Monroe High School
Welcome to Monroe High School - Home of the Bearcats!
A Tradition of Excellence for 100 Years
Parents and Families,
As we welcome spring and enter the last quarter of our school year, I would like
to continue to encourage our students to stay motivated and dedicated to their
This is a very busy time of year for our students. Registration for next year is in
full swing, Smarter Balanced Testing is scheduled for the end of April (21,22,28
& 29) and AP testing starts in May! I am very excited to report that a record
number (over 420) AP tests have been ordered this year. Our administration,
staff and faculty are 100% committed to supporting them, helping them reach
their academic goals and finishing the school year successfully. Our confidence
in our students to do their part, in achieving and reaching their potential
To our students, I ask that you reflect on your goals and strive not only to pursue
personal excellence but also to demonstrate your perseverance and integrity.
Know that I am here to support and encourage you as you explore different
possibilities and grow as learners.
To our parents, it is through your cooperation that we continue to make a
significant difference in the lives of our students. As we endeavor to take
Monroe High School beyond its past accomplishments, our partnership becomes
that much more critical. The faculty, staff, and I value our role in your child’s
education and vow to work for the best interests of our students and
Serving as principal at Monroe High School is as great an honor as it is a
responsibility. I believe that the foundation of our future achievements will be
found in the power of our combined efforts and the strength of our interactions.
I welcome your feedback as we begin to plan for the next school year. Please feel
free to contact me with comments or suggestions.
Monroe High School
17001 Tester Road.
Monroe, WA 98272-2819
Toll Free: 1-800-282-7818
Counseling Fax: 360-804-4698
School Hours: 7:50 a.m. to 2:20 p.m.
John Lombardi, Principal
Erick Aulabaugh, Assistant Principal
Mark Henderson, Assistant Principal
Judith Rosas, Assistant Principal
Melissa Davis, Principal’s Secretary
Will Kahn, Dean of Students
Katie Vanderveen, Discipline/Attendance Secretary
Kathy Wallace, Athletic Secretary
Becky Brekke, ASB Secretary
Tara Weyrick, Receptionist
Judi Berry, Registrar
Lisa Woodard, Counselor, serving students with last names A-G
Jane Stevens, Counselor, serving students with last names O-Z
Tammy Amador, Counselor, serving students with last names H-N and students with bilingual families
Jill Vandemoortele, Interventionist , serving students with special needs
Tricia Benitz, Counseling Secretary
Paula Alice, Nurse