Asucena Lopez


3rd Grade Dual Language Teacher

Asucena Lopez born and raised in Chicago. She graduated with her Bachelors from DePauw University and subsequently taught for two years in Indiana. Asucena has recently obtained her Masters of Arts in Teaching and is passionate about working with English Language Learners, while maintaining their native language.

Where would you most like to travel to and why?

I have always wanted to travel to Italy because of the Italian classes I took in high school.

Who do you admire most and why?

My parents are my true inspiration. They have defied all odds against them to make a better life for my sisters and I.

I feel my very best when...

I feel my very best when I drink coffee.

What has been your greatest adventure?


What are you passionate about?

My community, Little Village.