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Keaton Goodell

Meet Mr. Goodell! How did God call you into teaching, and/or what are your professional credentials (or prior work experience)? So much of my personal calling into the teaching field came from my time at RCS, from elementary all the way through high school. God called me into teaching by stirring a passion within me to intensely study the Bible academically, and then use that passion to ...

RCS Senior Announced as Semifinalist in 2021 National Merit Scholarship Program

RCS Senior Announced as Semifinalist in 2021 National Merit Scholarship Program RCS is pleased to announce that senior, Rohan John, is a Semifinalist in the 2021 National Merit Scholarship Program and has been offered the opportunity to continue in the National Merit Scholarship competition. ...

Meghan Costanzo

Position: Business Manager College(s): California State University - East Bay Degrees/Certifications: Bachelor of Science - Health Sciences, Minor - Business Administration Email: ...

Pat Lee

Position: Director of Specialized Programs College(s): University of California at Berkeley; Western Seminary Degrees/Certifications: Bachelor of Science - Civil Engineering; Masters of Science - Civil Engineering; Masters of Arts - Family Ministries  Email: ...

2020-21 Off Season Conditioning & Training

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The RCS 2020-21 School Year Kicks Off Virtually

Redwood Christian Schools (RCS) kicked off it’s 51st school year online via Zoom web conferencing software welcoming 655 students TK through 12th grade.  Kindergarten through 12th grade students met with teachers through Zoom for activities such as “Meet Your Teacher,” subject-matter ...

Monica Hubbard

Position: Elementary School Teacher College(s): California State University, Hayward  Degrees/Certifications: Bachelor of Arts - Liberal Studies; California Teaching Credential - Multiple Subject    Email: MonicaHubbard@rcs.edu What is/are your role(s) at Redwood Christian ...

Jordan Huemoeller

Position: Elementary School Teacher College(s): Grand Canyon University Degrees/Certifications: Bachelor of Science - Psychology  Email: JordanHuemoeller@rcs.edu What is/are your role(s) at Redwood Christian Schools? I teach elementary physical education. What do you love ...

Heather Miller

Position: Elementary School Teacher College(s): California State University, Hayward; University of San Diego Degrees/Certifications: Bachelor of Arts - Liberal Studies; California Teaching Credential - Multiple Subject  Email: HeatherMiller@rcs.edu What is/are your role(s) at ...

Elia Phillips

Position: Middle School & High School Teacher College(s): Bob Jones University Degrees/Certifications: Bachelor of Arts; ACSI - Teacher Certification  Email: EliaPhillips@rcs.edu What is/are your role(s) at Redwood Christian Schools? I teach Spanish 1 to middle school and ...

David Summers

Position: High School Teacher College(s): Pennsylvania State University  Degrees/Certifications: Bachelor of Science - Computer Science; Master of Arts - Teaching English as a Second Language Email: DavidSummers@rcs.edu What is/are your role(s) at Redwood Christian Schools? I am ...

Beverly Mayne


Position: Elementary School Teacher  College(s): Pillsbury Baptist Bible College Degrees/Certifications: Bachelors of Arts - Bible and Elementary Education, Minor - Music, English Email: BeverlyMayne@rcs.edu What is/are your role(s) at Redwood Christian Schools? I am currently the elementary classroom music teacher, and choir director for 4th and 5th grade Royal Choir.  What ...

Michelle Pleitez

Position: Elementary School Teacher College(s): Chabot College; California State University, East Bay  Degrees/Certifications: Bachelor of Arts - Early Childhood Development; Certificate - Assistant Teacher for Early Childhood Development Email: MichellePleitez@rcs.edu What is/are ...

RCS Welcomes Mr Hearne to Teach at RCMS

Meet Mr. Brandan Hearne!                       That's right, there's a new "Mr. Hearne" on campus!  You may have seen Mr. Brandan Hearne, brother of Dr. Hearne, RCS Superintendent, serving at RCE last ...

2020-21 Teacher Orientation Begins on Zoom

RCS is back!  Admin, faculty, and staff kick off this week to start preparing for the 2020-21 school year!  Our first day is coming soon (8/17) and we can't wait to welcome students to our classzooms/classrooms! The theme verse for 2020-21 is in Ephesians 2:10, “For we are his workmanship, ...

Babysitters: What Parents Actually Want You to Do

Babysitters: What Parents Actually Want You to Do Blog Written By: Mr. Warner, MSHS Principal                           One of the many blessings of being a principal of a middle school and ...

