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Mrs. Shin is known as Señora Shin in her Spanish classes and capricamay in the geocaching world. She grew up in Lebanon county and moved to Western PA to complete undergraduate and graduate school at the University of Pittsburgh. She recently moved back to Eastern PA with her husband, Shane, and their three children. Her twins started kindergarten this year in Hamburg, and their little brother loves having his dad to himself all day! She speaks Spanish at home with her kids and is learning Korean to better communicate with her kids' grandparents. After 16 years teaching preschool, middle school, and high school in other areas, Mrs. Shin is excited to get to know the students, families, and staff here at SVMS!
Please head to Sra. Shin's Google Site to learn more about Spanish at Schuylkill Valley Middle School!
Mrs. Abigayle Shin
BA in Spanish with Certificate in Latin American Studies from the University of Pittsburgh
MA in Teaching from the University of Pittsburgh
PA Certifications in Spanish, Early Childhood Education, General Science, Mid-level Mathematics, and Library Science
PSMLA (Pennsylvania State Modern Languages Association) Executive Council Member 2016-2019