Victoria Rhee

Known as Ms. Rhee to her sophomore Humanities students, Victoria was born in Chicago and grew up in Orange County. She received her B.A. in Political Science from UCLA while working as an academic counselor and tutor for the student-athletes. After working as a Training Coordinator at an automotive franchise for a year and a […]

Tiffany Arnaldo

Don’t ask Tiffany where she’s from unless you have time to chat! She grew up an Air Force “brat”, moving every 3-4 years. Tiffany spent the majority of her formative years overseas (Bonn, Germany & Brunssum, Netherlands). Tiffany graduated from the United States Naval Academy in 1993 and spent 12 years active duty, first as […]

Timothy Ro

I am excited to be returning to HTHMA for my second year of teaching. I am originally from Garden Grove, where I was born and raised in the recently dubbed “Orange County Koreatown,” or what I personally elect to call it, “The Boulevard of the Korean American Dream.” From there, I attended the University of […]

Sophia Oller

Sophie is a chemistry teacher at High Tech High International. She graduated from UCSD with a Bachelor of Science in Chemistry as well as minors in French, Theatre, and Education. She’s taught in the San Diego area since 2011 and received her teaching credential and Master of Education from UCSD. Sophie’s love of exploration has […]

Ryan Urie

Ryan is a Tenth-grade Inclusion Specialist at High Tech High Point Loma. He is a San Diego native who graduated from Syracuse University with a Bachelors’s in American History. Ryan ran Cross Country and Track at Syracuse University and now coaches at Cuyamaca Community College. He has his Master’s in Curriculum and Instruction Design at […]

Oscar Carrion

My name is Oscar Fabian Carrion and I am a Chula Vista native. After graduating from Coronado High School in 2009 I received a Bachelor of Arts in Sociology from the University of California, Los Angeles. I have taught 12th, 9th, and 11th grade humanities (in that order) while earning my teaching credential from the […]

Michael Chin

Michael Chin graduated from UCSD with a major in Chemistry and a minor in Secondary Science Education. In his senior year of undergrad, he was introduced to the High Tech High Schools through student teaching 10th grade Chemistry at High Tech High International. The following year, he continued on site as the 12th grade Academic […]