Employee Spotlight

Jennifer Gonzales

Education Specialist

Jennifer Gonzales

What did you do prior to SSCS?

Homeschooled my own kids full-time since 2003

How long have you been with SSCS?

3 years

Where did you grow up?

Oroville, CA

Where did you go to college?

California State University, Chico

Where do you live?


What areas do you serve for SSCS?

Butte and Sutter Counties

What do you think is/are the best thing(s) about SSCS?

I love everything about SSCS! I love that we are Parent-Driven. SSCS gives the students and parents the opportunity to educate each one of children in a way that best fits them. I am always proud to say that I am part of SSCS as it is a reliable, organized, honest, and supportive school for everyone!

Do (did) you homeschool your kids?

Yes, 5 out of 6 of them.

What is your favorite curriculum?

I like lots of curriculum, but if I had to pick my favorite it would be IEW and Saxon. I also like the Edynamics elective courses for my high school student.

What is your favorite read aloud book?

I don't read aloud anymore! Now I get to listen to my kids read to me.

What is your favorite field trip?

Winchester Mystery House and Sutter's Fort

What is your area of expertise?

My area of concentration has always been child development. As a fost/adopt Mom myself, I have a vested interest in continuing to learn and work with students who were drug and alcohol exposed.

What is your dream summer vacation?

Anywhere in the RV with my family

What is your favorite subject to teach?

I have my multiple subject credential and I love teaching all subjects!

What do you like to do in your free time?

I love to travel with my family, host themed parties, and coach soccer.

What is something interesting about yourself that many people might not know?

My husband and I began dating at 15 years old!

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4535 Missouri Flat Road, Suite 1A
Placerville, CA 95667

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