• My name is Barbara Pearson and I teach English (grades 7-8) and APEX (grades 9-12) at REACH Academy.  I grew up in Santa Ana, attending John Adams Elementary, Carr Intermediate and Valley High School.  I began my career at SAUSD in 1991 and have held a variety of roles, including teaching all grade levels TK-8, APEX, AVID and Certificated Learning and Academic Specialist.  I earned a Bachelor of Science at California State University, Long Beach, where I also obtained my teaching credentials.  I hold a Master of Science in Curriculum and Instruction from California State University, Fullerton (CSUF). 

    I can be reached at barbara.pearson@sausd.us or call 714.431.1800.



    "Children are the living messages we send to a time we will not see." John W. Whitehad
    "A deep breath is the beginning of every solution."
    "Walk towards the sunshine and the shadows will fall behind you."


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