Management and Staff

Teacher Mindy Camacho, Director (M-F 8:30-5:00) 

Joined Intercommunal Pre-School in July 2011. She has been in the field of Early Childhood Education (ECE) since 1987. She has an Associate Degree in Behavioral Science, over 50 units in ECE, and a BA in Liberal Studies with a concentration in Family Studies. She also has an ECE Program Director Permit, from the California Department of Teacher Credentialing, with a specialization in Infant and Toddlers. She volunteers as a professional growth adviser for ECE teachers in San Mateo County who need to renew their Teaching Permits. Mindy is married, and lives in Pacifica. She has two adult children, one of which is in college. “I love being a director and working with children, parents and teachers.  

Teacher Doris Palacios (M-F 7:00-3:00)

Joined Intercommunal Pre-School in 1986.  She is one of the Teacher’s for the Blue Jay Classroom (Pre-K).  Doris has 16 units in Early Childhood Educations and an Associate Teacher’s Permit, from the State of California Department of Teacher Credentialing.  Doris is Bi-lingual in Spanish/English.  She has 2 adult children, and two young grandchildren.  “I love being with the kids and teaching them”

Teacher Helen Ng (M-F 8:00-4:30)

Joined Intercommunal Preschool in July 2017 as our Deer Teacher.  She has 14 years’ experience with children ages 3 months -5 years.  Helen has an Associate Degree in ECE from City College of SF and a Teachers’ Permit from the State of California.  Helen lives in Daly City with her husband and 2 sons, one of which is college.   “I enjoy contributing my passion of ECE to the children and their families” 

Teacher Alejandra Espinoza (T/Th 8:30-5:00)

Joined Intercommunal Preschool in 2014 as a volunteer High School Student.  She began working as a part time Teacher’s Assistant in October 2015.  She is the Assistant Teacher for the Deer Classroom (3-4 yr. old’s).  Alejandra has just completed her basic 4 ECE Classes and will be applying for her Associate Teacher Permit before the end of 2017.   She is Bi-lingual in English/Spanish.  Alejandra lives in the neighborhood with her mom, and her younger brother and sister.  “The children are so cute.  I love playing with them, and teaching them.”

Teacher Sandra Vultao (M-W-F 8:30-5:00)

Joined Intercommunal Preschool in August 2016 as a part time Teacher’s Aide.  She works in the Deer Classroom 2 days a week so Alejandra can complete her degree.  She is Tri-Lingual in Portuguese, English, and Spanish.  Sandra also lives in the neighborhood.  She is married and has 4 children.  “I really enjoy the kids and love helping out around the school.”

Teacher Deborah Jackson (M-F 11:00-1:30)

Joined Intercommunal Preschool in October 2016 as our Kitchen Coordinator.  She is the one that keeps us fed with our catered in food from Chefables.   Deborah is also studying ECE and often jumps into the classrooms to lend a helping hand.  She lives nearby with her husband.  She has 2 adult children and 3 grandchildren.  “It’s fun to come to work and see the children.  I like helping in the classroom too.”