2019-2020 Open Enrollment: December 3, 2018 - February 1, 2019   |   School Tours

SCHOOL IS CLOSED

3130 Raymond Dr

Atlanta, GA 30340

8:30am - 3:30pm

Monday - Friday

470-268-6403

3130 Raymond Dr

Atlanta, GA 30340

8:30am - 3:40pm (M, T, Th, F)

8:30am - 1:30pm (W)

Our Staff

"I know that every teacher and every staff member here cares about my and everyone else’s success, and that will make us achieve our goals."

- Tapestry Student

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- Tapestry Student

“I know that every teacher and every staff member here cares about my and everyone else’s success, and that will make us achieve our goals.”

"At my school we all feel safe. No one is made fun of and we’re all treated
the same."

- Tapestry Student

2018-08-20T21:59:42+00:00

- Tapestry Student

“At my school we all feel safe. No one is made fun of and we’re all treated the same.”

"My school has nice kids, outgoing kids, funny kids, talented kids, kind kids, artistic kids, smart kids, and athletic kids."

- Tapestry Student

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- Tapestry Student

“My school has nice kids, outgoing kids, funny kids, talented kids, kind kids, artistic kids, smart kids, and athletic kids.”

Administration & Staff

Barbara Boone
Principal
Prior to coming to Tapestry, Mrs. Boone was the Director of Instruction and Curriculum for…
Matt Tyson
Assistant Principal
My name is Matthew Tyson and I am thrilled to be joining the staff at…
Robin Aldrich
Office Assistant
My name is Robin Aldrich and I’ve been a resident of Tucker and Dekalb County…
Stanley Banks
Custodian
Anne Benevento
School Librarian
Hi! My name is Anne Benevento. I grew up on Mercer Island, Washington, received a…
Anna Chaney
Internship Coordinator
Anna Chaney is excited to be at Tapestry this year and to serve the students…
Dani Fain
Registrar & Administrative Assistant
Danielle Fain, affectionately known as Dani, has been working tirelessly for Tapestry since July 2015.  Since…
Christina Gonzalez
Academic Support Specialist
My name is Christina Gonzalez, I relocated here from Illinois just over one year ago.…
Martina Harrison
Literary Specialist
Hi! My name is Martina Harrison, and I am the Literacy/ESOL Specialist. I am originally…
Samantha Hebenstreit
Autism Specialist
Samantha Hebenstreit is an Iowa native who relocated to Atlanta with her husband in 2006.…
Candice Jordan
Director of Development
Candice Jordan is a native of Atlanta and grew up in the DeKalb County school…
Hydi Kalmin
High School Guidance Counselor
Hydi Kalmin is a native of Atlanta, GA and attended both DeKalb County public schools…
Shari McWilliams
Office Support
Hi, I'm Shari McWilliams, and I work in the front office at school.  This is…
Dejone Miles
Middle School Counselor
Hello! I'm Dejoné Miles and I have always set my sights high and believed in…
Lesley Tucker
Special Education Coordinator
Hi, my name is Lesley Tucker.  I am a native of Charleston, SC.  I have…

