• Mrs. Donnelly has been an educator for twenty-nine years. She has a bachelor's degree from San Diego State University and a teaching credential from Sierra Nevada College. Mrs. Donnelly has a master's degree in Curriculum and Instruction from University Nevada, Las Vegas, and an Educational Specialist degree in School Administration from Nova Southeastern University. Mrs. Donnelly is a Nationally Board Certified Teacher, and was an instructor for Chapman University and Nova Southeastern University at the graduate level. Mrs. Donnelly has four children in college, and is married to Mr. Donnelly, a fifth-grade teacher at LVES. Mrs. Donnelly enjoys yoga, pilates, theater, music, reading, and spending time with her family.


  • Mrs. Shanahan is in her 19th year of teaching with the Temecula Valley Unified School District.  She received her Bachelor of Arts degree from California State University San Marcos and her multiple subject CLAD teaching credential from Chapman University.  She also holds two single subject teaching credentials in health science and physical education and is a GATE certified teacher.  Mrs. Shanahan earned a Masters Degree in Education from Concordia University in Irvine.

    Mrs. Shanahan is married with 2 sons who are both active in competitive baseball.  She enjoys spending time with her family, physical fitness, traveling, and being active in both of her son’s baseball organizations.