Archives: Staff Pages

Natalia Salazar, HILT Social Studies Teacher

Natalia L Salazar grew up in Chile and Bolivia, then went to Pennsylvania for a Bachelor’s in Music from Westminster College. She worked in the American School of Bolivia for 12 years, then the University of Arkansas as a teacher assistant for the foreign language program, while getting her Master’s and PhD in Curriculum Instruction. […]

Lara Macdonald, Reading Specialist

Ms. Macdonald has been teaching at Arlington Community High School for 14 years.  She works as the Reading Specialist, Special Education teacher, Health and PE teacher, the online coordinator and the PR liaison (follow her: @LaraMacAPS).  This is Ms. Macdonald’s 22nd year teaching with Arlington Public Schools.  In her free time she loves reading, knitting, […]

Maria Rosario, Counselor

My name is Maria Rosario. I am one of the School Counselors in Arlington Community High School. I have been here since 2013. I am responsible for providing all of our students with assistance and support to ensure their success in school. My goal is to help students with any problem they encounter that may […]

Carlos Alarcon

Mauricio Alarcon, HILT Coordinator, has been a teacher with APS since 1993. In addition to his Arlington experience with young adults, he has taught at DCPS and PGCPS.  He was also an adjunct instructor at George Mason University for two years. He holds a B.S. from UDC and a M.Ed. from George Mason University.  Mauricio […]