Fifth Grade


Cells ● Plant Structures and Functions ● Human Body Systems ● Earth's Water ● Earth's Weather ● the Solar System ● Types of Matter ● Changes in Matter


Computation ● Fractions ● Decimals ● Percents ● Measures of Central Tendency ● Graphing


Old Testament survey

Social Studies

American History: The thirteen colonies to the Civil War


Grammar: parts of speech, verbs and their tenses and objects ● Etymology ● Analogies ● Writing ● Literature

Service Projects

Operation Christmas Child ● Leading Chapel Worship ● First Grade Buddies


Lisa LeSage

Lisa LeSage


Mrs. Lisa LeSage officially joined the CCS teaching staff in 2011 after years of active involvement as a parent, including three years of coordinating the Fun Run and substitute teaching. Both of her children are former students and began attending CCS in preschool. Mrs. LeSage's love of this school and passion for working with children inspired her to pursue a second career and earn her multiple subject teaching credential at San Jose State University. She also holds a Bachelor of Science in Accounting from Santa Clara University. Mrs. LeSage brings energy and enthusiasm for learning into the classroom.

Patrizia Palomino

Patrizia Palomino


Mrs. Patrizia Palomino has extensive experience in schools teaching mostly 5th grade. Her resume includes teaching at a school for missionary children in Costa Rica and at Bethesda Christian School in Texas. Mrs. Palomino has an AA in Practical Theology from Christ for the Nations Institute, a Bachelors Degree in Theology and Education from Dallas Baptist University, and a Masters Degree in Education from Texas Christian University. Mrs. Palomino loves children and believes that school should be fun.