Welcome to our Rising Star Page! Every month, Rainbow Rising recognizes an employee across all centers for embodying Rainbow Rising's mission to provide the best quality care to all children. These teachers have demonstrated what being a positive role model means in the lives of children through care and positive interactions. They all have a commitment to quality in carrying out their daily responsibilities and take initiative to go above and beyond what is asked of them. If you see your center's teacher on this page, please take a minute to congratulate them!
We are thrilled to announce Miss Thalia Campos as our Rising Star for the month of June 2021! Miss Thalia started her Rainbow Rising journey in 2017 at Culverdale Elementary. She has had the opportunity to lead our Kindergarten, Young Riser, and High Riser program throughout the years. She is incredibly flexible and can jump to support any age group with short notice. Miss Thalia creates a fun environment with her upbeat personality and ability to connect with the children. She shares her passion of books with the children and is able to have everyone involved through the various creative, fun activities and clubs that she plans each month. We are so grateful for all that Miss Thalia has contributed to our Rainbow Rising Culverdale program!
It is with great pleasure that we announce Northwood’s very own Katrina Garcia as Rising Star of the month. Katrina has worked over five years at Northwood. During her time at Northwood she has built countless relationships with the families and children. She truly cares for each child and her efforts to go beyond what is expected of her never goes unnoticed. Northwood is grateful to have her on their team. She comes in each day with a positive energy that is contagious and creates a fun environment for everyone around her. Northwood staff and families are blessed to have such a caring and responsible person, like Katrina, we are thrilled that she was recognized for her effortless work each day.
We are extremely excited to announce Miss Taylor Blas as Rainbow's Rising Star for the month of March. Taylor has been with Northwood since 2017 and has recently became our Master Teacher. Taylor is a huge support to Northwood, and we are so beyond proud of her accomplishments. She has such a positive attitude the moment she walks through the doors and is always willing to help others. Taylor has created such meaningful and loving relationships with each and every child that attends Rainbow. We are so lucky to have such a sweet, caring, and passionate person working at Northwood. Keep up the good work Taylor, you deserve this award.
It is with great pride that we announce Courtney Cecil as our newest Rising Star. Ms. Courtney has been with Rainbow Rising for two years, working at multiple sites. She is currently a lead Master Teacher at Rainbow Rising Cadence Park.
Ms. Courtney is dedicated, hard-working and creative. She has a passion for art, as well as a passion for helping others. She always makes sure that her team have what they need in order to be successful. We can’t wait to celebrate all of her future growth and accomplishments within the company.
Beacon Park is so excited to have Paloma Douglas selected as February's Rising Star. Paloma started her journey with Rainbow Rising at the age of 18 in 2015 at our Meadow Park site. She has grown tremendously over the past five years and is now a Master Teacher. While she has experience with all age groups, Paloma currently runs the Beacon Park young riser program.
Her passion for the job is second to none. It's amazing when you have a teacher that cares about her kids like Paloma does because it allows her to view Rainbow as not only a job but a fulfilling passion as well. We can't wait to see what's in store for Ms. Paloma in 2020!!!
It is with great pride that we announce Ms. Marissa as our Rising Star! Ms. Marissa has been with Rainbow since June 2016 and is currently a Master Teacher in Training at Westpark. She is someone who is always working hard to create a fun and loving environment for the children. She shares her passion for the community with the children by planning activities every month to help them be involved.
Ms. Marissa goes above and beyond to help each program at Westpark be the best it can be. She does this by pushing those around her to do their best, caring for the families around her and being there for the children everyday. She is an amazing part to the Westpark team!
It was with great pleasure and excitement that we get to announce Meadow Park's very own Jessica Espinoza as this month's Rainbow Rising Star! Miss Jessica has been a part of Rainbow Rising Meadow Park since May 2018. Since her arrival at Meadow Park, she has played a key role in the development of new staff and the program. Miss Jessica was also crucial during Meadow Park's transition from its home site, to a temporary site (due to Meadow Park Elementary School's renovation during the 2018-2019 school year). She is extremely passionate about her job, and it shows every day with her positivity! The relationships Miss Jessica has formed with the children is awe-inspiring, showing how passionate and dedicated she is. Her innovative and resourceful lesson planning gets all the children involved and excited to learn! Rainbow Rising Meadow Park is grateful to have Miss Jessica!
It is with extreme excitement that we announce Jaren Philleo as this month's Rainbow Rising Star! Mr. Jaren has been a part of Rainbow Rising Meadow Park for over a year, and has been a very positive influence to the children and staff.
Mr. Jaren comes to work every day with a smile on his face, and an energetic attitude! During his time at Meadow Park, Jaren has created meaningful relationships with the children, their families, and the staff. Rainbow is very grateful to have a wonderful staff like Jaren!
We are extremely proud to announce Gissell Guerrero as Rainbow Rising Star for the month of November. Miss Gissell has been part of Rainbow Rising for 4 years and has grown very much over time. Miss Gissell began her Rainbow journey at the West Park location as a Teacher’s Aide. She is now officially a Master Teacher and the leader of the High Riser program at Bonita Canyon. Miss Gissell is such a hard worker and her passion for the program is seen every day.
Miss Gissell is always very positive and is always willing to go above and beyond for the children, families, and staff. We are very lucky to have such a kind, considerate, and ambitious Master Teacher be a part of our Bonita Canyon Center.
We are thrilled to announce Mrs. Jessica as our Rising Star! Mrs. Jessica has been with Rainbow Rising since July of 2017 and is currently a Master Teacher in Training at Westpark. She is someone who is very passionate about working with children and is always going above and beyond what is asked. She brings a positive attitude and is always excited to do something fun with the kiddos.
Mrs. Jessica pushes everyone around her to grow and to make the program the best it can be. We can't wait to see what her future holds!
We would like to congratulate our September Rainbow Rising Star, Marcela Garcia! In her 2 years with Rainbow she has dedicated herself to the children and families of many programs and is currently shining in her role as Assistant Director at Greentree.
Her genuine care and respect for everyone that she interacts with creates a wonderful environment for the staff, families and children at Greentree. We are so proud of Marcela and could not be more excited to celebrate her! We look forward to seeing Marcela continue to grow and share her passions with Rainbow.