Sunset Valley Elementary

Welcome New Teachers

  • Flora Benitez Alcazar will teach bilingual/DL PreK-3.  She comes to us from Andalucia, Spain.

  • Monica Alcala will teach bilingual/DL PreK-4.  She is an experienced teacher coming to us from Houston Elementary.  

  • Fatima Busby will teach bilingual PPCD.  She is a first year teacher with student teaching experience in PPCD and Life Skills completed in Hays ISD.

  • Megan Coupe will teach bilingual/DL 1st grade.  She comes to us from Pickle Elementary.

  • Fatima Salazar-Smith will teach bilingual/DL 1st grade.  She comes to us from Govalle Elementary.  

  • Nancy Saenz will teach bilingual/DL 1st grade.  She comes to us from KIPP Austin Obras.

  • Jessica Danelson will teach bilingual/DL 2nd grade.  She comes to us from Del Valle ISD.

  • Lourdes Flores will teach bilingual/DL 2nd grade.  She comes to us from Joslin Elementary.  

  • Cecilia San Miguel will teach bilingual/DL 2nd grade.  She comes to us from KIPP Austin Obras.  

  • Julietta Martinez will teach bilingual/DL 3rd grade.  She is a new teacher with recent experience as a long-term substitute in Brownsville ISD.

  • Isabel Reyes will teach bilingual/DL 4th grade.  She is a former SVE teacher, and she returns to us after several years as the reading specialist at Dawson Elementary.

  • Catherine Ramirez will teach bilingual/DL 4th grade.  She comes to us from Manor ISD.

  • Andrea Mendoza will teach ESL/DL 4th grade.  She comes to us from Del Valle ISD.

  • Ben Reymond will teach ESL/DL 4th grade.  He is a new teacher.  He completed his student teaching and student internship at Cowan Elementary, and he is a recent graduate of Dr. Jim Hoffman’s Literacy Cohort at UT Austin.

  • Denise Escudero will teach bilingual life skills.  She comes to us from Dawson Elementary.  

  • Raianna Markland will be our part-time music teacher. She comes to us from Cunningham.

  • Connie Cantu-Arocho will be our part-time PE teacher. She comes to us from Cunningham.

  • Meredith Arp will be our part-time art teacher. She comes to us from Cunningham.