Little bit about Me.....
Hello my name is Maricruz Valdez;
I am very excited to be the counselor
here at Las Palmas Elementary. Work
that began as a job envolved into a career,
and is now something I see as a vocation!
I graduated from Angelo State University
with a Bachelor's Degree in Science
in 2004, and a Master’s Degree in Guidance and
Counseling in 2010.
This is my 10th year working in the field of education.
I've been blessed with the opportunity to teach in high school
for 3 years, middle school for 2 years, and elementary for
Moreover; I have 2 beautiful kids and I enjoy reading
and traveling! My favorite quote is…
“I've failed over and over and over again in my life and
that is why I succeed. ~ Michael Jordan