Quince Orchard Administration

Mrs. Elizabeth Thomas (Beth), Principal 

Phone: 240-740-3600
Administrative Secretary: Ms. Becky Smolen

Supervising and evaluating departments:

  • Administration
  • Athletics
  • Counseling Services
  • Security
  • Staff Development Teachers

Responsible for the following programs and initiatives:  

  • Coordination and Supervision of the Professional Growth Systems 
  • Equal Opportunity Schools (EOS) Co-Coordinator
  • ILT Coordinator
  • Liaison to Central Office Staff
  • Liaison to the Booster Club, PTSA, and NAACP Parent Group
  • Maintaining Community & Public Relations
  • Master Calendar
  • NAACP Parent Group
  • Opening and Closing of School
  • Project GRAD Co-Coordinator
  • School Improvement Plan Chairperson
  • Staff Morale and Climate - May 2020
  • Wellness 365 Co-Coordinator

Dr. Lynn Brown, Assistant Principal - Supervising Students in Grade 11 (Responsible for EMT, IEP, and 504 for grade level) 

Supervising and evaluating the following departments: 

  • Fine and Practical Arts
  • Health Room
  • Main Office
  • Social Studies

Responsible for the following programs and initiatives:

  • Announcements
  • Assembly Coordinator
  • Bridge Projects - Social Studies
  • Back-Up Test Coordinator (SAT in-school/ACT Vouchers/Accuplacer)
  • College Career Readiness and College Completion Act (CCRCCA)  Coordinator
  • College Career Readiness Forum Back-up
  • Credit Recovery
  • Field Trips
  • Junior Activities
  • Project GRAD Co-Coordinator
  • Senior Awards Co-Coordinator
  • Staff Morale and Climate - December
  • Transportation  

Ms. Edith Lee, Assistant Principal  - Supervising Students in Grade 9 - Last Names O - Z (Responsible for EMT, IEP, and 504 for grade level)  

Supervising and evaluating the following:  

  • English
  • English Language Learners (ELL)
  • Media Assistant
  • Media Specialist

 Responsible for the following programs and initiatives:

  • Asian American Heritage
  • Assessment Interventions and Initiatives
  • Bridge Projects Lead - English
  • Crisis Team/Fire Drills
  • Dream It Be It
  • Freshman Activities
  • New Student Orientation/Cookout
  • Staff Morale and Climate - February
  • Summer School
  • Testing Coordinator - MCAP (English, Math, Government), HS-MISA, and ACCESS

Ms. Vilma Najera, Assistant Principal  - Supervising Students in Grade 10 (Responsible for EMT, IEP, and 504 for grade level)  

Supervising and evaluating the following:  

  • Math
  • World Languages

 Responsible for the following programs and initiatives:

  • Articulation Coordinator
  • Bridge Projects - Math
  • Child Abuse Coordinator
  • Coordination of Hispanic Community Outreach
  • E3 (AIP/Student Attendance/Tardy Initiatives and Procedures)
  • Hispanic Heritage Month Assembly
  • Job Fair Coordinator
  • Liberty's Promise
  • Master Schedule Back Up
  • Minority Scholars Program
  • Project GRAD
  • PSAT Coordinator
  • Sophomore Activities
  • Staff Morale and Climate - January
  • Wellness 365 Coordinator

Mr. Joshua Neuman-Sunshine,  Assistant  Principal  - Supervising Students in Grade 12 (Responsible for EMT, IEP, and 504 for grade level)  

Supervising and evaluating the following:  

  • Alt 1 Program
  • Health and PE
  • ITSS
  • Special Education

 Responsible for the following programs and initiatives:

  • Academic Intervention Programs
  • Admin Chaperone Duties
  • Articulation Calendar
  • Back to School Night
  • Bell Schedules
  • CCRCCA Back Up Test Coordinator (SAT - in school, ACT Vouchers, Accuplacer)
  • EOY Close Out Process
  • Graduation and Senior Awards
  • Graduation Validation
  • Master Schedule
  • Senior Activities
  • Staff Chaperone Duties
  • Staff Morale and Climate - November

Mr. Phillip Yarborough, Assistant Principal – Supervising Students in Grade 9 - Last Names A - N (Responsible for EMT, IEP, and 504 for grade level)

Supervising and evaluating the following:  

  • Science

Responsible for the following programs and initiatives:

  • Back Up Crisis Team/Fire Drills
  • Black History Month Assembly 
  • Forms and Surveys
  • Freshman Activities
  • New Student Orientation/Cookout
  • QO U and Homeroom
  • Report Card System
  • Staff Handbook
  • Staff Morale and Climate
  • Student Government Association (Elections, Events, Pep Rallies)
  • Student Handbook
  • Student Recognition
  • Testing Co-Coordinator

Business Manager and Business and Operations Administrator 

Ms. Judy Yu
Phone: 240-740-3600

Supervising and evaluating the following departments:

  • Building Services
  • Financial Specialist
  • Food Services

Responsible for the following programs and initiatives: 

  • After School Supper Program
  • Budgets
  • Building Security Codes
  • Construction Requests and Management
  • Contracts 
  • Field Trip Review
  • Financial Obligations 
  • FMS Orders & Approvals
  • Fundraisers
  • Furniture and Equipment 
  • Grants
  • ICB Building Use  
  • Independent Activity Fund, Instructional Materials and Textbook Accounts
  • Key Inventory
  • Lockers
  • Maintenance Requests 
  • Mastercard
  • Payroll
  • SERT
  • Staff Parking
  • Summer Programs
  • Summer Project Management
  • Swipe Cards
  • Textbook Accounts
  • Webtrip Approvals

Financial Assistant 

 Ms. Jacqueline Kumiega 

Phone: 240-740-3611


Security Team

Security Team Leader - Mr. Kevin Orellana

Security Assistants:  Ms. Tusseinah Ellis, Mr. Corey LeachMr. Dwight (Dave) Parrish, Mr. Joe Rice Ms. Tammy Shelhorse Crisis Response Team Co-Lead

  • Locker Problems 
  • Missing Property Reports
  • Open Lunch Program
  • Radios - Inventory and Maintenance
  • Student IDs
  • Student Parking
  • Supervision of Security Assistants 

Attendance Secretary

 Ms. Stephanie Bradley
Phone: 240-740-3601

Important attendance information everyone needs to know.


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