Ellen Gaffney


Ellen is currently the Advanced Learning Teacher at Old Orchard Junior High where she teaches Reading, LA, Social Studies and Science. For the past 4 years Gaffney has been teaching Engineering and Computer Programming to advanced science students. She began her 22 years of teaching in District 68. Gaffney began her teaching career in 2nd grade and has taught 5th grade, and has been teaching gifted education for the past 16 years. She has her BS in Business from Indiana University and my Masters in Teaching from National Louis University. Gaffney loves teaching and learning with her students. When she is not at school she enjoys spending time with her two young boys.