World Languages

Neuqua Valley High School

¡Bienvenidos al sitio web para las clases de la Srta. Torres!

Ms. Kathleen Torres

BA in Spanish, Michigan State University

MA in Spanish Language and Cultures, Universidad de Salamanca (Spain)


Phone: 630-428-6000 ext. 4834

For information about our World Languages Department, including how to obtain the Illinois State Seal of Biliteracy, click on our logo above.

Spanish Activities:

Spanish Club

Spanish Club welcomes ALL students - whether currently in Spanish or not - to come participate in our fun cultural activities!

Contact Ms. Lucy Tiffin at for more information

Sociedad Honoraria Hispánica

SHH is a selective academic, cultural and service-based student group. Admittance and participation is based on a variety of national and local standards, including (but not limited to) overall and Spanish GPAs, teacher recommendation, a commitment to service hours and biweekly meetings.

Interested Spanish students should talk with their Spanish teacher or Ms. Torres, sponsor for SHH at Neuqua.

Course Information:


Curriculum night 2017:


Google (Student login):


Google (Student login):

Extra Spanish Help:

  • Practice at home: Students can use the list of extensive online Recursos útiles (Useful online resources) found on their Spanish class page's "ABOUT" on Google Classroom.
  • Academic Resource: Please click *HERE* to see daily extra help options for Spanish students (2017-2018 school year).
  • Private tutors: Please e-mail Ms. Torres if you'd like a list of private tutors.

Check out a few of Srta. Torres' favorite groups below:

"If you talk to a man in a language he understands, that goes to his head.

If you talk to him in his language, that goes to his heart."

- Nelson Mandela -

Spanish-speaking countries/places Srta. Torres has been to - how many flags can you identify?

(Fun facts: I've lived in two and have traveled with students from Neuqua to three!)