Rusila was first introduced to Sunrise Middle School through her involvement in the Summer Math Camp. Committed to developing learning environments that help engage and motivate towards student success, Ms. Racinez looks forward to working in this innovative environment. Her background includes ten years of teaching math at the high school and college levels, as well as serving schools in other capacities. She holds a Master’s degree in Educational and Instructional Technology specializing in K-12 & higher education and is interested in the thoughtful integration of technology to help students collaborate and communicate math in creative ways.
Rusila Racinez is Santa Clara County Teacher of the Year. She is the only charter school teacher in the county who was honored October 1 at the Heritage Theatre in Campbell. Congratulations, Ms. Rusila!