Degrees and Certifications:

Mrs. Marquita Wallace

Mrs. Wallace is excited to continue her teaching career here at Matteson School. She looks forward to helping students progress towards their academic goals.

Mrs. Wallace holds a liberal arts Bachelors Degree from Northern Illinois University and a Masters Degree in Special Education from Saint Xavier University. She believes that all children can learn when given supportive adults who will help them learn in their unique ways. Mrs. Wallace practices giving her best every day and will expect the same from her students.

Mrs. Wallace is the mother of 3 children and calls the Chicago Southland home. When she's not in the classroom, you may find her reading a good book, shopping at IKEA or Target, or enjoying a cup of coffee while cuddling with the family's Boston Terrier, Daisy.