Mr. Matt Takimoto
Mr. Matt Takimoto is an East Bay native, attending El Cerrito High School before majoring in music at the University of Oregon. After returning to the East Bay, Matt spent four years as an after-school programs coordinator, as well as two years teaching 2nd-8th grade music at Raskob Learning Institute in Oakland, before earning his master's degree and teaching credential from the Developmental Teacher Education program at UC-Berkeley. Matt is excited to be starting his elementary classroom teaching career at a supportive and welcoming school like Glenview!

Matt sings, and plays the trumpet, trombone, tuba, and ukulele; is afraid of heights; and posts pictures of nearly everything he eats on Instagram.