JICMS Staff

Michele Prusinowski

Principal

Michele Prusinowski graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree in Secondary Education ...

Mary Aquino

Assistant Principal

Mary Aquino was born and raised on the island of Guam, graduated with a Bachelor&r...

Carlos Lozano

Dean of Students

Carlos Lozano is originally from Corpus Christi, Texas. He attended the University of T...

Bibi Limmer

Administrative Assistant

Bibiana Limmer was born and raised in Acuῆa Coahuila, Mexico where she attended a trade...

Lori Shilling

Attendance/Health Manager

Mrs. Shilling has been at James Irwin Charter Middle School since 2004. She first start...

Isabelle Smith

Receptionist

Isabelle Smith has worked as the receptionist at James Irwin Charter Middle School sinc...

Nia Alapopo

History

Nia Alopopo: Mrs. Alopopo’s full name is Alofagia Young-Alopopo.  She was bo...

Marne Collins

Choir Director

Ms. Collins attended Lubbock Christian University and received her B.S.I.S in Education...

Barry Davis

Band Director

Mr. Davis graduated from the University of Northern Colorado in 2006 with a Bachelor&#3...

Bridget Eldridge

Character/Keys

Bridget Eldridge started working for James Irwin in August of 2015.  She graduated...

Steve Finn

Mathematics

Mr. Finn teaches math and STEM for James Irwin Charter Middle School.  He received...

Sara Flores

6th Grade

Mrs. Flores graduated from California State University, San Marcos in 2005 with Bachelo...

Rick Greene

6th Grade

Mr. Greene graduated from Nazarene Bible College with a Bachelor’s degree in 2004...

Hope Guerrero

Floating Assistant

Hope Guerrero is originally from the beautiful island of Guam. She started as a parent ...

Dawn Hamilton

6th Grade

Mrs. Hamilton joined JICS in 2005.  She was originally hired to teach at the eleme...

Ginger Hight

Mathematics

Mrs. Hight studied at three different colleges: Houston Community College, Pikes Peak C...

Tucker Horan

English/History

Mr. Horan is a 7th and 8th grade English teacher. This is his fifth year teaching at Ja...

Stephanie Jordan

6th Grade

Miss Jordan graduated from Hillsdale College in 2006 with a degree in History and a min...

Andrea Kochis

6th Grade

Andrea Kochis graduated from Western Governors University with a Bachelor&rsq...

Mindy Long

Mathematics

Ms. Long is a mother of two beautiful children and two crazy cats. She is an alumnus of...

Samantha Majernik

English

Mrs. Majernik is a 6th grade English teacher. She has been with James Irwin Charter Sch...

Jewel Melillo

PE

Ms. Melillo is a Physical Education teacher at James Irwin Charter Middle School, also ...

Fritz Murphy

English

Mrs. Murphy graduated from Northwestern College in the Spring of 2021, and started with...

Nathan Nabeta

English

Mr. Nabeta graduated from Pensacola Christian College in 2002 with a B.A. in Sacred Mus...

Heidi O'Connell

Asst Librarian

Tammi Oakley

Teacher Coach

Tammi Oakley has been involved with the middle school since its opening in 2003 when he...

Sara Pate

English

Mrs. Pate graduated from the University of Phoenix with her Bachelor’s degree in ...

Michael Prusinowski

Athletic Director

Rees Roberts

Mathematics/Science

Mr. Roberts graduated from Wheaton College in Illinois in 1992 with a degree in politic...

Jan Rohde

Athletic Director Assistant

Jessica Rosenberg

6th Grade

Miss Rosenberg is originally from Torrence, California, but has spent most of her life ...

Sarah Sacco

Science

Mrs. Sacco graduated from Colorado State University with a B.S. in Animal Science, scie...

Justice Salmons

English/History

Mrs. Salmons graduated with her Bachelor in History from UCCS in 2019. She began teachi...

Erin Serra

English

Miss Serra graduated from University of Colorado at Colorado Springs (UCCS) with a BA i...

Ben Skinner

Math

Mr. Skinner lived in Ecuador for three years as a child where his interest in learning ...

Courtney Stites

6th Grade Mathematics

Miss Stites attended James Irwin Charter Schools for middle and high school. After grad...

Patricia Tofili

History

Miss Tofili graduated from University of Colorado at Colorado Springs (UCCS) in 2007 wi...

Lauren Vlottes

SPED Assistant - Astrozon Campus

Donna Wagner

Science

Mrs. Wagner graduated from Colorado State University in Fort Collins with a Bachelor of...

Morgan Waugh

Miss Waugh graduated from the University of Southern Mississippi in 2019. She has a Bac...

Kelsey Wigand

Mathematics

Kelsey Wigand graduated in 2012 from Stephen F. Austin State University with an undergr...

Leonard Winters

Librarian

Lisa Winters

Typing

Mrs. Winters graduated from Pikes Peak Community College in 2013. She decided to become...