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4832 Highland Ave.

Downers Grove, IL 60515

7:00 AM - 6:00 PM

Monday to Friday

Mrs. Christy McGovern

630-969-4306  | cmcgovern@sjsdg.org

I’m excited to start my fourth year teaching Spanish at St. Joseph School. This is my fifteenth
year as an educator. I became enamored with the Spanish language and culture while studying
abroad in Cuernavaca, Mexico and doing graduate work at The University of Madrid,
Complutence, Spain. Learning a new language opens up the windows of opportunity in the
world. I’m thrilled to teach a subject matter I love. When I’m not teaching, I enjoy spending time
with my family. I have four sons. We all like spending time outdoors with our pets and playing
sports. I am a tennis enthusiast and a reader. I also love to cook and garden. We are going to
learn so many great things this year, and I am looking forward to every minute of it! Orale!