You Too Can be Superhero

You Too Can Be a Superhero! Blog Written By: Mr. Warner, MSHS Principal                           What do Spiderman, Captain America, Batman, and the Flash in this photo have in ...

Chores: Punishment or Preparation?

Chores: Preparing Kids to be Independent, Responsible Adults Blog Written By: Mr. Warner, MSHS Principal When my wife, Amber, and I first had children, countless individuals told us, “It goes by so fast.” That has absolutely been the case for us with our children. Just last night as I ...
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Summer is Here But…

Summer is here!! But, my kids are driving me crazy… HELP! Blog Written By: Mr. Warner, MSHS Principal Perhaps you can relate just a bit with our home. We made it through Online Distance Learning unscathed (RCS teachers were amazing!), and summer is finally here!  But our kids are stir-crazy, ...
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RCS Celebrates Retiring Teachers

This year, eight teachers will retire from RCS and seek the next calling God has on their life.  Together, they average over 30 years in serving in Christian education!  Dr. Hearne often quotes a profound educational truth in Luke 6:40, "A disciple is not above his teacher, but everyone when he ...

2019-20 RCS Athletes of the Year

High School Senior Athletes The senior athlete is awarded to an accomplished senior athlete who exemplifies the spirit of athletics.  These athletes make the most of their ability; work hard and display good sportsmanship; a competitor; all league honors and team awards are considered.  All the ...

2020 RCS Scholarship Recipients

On Thursday, May 21st, Superintendent Dr. Al Hearne announced the recipients of the 2020 RCS Scholarships. Pastor Sherman Addison Williams II Memorial Scholarship Pastor Sherman Addison Williams II, founding pastor of Redwood Christian Schools, went to Heaven on March 6, 2008, three days ...

2019-20 High School Student Citizen: Mollie Quiroz

Redwood Christian Schools is proud to announce the High School Student Citizen of the Year is Mollie Quiroz. The High School Student Citizen is awarded to a 12th grade student who shows leadership and ethics, excellent communication skills, problem solving and conflict management abilities, and ...

2019-20 Middle School Student Citizen of the Year: Jonathan Murray

The RCS Middle School Student Citizen of the Year is Jonathan Murray. The Middle School Student Citizen is awarded to an 8th grade student who shows leadership and ethics, excellent communication skills, problem solving and conflict management abilities, and community and global citizenship. At ...

2019-20 Elementary Student Citizen: Carter Strange

The RCS Elementary Student Citizen of the Year is Carter Strange. The Elementary Student Citizen is awarded to a 5th grade student who shows leadership and ethics, excellent communication skills, problem solving and conflict management abilities, and community and global citizenship.  Carter has ...

Albert Castaneda, RCS c/o ’84

One of the RCS goals to #CelebrateRCS in our 50th anniversary is to connect with RCS Alumni and see what God has been doing in their lives since high school graduation.  Dr. Hearne recently interviewed RCS Alumni and current MSHS Assistant Principal, Mr. Castaneda, class of 1984. As part of the ...

Jim Cleveland, RCS c/o ’90

One of the RCS goals to #CelebrateRCS in our 50th anniversary is to connect with RCS Alumni and see what God has been doing in their lives since high school graduation. Dr. Hearne recently interviewed RCS Alumni and current Director of Athletics, Mr. Cleveland, class of 1990. As part of the ...

RCS Varsity Baseball Serves at Food Pantry

Six RCS baseball players and three coaches served during Easter  Break at 3 Crosses Church to prepare for their weekend Drive-Through Pantry.  In partnership with Alameda Food Bank and Cross Streets ministry, volunteers at 3 Crosses are preparing weekly to help as many families who are in ...

Alan Stirling, RCS c/o ’86

One of the RCS goals to #CelebrateRCS in our 50th anniversary is to connect with RCS Alumni and see what God has been doing in their lives since high school graduation.  Dr. Hearne recently interviewed RCS Alumni and current MSHS Director of Spiritual Life, Mr. Stirling, class of 1986. As ...

Ben Warner, RCS c/o ’97

One of the RCS goals to #CelebrateRCS in our 50th anniversary is to connect with RCS Alumni and see what God has been doing in their lives since high school graduation. Dr. Hearne recently interviewed RCS Alumni and current MSHS Principal, Mr. Warner, class of 1997. As part of the ...

15-Day Science Activity Challenge – W1 Results!

