All Pasco County schools and offices will reopen on Monday, October 3rd. Power has been fully restored to the schools that lost power during the storm, and no schools suffered significant damage. This is our final update.


Angie Shauger, Principal

Mrs. Shauger is a native Floridian and was born and raised in Miami, FL. She moved to Tampa to attend the University of South Florida where she completed her BS in Special Education, Masters in Reading K-12, and post graduate certification in Educational Leadership.
Mrs. Shauger started working in Pasco County in 2000, where she has been a special education teacher, basic education teacher, Reading Specialist, and Assistant Principal. Her leadership experiences have been at Sand Pine Elementary, Moon Lake Elementary, Connerton Elementary, and Watergrass Elementary.
In her free time, you will find her spending time with her husband and their son, Sammy. 
Sammy will be attending SPES in the fall as a Kindergartener. 
Mrs. Shauger enjoys supporting the USF Bulls and attending football games. GO BULLS!
She is thrilled to be back at Sand Pine Elementary and looking forward to serving as your Principal. 

Lisa Grimsley, Assistant Principal

A native of Pensacola, FL, Lisa Grimsley received her Bachelor’s, Master’s, and Education Specialist degrees all from Louisiana State University. She began her education career in the Baton Rouge area, where she taught for 12 years. She came to Pasco County in 2009 and was thrilled to join the Sand Pine family as assistant principal in May of 2019. Her career has been diverse, as she has served schools in the capacity of a high-school band director, elementary music teacher, behavior specialist, and 2nd/3rd grade teacher. Mrs. Grimsley is dedicated to nurturing a love for learning, a commitment to educational excellence, and cultivating social-emotional growth in all students.

Peeps – Kindergarten Team

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Owls – First Grade Team

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Peacocks – Second Grade Team  

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Toucans – Third Grade Team

Phoenix – Fourth Grade Team

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Eagles – Fifth Grade Team

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Falcons ( Specials)

Cranes –  Front Office

Kookaburra – Student Services Team

Hawks – RMA / Instructional Assistants

Custodial Staff

  • David Whaley, Plant Manager
  • TBA, Assistant Plant Manager
  • Amparo Galindo, Custodian
  • Cristian Pineda, Custodian
  • Luz Rincon Torres, Custodian
  • TBA, Custodian

Cafeteria Staff

  • Robin Wachsman – Cafeteria Manager 
  • Darlene Evangelist – Assistant Cafeteria Manager 
  • Theresa Santiago, FNS Production Assistant
  • Denise Phillippi, FNS Assistant
  • Nadine Shea, FNS Assistant