Ms. Risa Guzman
Ms. Risa Guzman holds a BA in Kinesiology with an emphasis in elementary education from Saint Mary’s College of California and is currently enrolled at National University pursuing a Master’s Degree in Education. Risa has extensive experience teaching individualized proficiency-based education that concentrates on allowing each child to learn at his or her own pace to fully understand each subject.
Risa’s personal teaching style is very energetic, interactive, and hands-on which keeps her students engaged and excited to learn. She believes in allowing students to feel comfortable taking risks and making mistakes while mastering their overall learning skills. She is an open-minded teacher who’s always eager to learn new teaching methods and techniques that can assist in reaching every child. Mrs. Guzman is teaching 2nd Grade General Studies.
Our mission is to create and maintain a superior educational environment that inspires in each student a love of G-d, a reverence for the Torah and its mitzvos and a lifelong commitment to the acquisition of knowledge.
Yeshiva Day School of Las Vegas promotes individual achievement, a desire, curiosity and thirst for all areas of knowledge, a positive self-image, a respect for individual differences and the development of Jewish moral and ethical behavior.