Earl Boyles Elementary
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Ericka, Principal of Earl Boyles Elementary

Our School

Dear Earl Boyles Parents, Students, and Families,

One of our goals is to see that parents and guardians of students, like the students themselves, feel at home at Earl Boyles. To accomplish this, we will communicate weekly through our bi-weekly newsletter called the BARK, which will provide information about school events and activities. We welcome and encourage your participation. It is my pleasure to be the principal of a school with terrific students, involved families, and a dedicated staff.

Grade level teams:

  • Preschool: Katie Nordstrom, Natalie Stemler, Andreina Velasco
  • Kindergarten: Cynthia Casteel, Crystal LeGallo, Vickie Saula
  • First Grade: Sara Doherty, Heather Gerritz, Karen McDonald
  • Second Grade: Heidi Buckner/Megan Larsen, Holly Loew, Matt Marlia
  • Third Grade: Melissa Burch/Nicole Rauch, Linda Long, Deb McGowan
  • Fourth Grade: Jen DiFrancis, Patrick Farinholt
  • Fourth/Fifth: Fanny Bretsch
  • Fifth Grade: Kim Graham, Kayla Thomas


  • Special Education: Jennifer Mazalook
  • Speech: Racheli Ross, Rachel Ludeman
  • Title I: Elaine Kristensen
  • Music: Mari Schay
  • PE: Michael Darnell
  • Library Media: Adam Reich
  • Technology Support: Megan Adamcin
  • Language Development Specialist (LDS): Maria Adams
  • Student Achievement Specialist (SAS): Lindsay DeFazio
  • Student Behavior Specialist (SBS): Carrie Tercek
  • Counselor: Chris McHone
  • SUN Coordinator: Rey Drew

I love working in such a fine school with outstanding staff members, great families, and wonderful kids. I feel extremely privileged to be a part of the Earl Boyles community and to work with a staff that is dedicated to a quality education for children.

Ericka Guynes

Earl Boyles Principal
Ericka Guynes

Our Mission and Vision

Office Contacts

503-256-6554 10822 SE Bush St Portland, Oregon 97266 Google Map Directions Fax: 503-261-8437   Principal Ericka Guynes Secretary Rubi Mejia Records Secretary Carlie Keim-Perez

School Calendar

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  • 25 Jan

    No School

  • 01 Feb

    No School

  • 18 Feb

    President's Day

District Calendar

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  • 24 Jan

    David Douglas High School - early release

  • 25 Jan

    Teacher Work Day - no school

  • 01 Feb

    Grades K-5 no school