Meet our Spanish Team! 


Spanish Grades 2-5

Jessica Lyons is excited to become a part of the SBPS team! While she is new to St. Benedict’s, this year will mark her seventh year of teaching Spanish. She recently received her Masters of Education at DePaul University. While completing her undergrad at the University of Wisconsin- Madison she spent two years living abroad in Spain and Chile perfecting her Spanish. She is passionate about Social Justice and loves implementing it into her curriculum. She enjoys all kinds of Sports, but especially football- Go Pack Go! You’ll most likely find her riding her bicycle, Blueberry, around the city.


Spanish Grades PS, K, & 1

Caitlin McDonough is beginning her fourth year as Spanish teacher for Preschool through 1st grade. She studied Spanish in Barcelona, Spain, and graduated from the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign with a Bachelor of Arts in the Teaching of Spanish. She is looking forward to a fun, Spanish-filled year!