Sara Anderson and son William
Teachers at Alvarado were deeply saddened at the news of the death of 36 year old Sara Anderson on Oct 3rd, 2013. Sara was a well liked and respected primary teacher. She had taught at Searles and Hillview Crest. Her death was caused by a sudden brain aneurysm. Her only child, William, was only 7 weeks old at the time of her death. New Haven teachers are known for the hours spent in collaboration by grade level, since Mrs. Anderson had been in the district for 9 years, the faculties at every school are in mourning. She leaves behind her firefighter husband, Edwin, and her infant son.