Phone: 714-431-1500


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Mr. Michael Mendiola

Welcome to the 2023 - 2024 school year!

My name is Mr. Michael Mendiola, and I teach second grade at Manuel Esqueda TK-8 School. I attended Edison Elementary, Lathrop Intermediate, and Saddleback High School in the Santa Ana Unified School District. I have previously taught kindergarten, first, fourth, fifth, sixth, seventh, and eighth grades in our District at Sierra Preparatory Academy, Madison Elementary, and Willard Intermediate. I received my Bachelor of Arts in Business Administration from California State University, Fullerton, Multiple Subject Teaching Credential, and Master of Science in Education also from California State University, Fullerton. This year will be my 7th year at Esqueda and my 21st year teaching in the Santa Ana Unified School District.

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I look forward to a great 2023 - 2024 school year!