School Leadership Team


Hudson Cliffs School strives to nurture diverse learners who challenge themselves academically, think critically, and actively participate in their community.  

  • In support of our mission we are committed to:

  • Providing a challenging and high-quality curriculum which includes group activities, hands-on learning, and interdisciplinary projects.

  • Encouraging students to meet their challenges with student-centered instruction

  • Providing an environment that encourages growth and independence

  • Exposing our students to a broad range of enrichment activities through the support of our community

Empowering diverse thinkers to be productive members of their community. 

By Laws

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Team Members

Parent Representatives

Joy Waitkus

Karima Khawja

Einat Lev

Jen Bennion

Christina Harvey

Nunez Gautier

Gwendolyn Kingsberry

Staff Representatives

Christopher Jennings

Katheryn O'Connor

Marissa Pashley

Melissa Velasco

Conor Doyle

Emel Topbas-Mejia 

Current Subcommittees:

  • Remote Learning

  • Website 

  • CEP

  • Outdoor Learning

2020-2021 Meeting Dates

  • September 22, 2021

  • October 20, 2021

  • November 17, 2021

  • December 15, 2021

  • January 12, 2022

  • February 9, 2022

  • March 9, 2022

  • April 13, 2022

  • May 11, 2022

  • June 1, 2022  

SLT meetings will take place on Google Meet at 7:00AM. 

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Meeting Minutes