Principal

 Raquel Hammond

Phone: (559) 898-6720 ext. 47799

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Raquel Hammond

Mrs. Hammond has been a principal at Washington Elementary for the past 5 years.  She began her educational career as a 3rd grade classroom teacher at Garfield Elementary in Selma.  She taught in the classroom for 4 years then became an ELA academic coach for Selma Unified. During that time, Mrs. Hammond worked at various elementary schools in the district.  After another 4 years of working with teachers and students, she became a Program Manager for Jackson Elementary in Selma.

Since Kindergarten, Mrs. Hammond’s dreams have always been to become a teacher.  She believes that she is fulfilling her calling each day when she gets to interact with students, families and the community.  She is dedicated to create an environment where students and parents feel welcome and proud to be part of the Teddy Bear family!