    These scientists made rubber eggs, slime that is fluffy, HUGE towers out of marshmallows and toothpicks, coffee filter art, and exploding volcanoes!  We are so proud of the inquiries they sent in to RCE Science Teacher, Mrs. Wo, and we LOVED seeing the ...

Erin McGrath, RCS class of ’98

  Erin with her pup, Gracie One of the RCS goals to #CelebrateRCS in our 50th anniversary is to connect with RCS Alumni and see what God has been doing in their lives since high school graduation.  Dr. Hearne recently interviewed RCS Alumni and current MSHS Assistant Principal, Miss ...

Agape Tesfamichael, RCS c/o 2023

Joy and Fine Arts One of the RCS goals to #CelebrateRCS for our 50th anniversary is to connect with current RCS students and see what God has been doing in their lives and what they believe God is calling them toward in their future. Dr. Hearne recently interviewed the 2019-20 Freshman Class ...

RCS Preparedness Plan

                In addition, the Senior RCS Admin Team continues to monitor the RCS Preparedness Plan.  Based upon the guidance sheet, released on March 7 by the California Department of Public Health, School Guidance on Novel ...

RCS COVID-19 Response Recommendations

                  Based upon the information that has been mentioned above, Dr. Hearne has shared five recommendations for the RCS community to follow in response to COVID-19: Most importantly, we must pray, asking God ...

Daniel Chu, RCS c/o 2020

From Kindergarten to Swimming and Future Coding? One of the RCS goals to #CelebrateRCS for our 50th anniversary is to connect with current RCS students and see what God has been doing in their lives and what they believe God is calling them toward in their future. Dr. Hearne recently interviewed ...

RCS Launches Online Distance Learning in Response to Spread of COVID-19

On Friday, March 13th, the Redwood Christian Schools Board and Administration decided, in light of the ongoing spread of the COVID-19 virus an imminent “stay-in-place” directive, to transition all classes, TK-12th, to online distance learning.  On Monday, March 16th, RCS students came to ...

Dominic De Castro, RCS c/o ’21

Using His Leadership Skills to Lead the Junior Class One of the RCS goals to #CelebrateRCS for our 50th anniversary is to connect with current RCS students and see what God has been doing in their lives and what they believe God is calling them toward their future. Dr. Hearne recently interviewed ...

Theo Clausen, RCS c/o ’22

One of the RCS goals to #CelebrateRCS for our 50th anniversary is to connect with current RCS students and see what God has been doing in their lives and what they believe God is calling them toward their future. Dr. Hearne recently interviewed the 2019-20 Sophomore Class President, Theo ...

Redwood Christian High School Concert Choir Earns Command Performance

Written by: Bruce D. Johnson, RCS Superintendent Emeritus Photo Credit: Rachel Fong, Choir Director At the recent Association of Christian Schools International Northern California Musicale, the Concert Choir from Redwood Christian High School earned a Command Performance for their performance ...

The Garrity Family

A Choice of Strong Ethics and Community One of the RCS goals to #CelebrateRCS during our 50th anniversary is to connect with current RCS Parents and see what God has been doing in their families life.  Dr. Hearne recently interviewed first grade parents, Robert and Esther Garrity. As part ...

The Field Family

Staying Connected for Years to Come One of the RCS goals to #CelebrateRCS during our 50th anniversary is to connect with current RCS Parents and see what God has been doing in their families.  Dr. Hearne recently interviewed first grade parents, Kevin and Sonia Field. As part of the ...

The King Family

Investing in Spiritual Development & Academics for Their Boys One of the RCS goals to #CelebrateRCS during our 50th anniversary is to connect with current RCS Parents and see what God has been doing in their family’s life.  Dr. Hearne recently interviewed Mr. and Mrs. King.  As part of the ...

Middle School and High School Faculty Commend Students for Explore RCS

On Monday, January 27th, Redwood Christian Schools held its annual academic demonstration night and open house inviting all families of all TK - 12th grades and friends to come "Explore RCS!"  Classroom demonstrations, presentations from essay contest winners, a middle school science fair, and ...

The Westbrook Family

An interview with Current RCS Parents - Pastors Mr. and Mrs. Westbrook One of the RCS goals to #CelebrateRCS during our 50th anniversary is to connect with current RCS Parents and see what God has been doing in their families.  Dr. Hearne recently interviewed Pastor James Westbrook and his ...

AJ Vanegas Returns to RCS to Speak at Impact Week

I graduated from Redwood Christian Schools in 2010 as a "lifer." Immediately following graduation, I made the decision to walk away from a large sum of money to pursue a college degree at Stanford University. I graduated Stanford with a degree in Psychology and spent four years playing college ...

