Meet the Staff at VVES!

The wonderful staff at VVES use their expertise to help support all the students at our school.

School Secretary - Caryn dela Cruz

Hi, my name is Caryn dela Cruz.  I am the School Secretary and have been working at Visitacion Valley Elementary for 22 years.  When I am not at school, I enjoy spending time with my family, eating out, hiking, crafting and just relaxing. 

School Social Worker - Michelle Vidal


School Psychologist - Huna Yim-Dockery


School Nurse - Kathy Ward

Hi, the kids call me Nurse Kathy. This is my 1st year at Vis Valley.  I am here on Thursdays and Fridays, and some Wednesdays.  I’ve been a nurse for over 35 years and have 4 kids of my own.  I so enjoy your children and partnering in their health and wellness!

Elementary Advisor - Jorge Rodriguez

Hi, my name is Jorge Rodriguez (Mr. Rodriguez/Mr R). My role is Elementary Student Advisor. I have been working with youth for 10 years and at Visitacion Valley for 3 years. I enjoy playing sports such as Soccer, Basketball and Baseball, and other activities such as, Art and Music.

Family Liaison - Sherry Zhang

Hi, my name is Sherry Zhang. I am the Family Liaison at school. I have been working at SFUSD for three years. This is my second year working at Visitacion Valley. When I'm not at work, I like to make crafts and have my own little art projects. 

Cafeteria Supervisor - Jessie Ye (Ms. Jessie)

Hi, my name is Jessie Ye. I am the Cafeteria Supervisor. I have been working at Visitacion Valley for 7 years. When I am not working, I enjoy watching movies and spending time with my family.



Day Custodian - Diane  (Ms. Diane)

Night Custodian - Paul Yu (Mr. Paul)

This page was last updated on October 3, 2022