Teachers

Name Classes Taught
Priscilla Burns, Dept. Chair Culinary, CTE District Coordinator
Laura Dietle HEROES TEACH, Careers With Kids, Human Development, Senior Survival
Susan Sullins
Life Management, Teen Topics, Nutrition

 

Laura Dietle

Laura Dietle  Laura Dietle graduated from California State University, Chico with a degree in Home Economics; minor in English.  I have been a teacher for 35 years; 12 years for Maxwell Unified School District and  at PVHS.  I am a Chico native and feel very fortunate to be able to work in the town I love at such a great high school.  I currently teach classes that involve placing students with mentors in the community in Education and Human Service occupations.  Facilitating mentor connections for students and witnessing the positive relationships between them has been one of the greatest joys and accomplishments of my teaching career. I feel proud to be in a this fabulous pathway and within a department at PVHS that has received a state "Program of Excellence" award.

Priscilla Burns

Priscilla Burns Priscilla Burns graduated from CSU-Chico with Bachelors Degrees and a teaching credential in Home Economics, Life Science and designated subject credentials in Culinary Art and Retail Sales.  After interning with the California State Department of Education, she taught in Princeton for 13 years.  In 1995, she was awarded Princeton Teacher of the year. She was awarded California Teacher of the Year in 1996.  Upon moving into Chico Unified School District Priscilla taught at Bidwell for one year and transferred to Pleasant Valley High School in 1997.  She received Chico Unified Teacher of the Year in 1998 and has taught Life Management, Culinary Art I, II and is currently the district CTE Coordinator

Susan Sullins

Susan Sullins Bio