Phone: (619) 336-8932


Degrees and Certifications:

Mrs. Kimberly Hatakeyama

Mrs. Hatakeyama is a native San Diegan and graduated from UCSD with a B.A. in Human Development and a minor in linguistics with emphasis in American Sign Language.  After her undergrad, she went to USC and completed her masters in teaching and earned her multiple subjects teaching credential.  She started her career in National School District at Central School teaching kindergarten and moved to Palmer Way when given the opportunity to be the first in the district to teach transitional kindergarten.   Mrs. Hatakeyama enjoys playing with her daughter and being a mom as well as spending time with her ultra supportive husband.  Her hobbies include traveling, scrapbooking, going to Disneyland, rooting for the USC Trojan football team and watching the San Diego Padres.