Rachel Claypool

K-3 Co-Laboratory Teacher

Rachel Claypool was born and raised here in San Diego, California.  She has been a valued member of our Rock Academy staff for the past three years as a Rock Academy Camps counselor, after school care staff, teaching assistant, and substitute teacher.  Ms. Rachel brought her love for coding to our after school and summer programs, cultivating creativity and problem-solving mindsets through the use of technology.  In her spare time, Rachel has been known to add to her collection of exotic pets, complete with snakes, frogs, and even a tarantula.  She earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Mathematics – Scientific Computation from the University of California San Diego. Ms. Rachel is passionate about students forming positive relationships with the elements of STEAM: science, technology, engineering, art, and math, and is beyond excited to join the Co-LAB team.