• julie arendt - upper elementary

    Mrs. Julie Arendt has 20 years of experience in education in public and private schools. For the last 5 years she has taught 6th grade at Rincon Vally Christian.  She encourages curiosity amongst students and empowers them to develop critical thinking skills.  She is genuinely concerned about each student and is mindful of their individual needs. Mrs. Arendt holds a BA from Azusa Pacific University and Multiple Subjects Credential from Cal Poly Pomona.  

  • martha hazelrigg - middle elementary

    Mrs. Martha Hazelrigg has over 35 years of experience in education, both teaching and administering. For the last 7 years she has taught 5th grade at Rincon Valley Christian and has earned the respect of her peers.  She is a dynamic and veteran teacher who's love for the Lord really shines through in all that she does. Mrs. Hazelrigg holds a BA and Multiple Subjects Credential from CSU Fullerton.

  • Heather Kreischer - LOWER ELEMENTARY

    Miss Heather Kreischer has 14 years experience in preschool and early elementary education. For the last 5 years she has taught PK and TK at Rincon Valley Christian and before that she taught a 1st/2nd combo at Deep Valley Christian School. Her passion is helping students achieve their best and to get excited about learning. Miss Kreischer holds an MA and Multiple Subjects Credential from Simpson University.

  • Melody White - PE and Classroom AID

    Mrs. Melody White covers elementary PE and works as a classroom aid in the elementary. She and her husband Conan have three children enrolled at VCA and were actively involved in Rincon Valley Christian School for many years. We are thrilled to have the Whites at VCA!

  • Wendy Cunningham - Principal & Music Instructor

    Mrs. Wendy Cunningham has a BA in Music Instruction from Azusa Pacific University. Prior to joining VCA she taught elementary band & choir and served as Vice Principal at Rincon Valley Christian School. In addition to serving as the VCA Head-Of-School, she will be directing band and choir. She is passionate about using the gift of music to the glory of God! Mrs. Cunningham has three children at VCA.

2nd-6th Grade Robotics

Kids love to build things and take things apart. They love to figure out how things work and are full of ideas for new creations. We're excited encourage that inner-engineer with a weekly robotics and engineering class!  This not only provides an exciting, hands-on learning environment for our kids -  it also provides margin for teachers.


This demonstrates our value for All-of-Life learning, for other updates on extra-curriculars, see below!

  • athletics

    Godly character is formed on the athletic field as well as in the classroom. We're proud to announce that we have been accepted into the Middle School Sports League, which includes competition opportunities for 5th and 6th grade students.  Potential sports may include: basketball, flag football, volleyball and cross country. 

  • music / band

    God has made us as creatures who love to worship. One of the great benefits of a Christian school is that we can be purposeful in shaping and directing that worship to Christ who deserves all praise. Under the leadership of Mrs. Cunningham, we will continue the legacy of elementary music instruction, including elementary band.

  • art

    We are committed to having art instruction at our school because we believe the fine arts are essential for the development of children. Elementary art instructions takes place regularly within the classroom.