Zachary Phillips graduated his first class in spring 2014 after spending four years as their Class Teacher and started with the Linden Tree 1st grade class the following fall. Prior to joining Golden Valley as a Class Teacher, Mr. Phillips taught Games for Golden Valley in 2006-2007. He provided after school care for the older grades in 2005-2006. Mr. Phillips has also taught juggling locally for a number of years to hundreds of students of all ages.
He earned his B.A. in Liberal studies, with an emphasis in Theater Arts, from California State University, Sacramento. He also earned his preliminary teaching credential for multiple-subjects and English. Most recently, he received his Waldorf Teacher Certification from Rudolf Steiner College in Fair Oaks in April 2013.
Zachary Phillips has two daughters, both graduates of Golden Valley, and he is very proud that GVCS was his family’s school of choice since the girls were in Kindergarten.
Mr. Phillips’ love of juggling, music, theater, art, and creative writing are shared in the classroom with his students.