Our Staff

Paolo Madrid

Mr. Paolo Madrid is the third grade teacher at St. Joseph Mountain View. He is a product of Catholic education. Mr. Madrid went to Xavier School for high school and Ateneo de Manila University, both of which are top Jesuit schools in the Philippines. He received his Master of Arts in Teaching K-5 from Montclair State University in New Jersey. He is passionate about education and loves mathematics. In his free time, he loves to read, spend time with his wife and build Lego models. Being part of the St. Joseph Mountain View family is a blessing he is grateful for.

 

3rd Grade Curriculum 

English Language Arts

  • California Common Core
  • Journeys Reading program for phonics, spelling, and grammar
  • Writing program is a blend of Journeys and Step Up To Writing
  • New anchor text every trimester
  • Independent reading aided by Lexia

 

Math

  • California Common Core
  • State standards based assessments
  • Station-rotation and hands on learning
  • Self-paced learning through ST Math and Mathletics

 

Religion

  • Finding God program for daily religious institution
  • Weekly Gospel previews
  • Regular participation in mass and prayer services
  • Faith-based community building

 

Science

  • Next Generation Science Standards
  • Hands-on science instruction with Mystery Science
  • Supplemental readings and fun activities

 

Social Studies

  • California state content standards for social studies
  • Curriculum includes geography, local history, Native American culture, rules and laws, and economics
  • Field trips

 

Arts and Health

  • Art
  • Music
  • Spanish
  • Physical Education
Email: pmadrid@sjmv.org