Ms. Aguilar is a California native and has lived in San Jose for most of her life. She attended Notre Dame High School in San Jose and then earned her B.A. in English with a minor in Philosophy at Saint Mary’s College of California. After college, Ms. Aguilar moved to Japan where she taught junior high English for one year. When she returned, she earned a California Clear Teaching Credential with CLAD certification at Saint Mary’s. She recently earned her master’s in Pastoral Ministry from Santa Clara University as well. This is Ms. Aguilar’s nineteenth year of teaching, twelve of which have been here at St. Justin School. Prior to teaching at St. Justin, she taught sixth grade at a public middle school in San Jose. In her spare time, she enjoys being an active member in her parish, going to San Jose Giants games, and spending time with her family and friends.