Teachers

Althea Benton
Middle School Co-Teacher
Hello, I’m Althea Benton. This is my first year at Tapestry as a special education…
Carol Berger
High School Co-Teacher
Hi.  I have taught for 30+ years.  I began my career as a band director…
Ashley Bernardo
MS ELA/Social Studies Teacher
Hello! My name is Ashley Bernardo, and I will be teaching English Language Arts and…
Tina Burgess
HS History Co-Teacher
Hello, my name is Tina Burgess. This is my first year at Tapestry where I…
Sarah Chuboff
MS ELA and Social Studies Teacher
Hello! My name is Sarah Chuboff, and I am teaching seventh grade English Language Arts…
Kathryn Clements
MS ELA and Social Studies Co-Teacher
I am currently serving as a Special Educator here at Tapestry.  Last year I joined…
Anthony Delevoe
PE and Health Teacher
Hello, my name is Anthony Delevoe, and I am the Physical Education Assistant Teacher here…
Shaneka Ellington
HS Science Teacher
Hello all! I'm very excited to embark on this amazing year with Tapestry Public Charter…
Tony Ellison
Athletic Director/ MS Math Teacher
Tony Ellison grew up in Marietta, GA. He graduated from Wheeler High School in 1998,…
Mary Espinosa
MS Math and Science Co-Teacher
My name is Mary Espinosa and I am beginning my 3 rd year here at Tapestry…
Sonja Fasen
Visual Arts Teacher
Hi! My name is Sonja Fasen and I have recently relocated here with my family…
Jesse Gelbaum
HS History Teacher
Hi, my name is Jesse Gelbaum, “Mr. G”, and I am beginning my 4th year…
Xavier Glenn
HS Science Co-Teacher
Xavier Glenn is a native of Atlanta, Ga.  He earned his Bachelors of Science in…
Brian Holcombe
MS Science Teacher
I would like to start by saying hello to my new family at Tapestry. My…
Jacobi Howard
Drama Teacher
Jacobi Howard is a second year dramatic arts instructor at Tapestry Charter. He is a…
Matt Miller
Music/Band/Chorus Teacher
Matt Miller grew up in New Jersey and graduated from the New School University in…
Daisha Outar
MS ELA and Social Studies Co-Teacher
My name is Daisha Outar, and I am the co-teacher for 6th grade English Language…
Twissa Owanga
HS ELA Co-Teacher
My name is Twissa Kristina Owanga. I am from the Democratic Republic of Congo where I completed…
Pritul Patel
MS Math and Science Teacher
Pritul Patel is a native of the United Kingdom and a graduate of Clayton State…
Romil Patel
HS Computer Technology Teacher
I’m Romil Patel. This is my first year at Tapestry as a High School Technology…
Jennifer Peck
MS ELA and Social Studies Teacher
Jennifer Peck completed her Masters Degree in Education at Lehman College in  Bronx, NY.  Jennifer…
Paul Prueitt
HS Math Teacher
Paul Stephen Prueitt is native to Texas, but since completing three degrees in mathematics in…
Patrick Reich
HS ELA Co-Teacher
Patrick Reich, an Atlanta native, earned a B.A. at Georgia State University and completed teacher…
Ana Rodriguez
ESOL/MS Spanish Teacher
My name is Ana Rodriguez, and I am the Assistant Teacher in the Student Learning…
Sam Smith
PE Co-Teacher
A graduate of Florida A&M University, Coach Sam Smith is the our assistant P.E teacher our J.V basketball…
Brian Strickland
HS Spanish Teacher
Brian Strickland is from Athens, Georgia. He graduated with his Bachelors of Arts in Spanish…
Lauren Sullivan
HS Math Teacher
Lauren Sullivan is a New Jersey native who relocated to Atlanta with her husband in…
Pahk Thepchatri
HS Math Co-Teacher
Pahk Thepchatri currently serves as a special education teacher at Tapestry Charter School. Previously he…
Molly Thomas
MS ELA and Social Studies Co-Teacher
My name is Molly Thomas, and I coteach 8th grade ELA and Georgia Studies with…
Christina Tschari
Middle School Co-Teacher
Hello! My name is Christina Tschari and this is my 5th year at Tapestry Public…
Karen Turner
HS Science Teacher
Karen Turner lives in Atlanta with her husband and 3 children. She is excited to…
Joshua Van Kirk
HS History Teacher
Joshua Van Kirk is a recent transplant from Brooklyn, NY (though he grew up in…

Student Support

Marnie Bell-Ferguson
Paraprofessional
Marnie Bell-Ferguson is a mother of two exceptional, teen-age boys and is married to her…
Teona Ducré
Dean of Students/Health Co-Teacher
Teona Ducre is the High School Dean of Students and PE Support Teacher.  Ms. Ducre…
Kayla Hall
Paraprofessional
Hello! I'm Kayla and I've been working as a high school paraprofessional at Tapestry for…
Vance Holcombe
Paraprofessional
I am a second year Paraprofessional at Tapestry, and I love it! I truly enjoy…
Angelia Merriweather
Paraprofessional
I am very excited to be a member of the Tapestry Charter School faculty and I…
Jamie Prince
Inclusion Facilitator
Jamie Prince began his journey in Special Education as a behaviorist in Athens, Georgia in…
Vanesha Robinson
Paraprofessional
My name is Vanesha Robinson this is my 3rd year at Tapestry Charter. I have…
Kyle Temple
Inclusion Facilitator
My name is Kyle Temple, and I’m an Inclusion Facilitator, working to provide an ideal…
Kenny Watkins
Paraprofessional
My name is Kenneth Watkins. I am from High Springs Florida. I am married and…