It Was Going to Be a Surprise, But…

HS Teachers Lead MSHS Ladies Impact Week! We are excited to have our very own female high school teachers lead the girls sessions of Impact Week next week!  Miss Sierra, Mrs. Cherry, and Mrs. Clausen have prepared inspiring, yet challenging messages about God’s redemption.  They will use ...

Mr. Cagle Honored as the ACSI Honor Band Guest Conductor

Eleven RCS Middle School and two HS Band Members did a fantastic job at this year's ACSI MS Honor Band Festival in Ripon, CA last Friday. Mr. Mark Cagle, RCS Band and Department Head, was invited to be the guest conductor.  His students, joined by 50 additional students who travelled to the ...

Explore RCS Essay and Science Fair Winners Recap

Explore RCS is a school-wide' academic demonstration night and open house.  All grades, TK - 12th, were represented at the event. In addition to demonstrations and exhibits showcasing student learning, there were two competitions: an essay contest and a middle school science fair. The Essay ...

2020 Homecoming Was Electric

On Saturday, January 18th, students, faculty, parents, and alumni flooded the stands to cheer on their Eagles!  JV Boys, Varsity Girls, and Varsity boys took on the Owls from The Athenian School in the 2020 Homecoming Basketball Games at the RCS Gymnasium. Maybe it was the new, home gymnasium, ...

Meet the 2019-20 Homecoming Court Nominees

Three girls from each class and three senior boys are nominated by their classmates for the RCHS Homecoming Court.  The class princesses, queen, and king will be announced at the RCHS Homecoming Banquet on Friday, January 10th.   From left to right: Ashleigh Johnson, Hannah Stirling, ...
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Allegra Estrada, RCS c/o 2016

An interview with Ministry-Bound and Future Doctor, Allegra Estrada, Bay Area Private High School Alumni One of the RCS goals to #CelebrateRCS during our 50th anniversary is to connect with RCS private high school Alumni and see what God has been doing in their lives since high school ...

GHS Nabs Redwood Christian Invitational Championship

In an overtime thriller, the Gators from Gateway High School (SF) defeated the Wildcats from Marin Academy (San Rafael) to take home the Redwood Christian Basketball Invitational Championship title.  The championship game went into overtime, and the Gators earned the win by just one basket. The ...

Zach Harmon, RCS c/o ’14

Seeing Lights - An interview with Bay Area Private School Alumni One of the RCS goals to #CelebrateRCS in or 50th anniversary is to connect with RCS Alumni and see what God has been doing in their lives since high school graduation.  Dr. Hearne recently interviewed RCS Alumni Zachary Harmon, ...
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John Breslow, RCS c/o ‘15

From Pre-K to Back in the Bay One of the RCS goals to #CelebrateRCS in or 50th anniversary is to connect with RCS Alumni and see what God has been doing in their lives since high school graduation.  Dr. Hearne recently interviewed RCS Alumni, John Breslow, class of 2015 As part of the ...
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John Wilcox

Position: Middle School Teacher College(s): California State University, Hayward Degrees/Certifications: Bachelor of Science - Kinesiology Email: JohnWilcox@rcs.edu What is/are your role(s) at Redwood Christian Schools? I teach 8th grade bible, 8th grade physical science, and 7th ...
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Tish Wodetzki

Position: Elementary School Teacher College(s): United States Air Force Academy; Central Missouri State University; Chapman University; College of Mount St. Joseph  Degrees/Certifications: Bachelor of Arts - International Politics; Masters of Science - Public Services ...
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Jason Hendren

Position: Middle School Teacher College(s): University of the Pacific Degrees/Certifications: Financial Management Email: JasonHendren@rcs.edu   What is/are your role(s) at Redwood Christian Schools? I teach Math 6 and Algebra I. What do you love about your role(s) at ...
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Abby Hague, RCS c/o ’23

Athletics, Choir, & Bonding With Friends: An Interview with RCS Private Schools Student One of the RCS goals to #CelebrateRCS for our 50th anniversary is to connect with current RCS students and see what God has been doing in their lives and what they believe God is calling them toward their ...
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RCS Receives Grant from Lou’s Dugout

Bay Area Private Schools Receives Baseball Equipment Grant A grant from Lou's Dugout was recently awarded to Redwood Christian Schools. The grant, submitted by RCS Athletic Director Mr. Jim Cleveland, provided baseball and softball equipment valued at $1,800. The equipment secured by the grant ...

