| Haruna Sakurada |
English teacher at Juban Public Middle School
|Live Action:||Act 1 - I am Sailor Moon!|
|Live Action Played By:||Tomoko Otakara|
Haruna Sakurada is Usagi Tsukino's teacher.
Nomenclature & Etymology
Haruna's first name contains the characters 春 (haru) and 菜 (na). The former means "spring" while the latter can mean "greens" or "vegetables". The characters of her surname are 桜 (sakura) and 田 (da), with the first meaning "cherry tree" or "cherry blossom" and the second meaning "rice field".
Haruna Sakurada is Usagi, Naru and Ami's teacher. She is fond of assigning cleaning punishment and giving pop quizzes. She has an extremely eccentric personality and is very friendly and motherly towards her students, even Usagi.
- It was implied that she was a fan of Mio Kuroki, as she and her students were fawning over her when she transferred into Haruna's class.