Mrs. Garcia has been teaching at Brighton Park over ten years and is very proud to know that her former students have graduated from high school and are forming a career path of their own. She attended Chicago Public Schools in the North-side of Chicago and is a Lane Tech Alumni. After receiving her Bachelor’s Degree from Loyola University Chicago, she became a Golden Apple Scholar by attending Northwestern University. Mrs. Garcia also received her Master’s Degree in Educational Administration from Governors State University.
Mrs. Garcia enjoys building relationships with Brighton Park families. She has worked with a number of younger and older student siblings and cousins over the years. Mrs. Garcia believes that it takes the effort of parents, teachers, administrators, and volunteers for student academic achievement to occur and to better prepare our students for the future. Her belief is that people need to work together in order to prepare our students to become valuable members of society.
Mrs. Garcia also believes in play. Therefore, she is involved in many sports activities with her four children. Mrs. Garcia also enjoys spending time outdoors in nature doing nature walks with her family.