Rayah Miller, RCS c/o 2021

Global Service, Joyful Heart One of the RCS goals to #CelebrateRCS for our 50th anniversary is to connect with current RCS students and see what God has been doing in their lives and what they believe God is calling them toward their future. Dr. Hearne recently interviewed current RCS student, ...

Alyssa Masis, RCS c/o 2022

Words Into Actions One of the RCS goals to #CelebrateRCS for our 50th anniversary is to connect with current RCS students and see what God has been doing in their lives and what they believe God is calling them toward their future. Dr. Hearne recently interviewed current RCS student, Alyssa Masis, ...

Morgan Carlton, RCS c/o 2020

An Authentic Servant Leader One of the RCS goals to #CelebrateRCS for our 50th anniversary is to connect with current RCS students and see what God has been doing in their lives and what they believe God is calling them toward their future. Dr. Hearne recently interviewed current RCS student, ...
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Rohan John, RCS c/o 2021

An Interview with a Student at the Best Private Schools in the Bay Area A Pianist With Purpose One of the RCS goals to #CelebrateRCS for our 50th anniversary is to connect with current RCS San Francisco Bay Area Christian high school students and see what God has been doing in their lives and ...
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RCS Teachers Lead Seven Sessions at the ACSI Professional Development Forum

Best Private Academy in the Bay Area Helps Schools Thrive The 2019 ACSI Professional Development Forum was held in Roseville, CA, on Thursday and Friday, September 26-27.   The theme of the conference was “Innovate.” Sessions were designed to encourage and equip faculty and administrators to ...
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Michael Kuzni, RCS c/o ’09

San Francisco Bay Area Private Academy Alumni Shares One of the RCS goals to #CelebrateRCS in or 50th anniversary is to connect with RCS Alumni and see what God has been doing in their lives since graduation from the best private schools in the Bay Area.  Dr. Hearne recently interviewed RCS ...
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Believe God Loves You

Pastor Benjamin Robinson Leads Redwood Christian MSHS Spiritual Emphasis Week September 16 – September 18 was Spiritual Emphasis Week (SEW) on the Redwood Christian Middle School and High School campus.  Pastor Benjamin Robinson from Living Hope Church in Emeryville, CA and ...

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San Francisco Bay Area Christian High Schools Graduates Share Train Up a Child One of the Redwood Christian Schools goals to #CelebrateRCS in our 50th anniversary is to connect with RCS Alumni and see what God has been doing in their lives since graduation from our San Francisco Bay Area private high school.  Superintendent Hearne recently interviewed RCS Alumni, Christine (Todd) DiGiacomo, ...

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Adrianna (Martinez) Johnson, RCS c/o ’09

Peace and Confidence: Bay Area Private School Graduate Reflects on Time at RCS Dr. Hearne recently interviewed RCS Alumni, Adrianna (Martinez) Johnson, class of 2009.  As part of the interview, Adrianna was asked to share her thoughts on this month’s theme verse, Deuteronomy 6:5-7: “You shall ...

Ready for High School?

Annual High School Transition Event A special invite for CV Fall Festival Attendees Click Here to View Printable PDF Version  6:30 PM - TOUR HIGH SCHOOL CLASSROOMS at RCHS Explore our campus with a current parent or student, and meet teachers of the RCHS freshman class. 7:00 PM - ...

Love the Lord With All Your Heart – An Interview with Pastor Macklin (RCS Class of 2005)

Our Interview with a Redwood Christian Schools Alum Dr. Hearne recently interviewed RCS Alumni, Aaron Macklin, class of 2005.  As part of the interview, Dr. Hearne asked for Aaron to share his thoughts on this month’s theme verse Deuteronomy 6:5-7, “You shall love the Lord your God with ...
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What is This “CROSSOVER” I Keep Seeing?

You may have noticed information about CROSSOVER in the weekly Eagle Update and on the RCS website.  Here are some common FAQs to introduce you to the new relationship between Redwood Christian Schools and CROSSOVER Youth Basketball.   What is CROSSOVER? CROSSOVER is a youth ...

