his child hood years attending them. He understands the importance of a student’s day that goes until 6 and would like to continuing building programs that will enrich the lives of all attending students.
Randall Johnson, Enrichment Program Teacher - Superb Science
Maria Luna, Enrichment Program Teacher - Baila Conmigo
Fernanda Pena, Enrichment/After School Teacher - Art and Journal Writing
Fernanda is an Elementary Teacher sub and Enrichment Class Teacher. Fernanda is a recent graduate from California College of the Arts where she focused on Sculpture and Printmaking. She is filling in as a substitute for Allen Kushinky while he is on paternity leave. Fernanda is from Peru and will be teaching in both Spanish and English, adding to our Spanish immersion program and running the Art and Journal Writing Enrichment Class.
Madhubanti “Moon” Bhattacharya, Enrichment/After School Program Teacher - Homework and Yoga
Moon started working at KMS in 2017. She is an excellent communicator, bringing changes in the lives of many students. She models children’s futures and navigates them with the right guidance and moral support. She performs to the expectations of KMS and is a team player. Her education includes early childhood education and a masters in English. Her expertise ranges from brilliant interactions, strong command over three languages, and efficiency in technology.