Through our Riverside County office, we serve more than 700 students in both the Escondido Union School District and San Ysidro Elementary School District. THINK Together offers tutoring programs in addition to our extended learning programs. For more information please feel free to call (951) 413-3683 or email us.
San Diego County is served through our Riverside office by 12 full time staff members, including a general manager. As our footprint in the county grows, so will our staffing ranks.
Adriana Garcia Kingston
Adriana also oversees students and partners in San Diego County. She previously served as assistant general manager of the Inland Empire Region.
Adriana has experience as a bilingual classroom teacher in the Corona-Norco Unified School District and Val Verde Unified School District; and managed the Family Literacy training program at her school site in the Val Verde District. Kingston was one of Sylvan Learning Center’s 1999 Kid’s Choice Teachers of the Year. Kingston graduated from the University of California, Riverside, with a bachelor’s in Social Relations and holds a teaching credential from Chapman University. She also holds a Master of Arts Degree in Educational Leadership and Administration from Chapman University. Adriana is a former ballet dancer and understands the importance of the arts in education.
Director of Learning Programs
Irene Bobadilla supports Riverside and San Diego County Region. Irene joined THINK Together in 2007.
Before becoming Director of Learning Programs, she served as Quality Assurance Coach for Azusa Unified School District in THINK Together’s Los Angeles County West Covina Region. Bobadilla received a dual Bachelors degree from the University of California, Irvine in Political Science and Chicano/Latino Studies. While a full-time student at UC Irvine, Irene became active in WYSE (Women and Youth Supporting Each other), a mentorship program, as a mentor. She went on to become the Executive Director of the WYSE UC Irvine chapter. Bobadilla is currently pursuing her Master of Science Degree in Leadership and Management with a concentration on Organizational Development from the University of La Verne.
Volunteers are critical to the success of our programs. We are always looking for energetic and positive people and organizations who want to volunteer one day or longer term. For more information please contact our Manager of Volunteers, Landin Lewis at (951) 775-1558.
If you are dedicated to improving educational outcomes and are willing to work hard to make that happen, THINK Together may be the right place for you. Our fast-paced environment is on the forefront of educational innovation and offers tremendous opportunity for enrichment and advancement. Our organization has grown exponentially over the last 10 years and we remain on that trajectory today. If you love kids and want to roll up your sleeves and work, check out our Careers page.
San Diego County School Sites
Felicita Elementary School
737 West 13th Avenue, Escondido, CA 92025
San Ysidro ESD
La Mirada Elementary School
222 Avenida Del La Madrid, San Ysidro, CA 92173
(619) 305-6100; LaMirada.ES.SYSD@THINKtogether.org
Ocean View Hills Elementary School
4919 Del Sol Blvd., San Diego, CA 92154
(619) 305-6090; OceanViewHills.SYSD@THINKtogether.org
Smythe Elementary School
1880 Smythe Avenue, San Ysidro, CA 92173
(619) 305-6088; SmytheES.SYSD@THINKtogether.org
Sunset Elementary School
3825 Sunset Lane, San Ysidro, CA 92173
(619) 305-6094; SunsetES.SYSD@THINKtogether.org
Vista Del Mar Elementary School
4885 Del Sol Blvd., San Diego, CA 92154
(619) 305-6085; VistaDelMarES.SYSD@THINKtogether.org
Willow Elementary School
226 Willow Road, San Ysidro, CA 92173
(619) 305-6093; MillowES.SYSD@THINKtogether.org
San Ysidro Middle School
4345 Otay Mesa Road, San Ysidro, CA 92173
(619) 305-6083; SanYsidroMS.SYSD@THINKtogether.org