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Roquel Colbert


Principal Rocquel Colbert’s goal is to promote and uphold our core values: Students First, Equity, Excellence, Integrity, Cultural Responsiveness, & Joy. 

As an educator since 1998, she has served in several roles, including counselor, teacher, Student Services Administrator, Assistant Principal, and Elementary Special Education Coordinator. In every role, she has  worked passionately and actively to promote high expectations for students and staff and to ensure students receive a high quality education that prepares them for college, career, and community success.  As a leader, she works to build strong collaborative teams and focuses on the strengths of students and staff to empower them everyday. 


Rocquel is a native of Oakland, CA and obtained her Master’s degree from Holy Names University and her Bachelor’s degree from the University of California, Berkeley. In her free time, she enjoys amusement parks, cooking, and spending time with her husband and children.