Jenna Zappata, Spanish


Jenna is in her third year at the Siskiyou School. She teaches Spanish to 1stthrough 8th. Before joining the Siskiyou School, Jenna taught Spanish in a Montessori school for five years in Boise, Idaho. While obtaining her B.A. in Spanish with a minor in Latin American history, she studied in Costa Rica and Chile and became immersed in Latin cultures and dialects. She found her passion for teaching in college during an internship with a Spanish-immersion preschool. Jenna is excited to share her enthusiasm for second-language learning with the students of the Siskiyou School. Jenna is an passionate advocate for second-language learning which she sees as planting the seed for world travel and promoting multicultural awareness.