• This is Joelinda Nichols’s  7th year as an Instructional Assistant at Rancho Vista High School.  She started in this field in 2011 as a substitute after volunteering as a classroom helper at her kids school for the previous 10 years.  She has an Associates Degree from Cypress College. In her free time, she enjoys spending it with her 3 children and granddaughter. Her hobbies include playing cards and board games, horseback riding, wakeboarding, cooking and going to the beach.  She has a very strong faith in God and strives to be a good role model for the students at RVHS. She loves what she does and believes every student can be positively influenced while at RVHS. In the future, she looks forward to a tenure at RVHS and hopes to see each student graduate from here with a sense of accomplishment.


  • I have been married to my husband Richard for twenty- nine years .I have four children Annie married with four little girls,Laura is  twenty six years who works at Excelsior School as a teacher assistant at TVHS.  Meagan is  twenty-four years old who works at Rancho Community Church as a teacher assistant to pre-school children.Adam is our only son who will be turning twenty-one next month he is a apprentice who is working with my husband at a G.M. Dealership. My husband has been with G.M thirty- four years. I enjoy being with my family. I love to cook for them and especially love to bake. I also have a little guy who is very special to me.Hunter Fayerweather is a Pure Bred Jack Russell. Hunter is loved by all of the family.Especially by me!!!!!!!!!! I have been in the District for at least six-teen years. I have been with RVHS for fifteen years and I love what I do. Every new year brings new challenges. These kids are all different  but, want to graduate just like any other kid at a regular high school. My passion is to see each one of them succeeded come graduation.I hope to stay at RVHS as long as I am able to