Degrees and Certifications:

-English Language Arts and Reading Grades 4-8 -Core Subjects Grades EC-6 -English as a Second Language Grades EC-8

Mrs. Kaleigh Chapa

Kaleigh Chapa is a 5th grade teacher at Herff Elementary.  This will be her fourth year teaching in BISD.  She began her teaching career in Northside ISD after graduating from Illinois State University with a Bachelor of Science in Elementary Education K-9 and a minor in Children's Studies in 2013.  In previous years, Kaleigh served as a reading intervention curriculum creator, a 6th grade team lead, a Student Council representative, and a Random Acts of Kindness Club sponsor.  

Kaleigh enjoys sharing her love of reading and writing with her students.  She strives for her students to gain content mastery, problem solving skills, and critical thinking skills to successfully become 21st century learners in our world today.  

Outside of the classroom, Kaleigh loves to read, workout, go on walks with her corgis, and spend time with her husband, Daniel Chapa.  Daniel Chapa is a social studies teacher at Voss Middle School.