Meet Your Fifth Grade Team

Meet Mrs. Stacy Barney

Stacy has been a teacher at Tucson Country Day School for 13 years. She started her career here as a third grade and fourth grade teacher and then moved into middle school math, taught sixth grade and now is excited to be a fifth grade teacher here at TCDS. In middle school, Stacy has taught math, ELA (English Language Arts) and Social Studies. Stacy loves teaching and learning, so she feels TCDS is the perfect place for her!

Stacy has three amazing boys – Matthew (21,) Jesse (10) and Cody (8). She is married to her husband Robert. Stacy has a dog named Tyrion Lannister Barney (for GOT fans you know who he is named after!). She loves to crochet in her free time, and she also enjoys reading and watching Hulu and Netflix. She sings in her church choir and absolutely loves to sing on a daily basis. People can often catch her singing to her classes to get their attention or even just for fun. Stacy also co-directs the choir and Singers after school with Ariella Bell. Stacy likes to smile and say hello to everyone she sees. Stop by, and say hello some time!


Meet Mr. David Robbins

David has worked at Tucson Country Day School for five years in the Aftercare program, and last year he taught fourth grade. This year, David is excited to teach fifth grade. Prior to becoming a teacher, David attended Pima Community College for Culinary Arts, where he received his Associate’s Degree to become a chef. He then attended Grand Canyon University for his Bachelor’s Degree to become a teacher. He has always loved teaching.

David was born and raised in Tucson. He loves to relax by watching University of Arizona sports and has attended almost every basketball and football home game. In his spare time, David enjoys spending time with his family and hanging out with his nephew. David loves every genre of music, although he does not feel he is musically talented in any aspect.



Meet Mrs. Dana Brentt


Meet Mr. Ismael Soto