Regina Atencio


Gina Atencio is a 9th and 10th Grade English and Yearbook Instructor. She is also the English Expo Coach. She has been teaching for 14 years. She holds a Bachelor's in Secondary Education, Social Studies and Master's in Curriculum and Instruction, both from NMSU.

Abby Calcote

College Liaison

Abby comes to SJCHS from San Juan College. She has 8 years of college admissions and dual credit experience. Abby works with all SJCHS students to plan and register for SJC Dual Credit courses. She also assists students with post-SJCHS plans. 

Geizi Dejka


Teaches Physical Science & Biology at SJCHS since Fall of 2016. has taught High School Science for over 20 years. Geizi has a Bachelors Degree in Biology and Masters in Science Teaching with a specialization in STEM. She is also the Science Fair Sponsor.

Caren Marcum


Mrs. Marcum is an Algebra I, Algebra II, and Algebra III Instructor. She is the Jr. Rotary InterAct Club Sponsor also.

Shelly McDaniel


Mrs. McDaniel is one of our gifted case managers at SJCHS. She teaches three sections of the dual credit FYEX class and is a National Honor Society sponsor. 

Kelly Nichols


Kelly comes to us with an enthusiasm and love for teaching English as well as sponsoring an Outdoor Pursuits club designed to feed the souls of the adventure-seekers at SJCHS. 

Carrie Rogers


Mrs. Rogers teaches US and World History and sponsors National History Day. She earned a Bachelor of Science in Elementary Education and Master of Arts in Secondary Education, both from UNM. Her teaching experience includes twelve years of middle school and six years of high school.