Buljan Middle School Staff

Roseville City School District

Lara Hatzenbiler
6th Grade Teacher and WEB Advisor

                             6th Grade Language Arts
                            6th Grade Social Studies
                                 6th Grade AVID
                                  WEB Advisor


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Kathryn Buchan
School Counselor

This is my fourth year at Buljan Middle School and I am so excited to continue my time at Buljan! Please stop by my office (in the front office) to say hello.

If you have any questions or concerns please call, visit, or email and I will respond as soon as possible.

Phone: (916) 771-1720 Ext. 314

Link to my Google Site (provides more detailed more information about Buljan’s School Counseling Program)

(916) 771-1720 Ext. 314
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Kevin Bunnell

Hello parents and students.  We will be doing Long Distance Learning for the remainder of the school year.  All assignments will be posted on Google Classroom. The students will need to log onto Google Classroom via clever.  A two week overview of the lessons and detailed daily lessons are posted on Google Classroom.  I’m excited about the concepts that will be covered.  If you have any questions please send me an email, I will get back to you as soon as possible. 

 Google Classroom Classes and Codes

Block A Math: c2h3h7q

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Jackson DeMos
ELA and AVID Excel Teacher/Yearbook Adviser

In his sixth year at Buljan Middle School, Mr. DeMos is teaching 8th Grade ELA (two classes), AVID Excel classes (6th grade and 7/8), and 7th-8th Grade ELA Intervention. He is also the yearbook adviser, and has coached boys basketball, football, and track at Buljan Middle School. Prior to teaching, he was the Senior Editor at the USC Annenberg School for Communication and Journalism.

To order a yearbook or buy/create an ad for your eighth-grader, please visit https://www.yearbookordercenter.com (school code: 7078).

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DyAnn Donnell
Teacher/6th Language Arts, Social Science and Avid

I’m looking forward the 2019/2020 school year. This is my fourth year teaching 6th grade at Buljan Middle School and my sixth year working in RCSD. Previously, I taught 5th grade at Fiddyment Farm Elementary School. In addition, I worked in San Juan Unified School District teaching 1st, 2nd and 5th grades. I have my multiple subject teaching credential and a master’s degree in school counseling. It is my pleasure teaching middle school age students.

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Ken Fernandes
6th Math/Science Teacher

This will be my twelfth year proudly teaching as a Buljan Bulldog. I tremendously enjoy helping students to reach their full academic, personal, and social potentials while maintaining engaging and collaborative working environments. My mission as an educator is to guide my students to develop and cultivate growth mindsets in regard to their own learning, critical thinking, and goal setting. I have 180 days to positively influence students’ abilities to navigate the multi-tasking demands of the world around them, and I take every day very seriously.

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Mike Garbolino
8th Grade Science Teacher/ Volleyball Coach

   I have been a teacher in the Roseville City School District since 1996.  I have taught Math, History and Science while teaching at Buljan.  I try to make learning a hands-on and immersive experience for the students.  I utilize technology, hands on experiments and prior learning to facilitate the NGSS standards             

I utilize the swift k-12 messaging system and email the parents once a week about the happenings in class                         &

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Luanne Harold
Teacher, AVID Coordinator/District Director


I have been a teacher in the Roseville City School District since 1986 and am a founding teacher at Buljan Middle School.

I believe all children have the capability to be successful in school through hard work and determination.  My favorite saying is:  ‘If you are not willing to learn, no one can help you.  If you are willing to learn, no one can stop you.  Be Unstoppable.’

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Matt Huntsman
6th Grade Math/Science

Hi! I am Mr. Huntsman, 6th grade math and science teacher at Buljan Middle School. I enjoy working with students in math and science with high levels of collaboration. My goal is for students to reach their fullest potentials and become lifetime learners. My interests include golf, guitar, travel, and working with students each day.

Math 1/28/19

Content: Today– math homework   Completed packet 6-9

 No hmw

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Dusty Langston

Welcome to my teacher page.  I am Mr. Langston, this is my 18th year of teaching of mathematics.  I teach Math 8, Honors Integrated 1 and coach football and track on campus. I graduated from Chico State with a Bachelors in Mathematics and continued with National University to earn a Masters in Education. This site will be used to post weekly assignments and other announcements.  Thank you for visiting my page. 

