Venessa is beginning her 11th year at Heritage and her 16th year at Southside. She serves as team lead for first grade and is also the lead for a campus committee. She is a strong advocate for her students and always does what is best for them. Her active involvement in campus initiatives is ongoing. She was part of the team of teachers that was awarded a grant from SAWS for our outdoor learning area. Venessa is a dynamic teacher and serves as a role model for her colleagues.
Ana Rosa is a sweet, kind, and caring student. She is always excited to learn and to work with her friends. With a helping hand, she is ready to support anyone in need and has a spirit that brings a smile to those around her. Ana Rosa will be a fifth grade student this coming school year.