Mrs. Vargas grew up in Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico. She immigrated to the United States at the age of 25 where she had the opportunity to study to become an Elementary Teacher at the University of Northern Colorado. She taught in an elementary school located in Northeast Denver for four years. She joined Denver Public Schools in 2009 as an ELA-S First Grade teacher. She is married and has two young adults at home. She loves to cook, read and learn something new every day. She actually is pursuing her Master’s Degree on Multicultural and Bilingual Education.