Janelle Deguzman

Janelle Deguzman

Special Education 6th - 8th Grade Teacher

My Bio

My name is Janelle Deguzman and I am happy to be apart of the team at San Tan Charter School.  I have been a Special Education teacher for the last 15 years in various schools and settings.  I enjoy working with students from various backgrounds and specialized needs.  I was born and raised in Buffalo, New York (Go Bills!!) and moved out here to AZ in 1998.  I am married and have the privilege to be the mom of 2 beautiful little girls.  In my past time, I enjoy being outdoors, vacationing at the beach and doing house projects with my husband.


Birthday:  August 5th

--- My Favorite Things ---

Color(s):  all shades of blue, yellow, red, pink

Flower(s): Lilies, hydrangea, peonies, roses

Healthy Snack(s): fruits, almonds, Quest bars, Think thin protein bars

“Junk Food” Treat(s): salt and vinegar chips, chips and salsa

Drink(s): coffee (a little creamer, no sweetener), water, Arnold Palmer

Scent(s)/Essential Oil(s):  lavender, peppermint, fresh clean, linen, citrus

Game(s): any fun family games

Sit-Down Restaurant(s):  any and all breakfast, steak, Mexican and BBQ places, and Babbos

Fast Food Restaurant(s): Chipotle, Salad and Go, and YCs

Place(s) to Receive a Gift Card: Nordstrom Rack, TJ Maxx, Target, and Gap

Most used school/office supply: Pads of fun paper, post its, colored pens, and paper

What I would really like is: anything Kate Spade, fun socks, shirts and signs with inspiring/funny/family/religious sayings

Heroes: God

Hobbies: selling hair care products, reading inspiring books, anything that involves my family, shopping