Lyssette Cruz

Lower School Spanish
Coordinator of Diversity and Inclusion
After beginning her career in higher education, Lyssette found a new calling in teaching Spanish to children. Lyssette joins FCS in 2018 after recently teaching middle-school Spanish at Ellicott Mills Middle School.
B.A., M.A., Colgate University
M. Ed., Columbia University Teachers College
Located in College Park, MD, Friends Community School is a progressive Quaker K-8 day school, founded on the belief that every child is a valued member of our community. We offer a challenging curriculum imbued with strong values of equality, integrity, community, environmental stewardship, simplicity and peaceful conflict resolution, rooted in our Quaker heritage.
Friends Community School
5901 Westchester Park Drive
College Park, Maryland 20740