Staff Profile

Mrs. Dankel
Leticia Dankel
Preschool and Spanish Teacher
Faculty - Assumption K-8 School
Faculty - Early Learning Center

Leticia has been teaching early elementary and pre-school age children for over 16 years.  Her training, teaching degree, and formative teaching experience come from her home country of Guatemala and are focused on early childhood education.  Leticia believes that all children can and will learn in a nurturing environment and she has a deep love and passion for working with young children.  

Leticia was born in San Francisco, Petén, Guatemala, where she was a teacher when she met her husband Andrew who was serving in the Peace Corps. They have a son Andrés. Leticia recently became a U.S. Citizen in July 2014!