About Mrs. Briana Merino...
Position: Honors Biology & Biology Teacher
Team/Department: Science Department
Phone: (480) 424-8337
Welcome to Casteel High School! My name Briana Merino and I am so excited to be your student's teacher. I began my teaching career in 2008, and I have been at Casteel High School since 2016. I am married and we have three sons. I look forward to teaching your child this year.
My Education and Professional Background
- Master of Education in Educational Leadership; received December 2017 from Northern Arizona University
- Master of Education in Secondary Education; received December 2009 from Arizona State University
- Bachelor of Science in Biology; received December 2007 from Arizona State University
My Educational Philosophy
I believe that each student that enters my classroom has the right to learn and feel safe. My ultimate goal is to encourage and develop critical thinking skills, and stimulate a natural curiosity that will guide students in their efforts of pursuing success.