Degrees and Certifications:
BS in Special Education MsEd in Special Education
Mrs. Patty Hernandez
Hello! My name is Patty Hernandez and I am a Special Education Teacher at Hillsboro High School. This is my 24th year in education and my third year at HHS. This year I will be teaching Instructional English I, II, and II as well as co-teaching English I and English III with Mr. Jason Burke. I continue to be a Co-Sponsor for the Junior class this year with Mrs. Olyrod and am very excited to get started on all things Prom! I graduated from Triad High School in 1989 and from SIUE in 1995 with a Bachelors of Science in Special Education. I returned to SIUE in 2011 and completed my Masters in Special Education in December of 2013. I am very excited to be here! Go Hilltoppers!!!