Art Pre K – 8

Mrs. Colunga

Here are a few bits of information about her:

  • Where were you raised? In Elgin mostly
  • How many brothers/sisters do you have? 2 sisters
  • What is your current family situation? Married with 3 kids
  • Why did you become a teacher? I was blessed to know a few great teachers & they influenced my life in a positive way. I want to do the same for others
  • What is your favorite thing about being part of a Catholic School? Being part of a community that values high quality education while putting our faith first.
  • What is your favorite subject to teach or learn about? Art
  • Do you have any hobbies? I play the mandolin, love to read and have fun! I also like to dance

Now for the rapid-fire questions:

  • Cubs or Sox – sox
  • Coffee or Tea – both
  • Pepsi or Coke – neither I don’t like pop
  • Right-handed or left-handed – right
  • Dream vehicle – any vehicle with a chauffeur, I don’t like to drive.
  • Dream vacation – Costa Rica
  • Dream job – muralist or full-time painter
  • Currently reading – El Vendedor de Suenos by Ernesto Quinonez
  • Favorite movie – Blues Brothers
  • Favorite cuisine – Mexican
  • Favorite color – purple
  • Best job – Maybe not the best but the most fun was working at Dairy Queen as a teenager.
  • Worst job – In every job I’ve had so far, I’ve had a positive experience.
  • Favorite quote – “It is in giving that we receive” St Francis of Assisi