Phone: (815) 444-4850
Degrees and Certifications:
My name is Gina Cruz and I am thrilled to be teaching First Grade. This is my 21st year teaching and I have taught grades one, two, and three. I received my undergrad degree at Northern Arizona University and my master’s degree at Concordia.
I grew up in Crystal Lake and even attended District 47 schools. I am so proud to say that my children attend school here in Crystal Lake. Michael is a freshman at Central and Olivia is in Sixth Grade at Bernotas.
Here are a few of my favorite things…
Favorite Color: Purple
Favorite Hobby: Shopping and Yard Work/Gardening
Favorite Food: Seafood
Favorite Candy: Hershey’s with almonds
Favorite Animal: My pug, Rocky