Degrees and Certifications:
Bachelor of Science Special Education Certification (EC-12) Generalist (EC-6)
Mrs. Lena De Jesus
Lena De Jesus obtained her Bachelor of Science degree from Our Lady of the Lake University. She has dual certification in Special Education and General Education specializing in Behavior. This will be her 12th year teaching. Before that, she was an instructional assistant for four years.
Lena has been married for 27 years to her high school sweetheart, Abel. They have three biological children and a daughter from her heart. She was born and raised in San Antonio, but traveled in her adult life due to husband's military career. She returned to San Antonio where her heart lies.
She has spent most of her educational career with Special Education at the High School level, but she has always wanted to work with younger children. She is excited to start this path at Herff this year working as an ESCE/Pre-K teacher.
Conference Time: 12:30-1:00