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Welcome to Richard Montgomery High School! 

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(Pictured from left to right: Ms. Roberson, Ms. Lopez-Arias, Mr. Smith, Mr. Monteleone, Mr. Jelen, Ms. Wheeler, Ms. Hernandez)


Richard Montgomery High School provides a varied and rigorous educational experience for our students. In order to compete in a global society, we empower our students to become independent learners, critical thinkers, and culturally competent citizens.

We look forward to working with you, your child, and the community to support our goals.


Mr. Damon Monteleone, Principal

Instructional Supervision           

Administrative Management      

Administrative Team



Fine Arts & PE/Health (FAPE)

School Business Administrator

Staff Development Teacher 




Field Trips

Instructional Leadership Team  

MCEA/SEIU Association Relations

Parents and Community Relations

Professional Development

Professional, ECA, SSE Payroll


School Improvement Plan/E.O.L

Staff Meetings


Ms. Karla Lopez-Arias, Assistant Principal - Grade 10 

Instructional Supervision  

Administrative Management  


Special Education (LAD & ED Cluster)

Grade 10

Back to School Night

Chaperone Duties


ESOL & Hispanic Community Outreach

Grade Level Attendance, Discipline, IEP's, Grades, Attendance Intervention

Pre-service, Opening of Schools and Closing of Schools

RM International

Testing: PSAT, SAT, Access for ELLs, WIDA

10th Grade Parent Meeting  

Other duties as assigned by the principal


Ms. Robin Wheeler, Assistant Principal - Grade 9 

Supervision and Evaluation  

Administrative Management  


World Language

Media Center

IT System Specialist


Grade 9

Grade Level Attendance, Discipline, IEP's, Grades, Attendance Intervention

9th Grade BBQ/Orientation

9th Grade Parent Meeting/Report Card Night


Grading & Reporting/E3's

Interruption Calendar

Student Activities and Clubs

Student Government Association Activities (SGA)


Other duties as assigned by the principal

Ms. Veena Roberson, Assistant Principal - Grade 12 

Instructional Supervision 

Administrative Management  


Social Studies 

Grade 12 (Class of 2020)

Bell Schedule 

Bridge Projects & Credit Recovery 

CCRCCA & Accuplacer

12th Grade  Parent Meeting

Grade Level Attendance, Discipline, IEP's, Grades, Attendance Intervention  


OSET/Emergency Preparedness


RMHS Shared/Google Folder

Rising 9th Grade Parent Meeting

Rocket Teaching Assistant Program (RTA)

Senior Activities

Student & Staff Handbooks

Yearbook/Student ID's/Photos 

Other duties as assigned by the principal 

Mr. Scott Durbin (Acting Assistant Principal) - Grade 11

Instructional Supervision 

Administrative Management  

Science (as a department head)

Alt 1 Program

S1 SLO Feedback: English & FAPE

Grade 11 (Class of 2021)

Back up Testing: PARCC/MISA/MHSA/PSAT, Access for ELLS, WIDA

Grade Level Attendance, Discipline, IEP's, Grades, Attendance Intervention  

African American History Month

Homework Club, Peer Mediation, Student Support Group

Minority Scholars

Restorative Practices

Scholars Dinners

Student Awards Ceremony


Other duties as assigned by the principal 

 Mr. Joseph Jelen, Magnet Coordinator - Magnet Students (9-12), IB DP Students (9-12) 

Instructional Supervision  

Administrative Management  


IB MYP & IB DP Coordinators

MYP Personal Projects

Magnet Students (9-12) & IB DP Students (9-12)

Electives Fair

Grade Level Attendance, Discipline, IEP's, Grades, Attendance Intervention

Honor Roll, Straight A certificates, Student of the Month

In-house Summer Programs

Magnet Applications/Appeal process

Magnet Parent Events

Rocket Time

School Tours and presentations

Supervises IB vertical and horizontal articulation 

Testing: IB & AP exams, County Magnet Selection

Transportation (IB, Activity Bus, Regular)

Visiting Students (shadowing)

Other duties as assigned by the principal 

Ozmara Hernandez, School Business Administrator  

Administrative Management

School Financial Specialist 

Building Services Manager   

Building Services Night Manager 

Building Service Personnel  

Plant Equipment Operator 

Cafeteria Manager 

Cafeteria Personnel    

Master Calendar



Main Office

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(Picture above left to right: Mrs. Hirrlinger, Ms. Hermansdorfer, Ms. Wall, Mrs. Ayala, Mrs. Stec, Mrs. Aubertin)

Administrative Secretary to the Principal:

Ms. Laura Hermansdorfer

Main Office Secretaries:

Mrs. Mary Ayala

Mrs. Cathy Stec

Mrs. Susan Aubertin

Mrs. Debby Hirrlinger

Attendance Secretary:

Ms. Claire Wall

IB Magnet Office

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Mr. Joe Jelen, Magnet Coordinator

Ms. Nancy Shay, IB Diploma Coordinator

Ms. Molly Clarkson, IB Middle Years Programme (MYP)


Mrs. Cindy Montgomery


Mrs. Cheryl Day