Angelica Fajardo has numerous years of teaching experience at McKinley Elementary in the upper grades. During those years, she has been able to see the school community flourish in many ways. She feels a strong connection with her students, since she is a native of San Jose and grew up in a very similar community. While at San Jose State University, she earned her Bachelor's in Child Development, a multiple-subject teaching credential and Master’s in Education. In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with her three children.