Who to Ask About What

Whether our students are going into the building, working remotely, or a hybrid, it’s important that our families know who to reach out to about various issues and concerns. Here’s a list of key NYC iSchool people to know and how to reach them.

Key iSchool People to Know

Principal Isora Bailey

Assistant Principal Michelle Leimsider 

Business manager Johnny Lau

Guidance counselor Lizzette Colón

Director of college counseling Kate Beck

Scheduling specialist Evelyn Baracaldo 

PA president Lambeth Hochwald

SLT chair Rob Cowan

Who to contact about… 

Your child’s schedule

Ms. Baracaldo ebaracaldo@nycischool.org 

Your child’s academic progress and support

Your child’s adviser by email

Guidance counselor Lizzette Colón lcolon@nycischool.org 

Assistant principal Michelle Leimsider mleimsider@nycischool.org 

Principal Isora Bailey ibailey@nycischool.org 

Special education needs

Your child’s special education teacher or Ms. Bailey

Your child’s emotional well-being

Your child’s adviser by email

Guidance counselor Lizzette Colón lcolon@nycischool.org 

Assistant principal Michelle Leimsider mleimsider@nycischool.org 

Principal Isora Bailey ibailey@nycischool.org 

Setting up a meeting with a teacher or administrator

Your child’s adviser or the relevant staff member by email

Attendance

Mr. Lau jlau@nycischool.org 

Paperwork

Proof of enrollment: Mr. Lau jlau@nycischool.org

Transcript: Ms. Leimsider mleimsider@nycischool.org 

Working papers: Ms. Colón lcolon@nycischool.org 

College admissions and counseling

Director of college counseling Kate Beck kbeck@nycischool.org