Mrs. Lisa Cheney

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Directory Information
Job Role: 
Phone Number: 
970-490-6905
Room Number: 
42
About Me
About Me: 

Hi.

  My name is Lisette Cheney.  To the kids I go by Mrs Lisa. I have been at Irish Elementary for 4 years, working in Kindergarten as a Para for Mrs. Buelk.  I enjoy coming to work every day and hanging with the kids.  I laugh a lot and love to have fun.  But I am  kind of shy at first.  I have been married for 15 years to my husband  Robert,  we have two girls and a dog named Zeus that we rescused this summer.     We moved from Utah to Fort Collins 7 years ago,  We really have enjoyed it.   In my free time I love to play with my family and craft.  I enjoy the outdoors  Hiking and fishing are a few of my favorite things to do outdoors  We  love to camp and go on family road trips.   Growing up we  had a very small  black and white Television,   So I did not watch much T.V.   But now as a grown up I can craft and watch T.V. all day   We ( my girls and I)  Love to watch Hallmart Channel, HGTV and Judge Judy any time we can.  I love Movies.  I volunteer at my Church,  where I also work and teach Children.   My kids are both on the Fort Collins swim aTeam.  So you can frequently find me at Epic. If you see me come over and say HI!. My favorite foods  Spaghetti, Diet Coke and Popcorn and lemon heads.  Yum.. 

Educational Background: 

I have taken numerous classes at Salt lake Community college and Front range community college.  But have never gotten my degree.  I am a certified medical assistatnt.  I worked for Intermountain health care in Utah for 23 years prior to moving to Fdort Collins. 

What do you like best about teaching?: 

I love to see the child succeed.  It is so Awesome to teach them something and then watch them be able to do it.  I love to hear their stories.  

Favorite Books: 

Little Woman,  Anne of Green Gables,  The secret Garden, The pilots wife, Harry Potter,  The Maid,  And anything that my children are reading at the time.  And Everything on Oprahs book list. 

Hobbies & Interests include...: 

Hanging with my family,  crafting, knitting, hiking, walking, volunteering. cooking and meal planning.

What I like about my school...: 

The ability to allow the children to know that no matter where they come from they can succeed.

Favorite Quote: 

She believed she could, So she did. 

It is nice to be important but, it is more important to be nice. 

My Classroom
About My Classroom: 

Is a fun, happy place to be.  A place where you can learn and grow.