Evan Barnhart

Position: Director of RCS Global College: Bachelor of Science in History Education from Tennessee Temple University: Master of Arts in Teaching from Liberty University; Master of Arts in History from Southwestern Assemblies of God University. Email: EvanBarnhart@rcs.edu What is your ...
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Rachel Benefiel

Position: Elementary School Teacher College(s): New Mexico State University  Degrees/Certifications: Bachelor of Science - Education; Multiple Subject Teaching Credential; Cross Cultural, Language, and Academic Development Credential   Email: RachelBenefiel@rcs.edu What is/are ...
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Colette Bibby

Position: Middle School Teacher College(s): Chabot College; California State University, East Bay Degrees/Certifications: Associate of Arts; Bachelor of Arts - Liberal Studies Email: ColetteBibby@rcs.edu What is/are your role(s) at Redwood Christian Schools? I am the Director of ...
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Cheryl Bicker

Position: Teacher College: Bob Jones University Degrees/Certifications: Bachelor of Science - Education Email: CherylBicker@rcs.edu What is/are your role(s) at Redwood Christian Schools? I teach Kindergarten. What do you love about your role(s) at RCS? I love the family ...
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Albert Castaneda

Position: Redwood Christian Middle School and High School Assistant Principal College: Associate of Arts from Chabot College; Bachelor of Arts in History from Biola University; Master of Arts in Educational Leadership from Chapman University, California Teaching Credential from Chapman ...
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Chris Burke

Position: Middle School Teacher College(s): California State University, East Bay; Allianz International University Degrees/Certifications: Bachelor of Arts - History; Masters of Education Email: ChrisBurke@rcs.edu What is/are your role(s) at Redwood Christian Schools? I teach ...

Jim Cleveland

Position: Redwood Christian Director of Athletics College: Bachelor of Arts in Government/Administration of Justice from Liberty University, Master of Science in Sports and Fitness Management from University of San Francisco, California Teaching Credential from Chapman University Email: ...
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Al Hearne II

Position: Chief Steward - I am responsible for everything that happens. College: Bachelor of Arts in General Ministry and Social Science from Bethany University, Master of Divinity from Fuller Theological Seminary, Master of Arts in Educational Leadership from Brandman  University, California ...
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Teresa Hendren

Position: Director of Marketing College:  Bachelor of Science in Business-Marketing from University of the Pacific, CA Teaching Credential from National University, ACSI Educator Certificate Email: TeresaHendren@rcs.edu What is/are your role(s) at Redwood Christian Schools? To ...
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Tracey Cherry

Position: High School Teacher College(s): University of California, Berkeley; Stanford University Degrees/Certifications: Bachelor of Arts - English/ Sociology; Master of Arts - Education/Single Subject Credential; Master of Arts - Education (Language and Literacy); California Teaching ...

Stacie Clausen

Position: Teacher College:  Business Administration from University of California, Berkeley Email: StacieClausen@rcs.edu What is/are your role(s) at Redwood Christian Schools? I teach Advanced Math, Calculus, AP Macro/Micro Economics, and serve as the Math Department Chair and the ...
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Lynn Conley

Position: Elementary Science Teacher College(s): Fresno Pacific University; California State University, Fresno; California State University, East Bay; Holy Names University  Degrees/Certifications: Bachelor of Arts - Liberal Studies; Preliminary California Credential; California Clear ...
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Dale Huemoeller

Position: Elementary School Principal College(s): Northwest Nazarene College; Chapman University. Degrees/Certifications: Bachelor of Arts - Physical Education; Master of Arts - Educational Leadership  Email: dalehuemoeller@rcs.edu What do you love about Redwood Christian Schools ...
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Mike Kady

Position: Director of Advancement College(s): Washington Baptist Teachers College Degrees/Certifications: Master of Arts; ACSI Professional Lifetime Certification (All Levels Principal) Email: MikeKady@rcs.edu What is/are your role(s) at Redwood Christian Schools? As the Director ...

Chris Enos

Position: Teacher College:  Chabot College and California State University, Hayward Email: ChrisEnos@rcs.edu What is/are your role(s) at Redwood Christian Schools? I teach AP World History, World History, and Economics. What do you love about Redwood Christian Schools? I love ...
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Rachel Fong

Position: MSHS Teacher College:  Bachelor of Music in Music Education from San Jose State University Email: RachelFong@rcs.edu What is/are your role(s) at Redwood Christian Schools? Concert choir, International Choir, MS Ensemble, AAP Algebra 1, Freshman Advisor What do you love ...

Lisa Francis

Position: Elementary School Teacher College(s): The Master’s College; California State University, Hayward; Walden University Degrees/Certifications: Bachelor of Arts; Master of Arts - Education; PhD - Education; California Teaching Credential - Multiple Subject Email: ...
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Curt Russell

Position: High School Teacher College(s): University of Cincinnati; Indiana Wesleyan University; Fresno Pacific University; Northern California Bible College; The Connecticut School of Broadcasting. Degrees/Certifications: Bachelor of Arts; ACSI - Secondary Teacher’s Educator ...

