Phone: We will be using the Aeries communication system this year. Please take a few minutes to make sure you update your contact information and preferences in Aeries.


Degrees and Certifications:

I have a BA in history from UCSD and received my teaching credential from Cal State San Marcos. I also have a masters degree in reading instruction from the American College of Education.

David Byrnes


Hi Families!


I'm so excited for this new school year. Your 4th grade team has a lot of fun activities planned and a full year of coursework designed to challenge and motivate the children. Please come to Back to School night here in the classroom on Thursday, August 18th beginning at 6PM.  Also, please check your email this week for a survey I'd like you to fill out.


Black and White Composition Notebook

3 Spiral Notebooks (about 80 pages - the cheap ones)

Pencils, Sharpener


6 Pocket Student Expanding File

Headphones (bluetooth or corded, but nothing expensive)

Reusable Water Bottle

Colored Pencils

Glue Sticks

Expo Markers and Personal Whiteboard

Highlighters (Different Colored Set of 4)

Please note: Anything not brought in will be provided.

Donations are greatly appreciated:

The City of Ember (We have it on audio, but having the book is great too. My remaining copies have been much-loved.)

Copy Paper


Glue Sticks

Craft Sticks

Gallon Baggies

Black Sharpies


Last Modified on August 9, 2022