Math 8

Agenda for 11/18

Monday – Functions from tables/charts/points HW handout

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Tiffany Lynn-Kirkbride
Language Arts and U.S. History Teacher/ELD Coordinator

Welcome! I am looking forward to a fantastic year. All of our unit lessons can be found by choosing “Click Here for Unit Lessons” on the right-hand section of the page. Please contact me with any questions.

Periods 1. 2. and 4 U.S. History: Revolution to Reconstruction

Periods 5 and 6 English Language Development

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Edward Noddings
8th Grade Science Teacher

I have been a teacher in the Roseville City School District since 1994.  I have taught Math and Science while teaching at Buljan.  I try to make learning a hands-on and immersive experience for the students.  I utilize technology, hands on experiments and prior learning to facilitate the NGSS standards.

If you have any questions or concerns, please email me at enoddings@rcsdk8.org

  for information about the current unit of study please click this link.

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Lisa Pallari


UC Davis- BA in psychology 
CSUS- Multiple Subjects/Learning Handicapped Teaching Credential, MS in Education 
RSP certificate 
Autism Certification
6th Grade Math/Science, Elective: AVID


Check in to your google classroom daily.


Check in to your google classroom daily.


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Mary Perkins
6th, 7th and 8th grade PE Teacher

I am proud to say I have been a teacher at Buljan for 23 years.  I have taught Science, and now Physical Education.

I teach PE to 6th, 7th and 8th grade students.  As I am a sports’ enthusiast, I hope that I can impart that love of sports, recreation and outdoor activities to my students.

 We have a wide variety of sports and activities that we teach at Buljan and I hope to instill a desire for life-long activity and movement within my students.

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Brandon Pierceall
7th Grade Math Teacher Buljan Middle School email bpierceall@rcsdk8.org Phone # (916) 771-1720 EXT 19103

Course Description—7th Grade Math: The course will include the study of mathematics as it applies to California Common Core 7th grade standards and the world around us. Students will be expected to use creativity and effort to solve problems, collaborate in groups, create their own math problems, connect major themes of mathematics, and much more.

*******If you need additional math practice…… I-Ready can be accessed at home through the Clever account each student has set up. ********


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Lydia Ranger
6th Grade Teacher

Welcome to my teacher page!!! I am so proud to be your child’s teacher here at George A. Buljan Middle School. I am looking forward to our school year together, and I am excited to get to know you and your child over the course of the school year.


If you have any questions, please email me at lranger@rcdk8.org

Link to 6th Grade History Book: https://my.hrw.com

Username: BBulldog   Password: history

Classes Taught:

Language Arts, Social Science, English Language Development

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Jackie Roy
Pre-AP U.S. History/ 8th Grade U.S. History/ 7th Grade AVID

Welcome to my home page. I love teaching and especially teaching U.S. History. This is my 13th year of teaching and I feel very fortunate to be teaching at such an amazing school. My goal every day is to encourage students to reach their full potential. We will be working hard to prepare all students for that next step - high school. This year we will be developing skills that will make students successful as they move on in their academic career.

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Ashley Sandor
Assistant Principal

8th grade/6th Grade (Last Name M-Z)

I joined the Buljan family in 2015 as an Assistant Principal.  Prior to becoming a Bulldog, I was an English Teacher and Intervention Coordinator at Antelope High School in the Roseville Joint Union High School District.  I have worked with students from Elk Grove to Kentucky, and back to Roseville, and I believe that ALL students have the ability to be successful with the right level of support and structure.  I also believe that working WITH families and the community is the best way to achieve that support.  

100 Hallissy Dr.
Roseville, CA 95658
(916) 771-1720
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Alan Warnock
Teacher/Athletic Director/Volleyball Coach

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Greg White
Assistant Principal

7th grade/6th Grade (Last Name A-L)

Welcome to Buljan Middle School!

I am proud to be a part of the Buljan family.  This is my ninth year at Buljan and 18th in the district.  While here, I have taught English Language Arts, Social Science, Science, and Math at the 6th grade level.  Prior to Buljan, I spent nine years at Sargeant Elementary School teaching 2nd, 3rd, 5th, and 6th grades.  

100 Hallissy Dr.
Roseville, CA 95658
(916) 771-1720