Thank you for visiting the Flintridge Prep Parents Portal. We’re excited to provide you with the information you need as you start the new school year.

For your convenience, we’ve provided an electronic copy of most of the materials in our summer mailing here.

If you didn't receive a paper schedule and directory in the mail, we may be missing some important health information. Please contact Emma Goo (; 818.949.5573) to check your paperwork and to arrange to pick up your child's schedule.

Prep Dining

Flintridge Prep Dining provides meals and snacks for every appetite, while also catering a variety of campus events. Click here to set up a dining account and to see Frequently Asked Questions about Prep Dining.

Mentoring and Internships

Prep Exchange offers several opportunities for students and young alumni to be mentored by the Prep network. If you’re interested in providing a summer internship or a one-day shadow mentoring experience for our students in the spring, contact Colleen Bissner ( Parents can find out more about Career Windows and summer internships through the Fathers Club. Visit for more information, or contact David Hitchcock ( or Cathy Heflin (

School Calendars

You can subscribe to calendar feeds from the Calendar page by clicking either iCal or RSS in the lower-right corner of the page. You can also set up alerts to receive alarms for events. For additional information on calendar subscriptions, click here.

School Directories

The Faculty and Staff Directory is available on the Parents Portal page without a login. The School Directory lists parents and students and requires a login. If you are a new parent, click here to receive an email with your username and a link to choose your password. If you are a returning parent and you have forgotten your username and password, click Forgot My Password on the School Directory login page and enter your email address to have your credentials emailed to you.

Contact information updates

If you have a change of information, please visit the Update My Info page or send it to our registrar, Brenda Diaz ( We sync our directory on the website once a month. Contact information changes frequently, so we encourage you to check the online directory regularly.

Welcome New Faculty

Please welcome the following new faculty to campus. If you’re interested in learning more about the rest of our faculty, access the Faculty and Staff Directory and click the profile link of the individual faculty members.

Will Bellaimey
Mr. Bellaimey teaches AP Government and 7th grade history. He holds a BA in political science from Middlebury College and an MA in education from Lesley University. Prior to coming to Prep, he taught history at Riverdale Country School.

Megan Bowman
Dr. Bowman teaches 9th grade World History, and 11th grade US History. She received her BA in international affairs from the University of Colorado at Boulder and her MA and PhD in US history from UC Santa Barbara.

Reid Fritz
Mr. Fritz teaches physics. He graduated from Princeton with a BA in ecology and evolutionary biology and a certificate in teacher preparation. Mr. Fritz previously taught at Sherborne School in England and at Christchurch School in Virginia.

Eric Hallett
Mr. Hallett teaches AP Calculus AB and Geometry. He holds a BS in mechanical engineering, with an emphasis in product design, from Stanford University, where he also served as music director for the Mendicants a cappella group.

Joel Ishii
Mr. Ishii teaches Precalculus and Calculus. He holds a BA in mathematics from the University of California, Berkeley. Mr. Ishii comes to Prep from City on a Hill Charter Public School in Boston, where he was a math teacher.

Michelle Lee
Ms. Lee teaches 9th grade Biology and 10th grade AP Biology. She comes to Flintridge Prep from Horace Mann School in New York City, where she taught biology for four years. She holds a BS in neuroscience and physiology from the University of California, San Diego, and an MA in secondary science education from Teachers College, Columbia University.

Ross Margitza
Mr. Margitza teaches instrumental music and AP Music Theory.  He is a professional pianist, trumpeter, composer and arranger.  He earned his BM from Michigan State University and his MM from Northern Illinois University. He is currently working on finishing his DMA at the University of Texas at Austin.   

Genevieve Morgan
Dr. Morgan teaches 9th and 11th grade English. She received her BA in English from UCLA and her PhD from the University of California, Davis. She has also been awarded two NEH Fellowships to study Dante in Siena, Italy, and French drama in Avignon, France. She has been teaching English at independent schools since 1995.

Beth Pattinelli
Mrs. Pattinelli teaches Geometry and Algebra 2. She is also the assistant coach for the girls cross country team. She received her BA from the University of San Diego.

Kristen Yankura
Dr. Yankura teaches 8th grade science and 9th grade biology. She holds a BS from John Carroll University, MS from Cleveland State University and PhD from Carnegie Mellon. Dr. Yankura comes to us from UCLA, where she was a postdoctoral researcher. She has a background in neurobiology, animal development and evolution.