Adriana Peraza is Urban Discovery School’s Emergent Bilingual Specialist and has over 5 years of experience in education. Ms. Peraza has spent much of her career working with English Language Learners and their families. She has also spent time at schools with a diverse student population as well as completed her own education in diverse school environments. Bilingual herself, Ms. Peraza communicates with Spanish speaking families in order to understand student and family needs and provide the proper support and guidance in the classroom. She also administers the initial and summative English Language Proficiency Assessments for California (ELPAC) exams. These assessments are required by the state of California for students who are short term or long term English Learners in order to assess their skills and any areas of improvement. Her goal is to ensure that all students, particularly those whose second language is English, develop their literacy skills in order to succeed in their academics and social environments.
Ms. Peraza completed an M.A. in Education - Counseling and Guidance with a PPS Credential at Point Loma Nazarene University and received her undergraduate degree at San Diego State University. She was born and raised in San Diego and is familiar with the urban communities Urban Discovery Schools serves. She is also part of the College Connect Team and provides college information and guidance for seniors and their families. If you have any questions or student concerns please feel free to email at [email protected]!
Si tiene preguntas y/o ocupa traductor, favor de contactarse con Adriana Peraza a través de correo electrónico: [email protected] o pregunte por Ms. Peraza cuando hable a nuestras oficinas.