Steve Gillette

Position: Middle School Teacher College(s): Prairie Bible Institute; Seattle Pacific University; University of Washington Degrees/Certifications: Bachelor of Arts - History; Masters of Education - Curriculum and Instruction, Social Studies Emphasis Email: SteveGillette@rcs.edu What ...

Megan Sinisi

Position: Elementary Assistant Principal College(s): Moody Bible Institute; Walden University Degrees/Certifications: Bachelor of Science - Elementary Education; Master of Science - Education (specialization: Curriculum Design, Assessment and Instruction) Email: ...
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Sara Haserot

Position: Elementary School Teacher College(s): University of California, Davis; University of Phoenix.  Degrees/Certifications: Bachelor of Arts - Human Development; Master of Arts - Elementary Education; ACSI - Teachers Certificate Email: SaraHaserot@rcs.edu What is/are your ...

Greg Hinton

Position: High School Teacher College(s): Dallas Theological Seminary; University of Nevada; San Diego Christian College  Degrees/Certifications: Master of Theology, emphasis in Educational Leadership; Bachelor of Arts - Interdisciplinary Studies, emphases in Bible and History; ACSI - ...
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Kristine Humphreys

Position: Elementary School Teacher College(s): North Idaho College; San Jose Christian College; California State University, Hayward; Chapman University; Brandman University Degrees/Certifications: Bachelor of Arts - Liberal Studies with an emphasis in Early Childhood Education; California ...

Alan Stirling

Position: Director of Spiritual Life College: BA in Bible Theology, Moody Bible Institute Email: AlanStirling@rcs.edu What is your role at Redwood Christian Schools? I am the Director of Spiritual Life at RCS. I also teach Bible to our high school English Immersion students and lead ...

Mark McDaniel

Position: High School Teacher College(s): University of California, Berkeley; California State University, Hayward Degrees/Certifications: Bachelor of Arts; California Teaching Credential - Multiple Subject; ACSI - Lifetime Secondary Teacher’s Educator Certificate Email: ...

Jackie Moog

Position: Elementary School Teacher College(s): Biola University Degrees/Certifications: Bachelor of Arts - Sociology/ Social Science; California Teaching Credential - Multiple Subject Email: JackieMoog@rcs.edu What is/are your role(s) at Redwood Christian Schools? I teach ...

Amy Neal

Position: Elementary Teacher College(s): California State University, East Bay Degrees/Certifications: Bachelor of Arts - Liberal Studies, Minor - English; California Teaching Credential - Multiple Subject; CLAD Certification; Working on California Reading Specialist Credential Email: ...

Sara Perry

Position: Elementary School Teacher College(s): Biola University  Degrees/Certifications: Bachelor of Arts - Elementary Education (Minor in Biblical Studies);  Masters of Education Email: SaraPerry@rcs.edu What is/are your role(s) at Redwood Christian Schools? I teach 4th ...







Keaton Goodell

Meet Mr. Goodell! How did God call you into teaching, and/or what are your professional credentials (or prior work experience)? So much of my personal calling into the teaching field came from ...


Keaton Goodell

Meet Mr. Goodell! How did God call you into teaching, and/or what are your professional credentials (or prior work experience)? So much of my personal calling into the teaching field came from my time at RCS, from elementary all the way through high school. God called me into teaching by ...


RCS Senior Announced as Semifinalist in 2021 National Merit Scholarship Program

RCS Senior Announced as Semifinalist in 2021 National Merit Scholarship Program RCS is ...


Meghan Costanzo

Position: Business Manager College(s): California State University - East ...


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The RCS 2020-21 School Year Kicks Off Virtually

Redwood Christian Schools (RCS) kicked off it’s 51st school year online via Zoom web conferencing ...


Monica Hubbard

Position: Elementary School Teacher College(s): California State University, ...


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RCS Welcomes Mr Hearne to Teach at RCMS

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2020-21 Teacher Orientation Begins on Zoom

RCS is back!  Admin, faculty, and staff kick off this week to start preparing for the 2020-21 ...


Babysitters: What Parents Actually Want You to Do

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RCS Celebrates Retiring Teachers

This year, eight teachers will retire from RCS and seek the next calling God has on their life.  ...


2019-20 RCS Athletes of the Year

High School Senior Athletes The senior athlete is awarded to an accomplished senior athlete who ...


