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Our Staff

Preschool Teachers

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C. Banda
P. Aparicio-Reyes

Mrs. Aparicio-Reyes is a preschool teacher at Pacoima Charter State Preschool.  She has been working with children for 13 years. She has a Bachelor’s Degree in Child Development and has been working with Pacoima Charter for 4 years. She also holds a  Child Development Site Supervisor Permit.  She enjoys watching the kids discover, succeed and learn new things and loves having the opportunity to guide and teach little minds.

Mrs. Banda is a preschool teacher with Pacoima Charter for 10 years and  has been working in education for 28 years with experience in all grade levels from Preschool to High School.  She has a Bachelor's Degree in Child Development and has been with Pacoima Charter for 17 years. She has two daughters of her own and knows the importance and how essential early education is. She loves working not only with the little ones but within this community of wonderful families. 

A. Ponce

Ms. Ponce has been working for Pacoima Charter School for 10 years. She has been a preschool teacher for 6 years. She graduated from CSUN with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Liberal Studies.  She also has a Child Development Site Supervisor permit.  She loves to spend time with her family and loves puzzles on her spare time.  She is an animal lover.  She loves to give her best to her students and see them bloom in their development. 

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D. Rubio

Ms. Rubio is a preschool teacher at Pacoima Charter State Preschool. She has been working with young children for over 6 years. She has a Bachelor's Degree in Criminology and Justice Studies. Over time, she gained an interest in working with children and earned her Associate Child Care Permit.   She is continuing her education by taking classes to further her knowledge about children and how to apply it in the classroom. She has one son and knows the importance of building strong relationships with parents and children. On her spare time she enjoys spending time trying new restaurants with her family.

Out of the Classroom Personnel

A Tilghman-Paczesny

Site Supervisor

Ms. Tilghman is the instructional coordinator for the Pacoima Charter State Preschool.  She has been working in education for over 20 years.  She was an early education teacher for 15 years, with experience teaching kindergarten and transitional kindergarten.  She was the site supervisor of a preschool in Hollywood and has worked as the site supervisor of the Pacoima Charter State Preschool for three years.   She graduated with a Bachelor's Degree in liberal arts and a Masters Degree in Educational Administration and Leadership.  She has also earned her Transitional Kindergarten Certification and her Child Care Director's Permit.

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