Beattie Elementary School

Open Classrooms, Endless Possibilities
3000 Meadowlark Avenue Fort Collins CO 80526
Phone:(970) 488-4225 Fax:(970) 488-4227 Attendance: (970) 488-4226

Mrs. Dennise Borunda

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970 488-4231
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About Me
I was born in raised in the El Paso area along the Texas and Mexico border. Fort Hancock, is my little hometown where I lived most of my life.
Professional Background/Education/Experience: 
  • I have been an educator for about 22 years.
  • I graduated from the University of Texas of El Paso with BA in Elementary with specialization in Early Childhood. I also have a Masters in Education with specialization Reading.
  • I currently hold certifications in Colorado for Teaching in Elementary, Reading Specialist K-12, ESL English as a Second Language K-12 and a Principal’s Licensure K-12.  
  • My classroom experience has been in grades Pre K,-K-2nd. Reading in Middle School 6th-8thgrades.   
  • Outside of the classroom, I have been an Instructional Coach at the Elementary and Middle School Level. 
  • Assistant Principal for the past 4 years in PSD, 3 of them with our amazing school. 
  • Currently an online ESL teacher for VIPkid
  • This will be my first year with Colorado State University working as a part-time CEP adjunct as an instructor and professional development in working with second-language learners.
What I love about working at Beattie: 

I love working with all of Beattie's dedicated staff and wonderful students. My heart has found a new home. 

Personal Interests/Hobbies: 
  • I enjoy spending time with my family.
  • Outdoor activities like camping, hiking, fishing and four wheeling.
  • Traveling to Mexico
  • Kickboxing is my ZEN!!