2020 RCS Scholarship Recipients

On Thursday, May 21st, Superintendent Dr. Al Hearne announced the recipients of the 2020 RCS ...


2019-20 High School Student Citizen: Mollie Quiroz

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2019-20 Middle School Student Citizen of the Year: Jonathan Murray

The RCS Middle School Student Citizen of the Year is Jonathan Murray. The Middle School Student ...


2019-20 Elementary Student Citizen: Carter Strange

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One of the RCS goals to #CelebrateRCS in our 50th anniversary is to connect with RCS Alumni and see ...


RCS Varsity Baseball Serves at Food Pantry

Six RCS baseball players and three coaches served during Easter  Break at 3 Crosses Church to ...


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One of the RCS goals to #CelebrateRCS in our 50th anniversary is to connect with RCS Alumni and ...


15-Day Science Activity Challenge – W1 Results!

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  Erin with her pup, Gracie One of the RCS goals to #CelebrateRCS in our 50th ...


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Joy and Fine Arts One of the RCS goals to #CelebrateRCS for our 50th anniversary is to connect ...


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RCS Launches Online Distance Learning in Response to Spread of COVID-19

On Friday, March 13th, the Redwood Christian Schools Board and Administration decided, in light of ...


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One of the RCS goals to #CelebrateRCS for our 50th anniversary is to connect with current RCS ...


Redwood Christian High School Concert Choir Earns Command Performance

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Investing in Spiritual Development & Academics for Their Boys One of the RCS goals to ...


Middle School and High School Faculty Commend Students for Explore RCS

On Monday, January 27th, Redwood Christian Schools held its annual academic demonstration night and ...


The Westbrook Family

An interview with Current RCS Parents - Pastors Mr. and Mrs. Westbrook One of the RCS goals to ...


AJ Vanegas Returns to RCS to Speak at Impact Week

I graduated from Redwood Christian Schools in 2010 as a "lifer." Immediately following graduation, ...


It Was Going to Be a Surprise, But…

HS Teachers Lead MSHS Ladies Impact Week! We are excited to have our very own female high school ...


Mr. Cagle Honored as the ACSI Honor Band Guest Conductor

Eleven RCS Middle School and two HS Band Members did a fantastic job at this year's ACSI MS Honor ...


Explore RCS Essay and Science Fair Winners Recap

Explore RCS is a school-wide' academic demonstration night and open house.  All grades, TK - 12th, ...


2020 Homecoming Was Electric

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Meet the 2019-20 Homecoming Court Nominees

Three girls from each class and three senior boys are nominated by their classmates for the RCHS ...


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Allegra Estrada, RCS c/o 2016

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GHS Nabs Redwood Christian Invitational Championship

In an overtime thriller, the Gators from Gateway High School (SF) defeated the Wildcats from Marin ...


Zach Harmon, RCS c/o ’14

Seeing Lights - An interview with Bay Area Private School Alumni One of the RCS goals to ...


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From Pre-K to Back in the Bay One of the RCS goals to #CelebrateRCS in or 50th anniversary is to ...


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Abby Hague, RCS c/o ’23

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RCS Receives Grant from Lou’s Dugout

Bay Area Private Schools Receives Baseball Equipment Grant A grant from Lou's Dugout was recently ...


Rayah Miller, RCS c/o 2021

Global Service, Joyful Heart One of the RCS goals to #CelebrateRCS for our 50th anniversary is to ...


Alyssa Masis, RCS c/o 2022

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Morgan Carlton, RCS c/o 2020

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RCS Teachers Lead Seven Sessions at the ACSI Professional Development Forum

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Believe God Loves You

Pastor Benjamin Robinson Leads Redwood Christian MSHS Spiritual Emphasis Week September 16 – ...


Christine (Todd) DiGiacomo, RCS c/o ‘78

San Francisco Bay Area Christian High Schools Graduates Share Train Up a Child One of the Redwood ...


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Adrianna (Martinez) Johnson, RCS c/o ’09

Peace and Confidence: Bay Area Private School Graduate Reflects on Time at RCS Dr. Hearne recently ...


Ready for High School?

Annual High School Transition Event A special invite for CV Fall Festival Attendees Click ...


Love the Lord With All Your Heart – An Interview with Pastor Macklin (RCS Class of 2005)

Our Interview with a Redwood Christian Schools Alum Dr. Hearne recently interviewed RCS ...


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What is This “CROSSOVER” I Keep Seeing?

You may have noticed information about CROSSOVER in the weekly Eagle Update and on the RCS ...


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