District 33 is happy to welcome Ms. Monica Munoz to Leman Middle School as dean of students . Ms. Munoz worked in Chicago Public Schools for eighteen years. She spent the last nine years working as coordinator for the bilingual program which encompassed approximately 400-500 English Language Learners throughout her time of service. Ms. Munoz has served in a teacher capacity throughout her career, including positions as a resource teacher to newcomer students; and a Spanish language arts teacher. She has teaching experience with grades 3 through 8. She has a Master Degree in Bilingual Education and a Master Degree in School Leadership.
She is a mom to two boys - one who is a freshman in college and the other who is a kindergarten student. Her passion in education is in bilingual education, special education, counseling, and civil rights.