Mrs. Chavarria was born and raised in El Paso, Texas. She graduated from New Mexico State University with her Bachelor's of Science in Elementary Education and has her TESOL endorsement. She taught for 17 years in New Mexico. In 2017, her family moved to Colorado. She is thrilled to be working at Thornton. Mrs. Chavarria loves teaching and has high expectations for her students. In her spare time, she loves to travel with her husband to the mountains, play word games, and spoil her grandchildren.