Meet the Staff

The FLES teachers are:

Ms. Reyes

Lorena Reyes

Hi! My name is Lorena Reyes. I am originally from El Salvador C.A. I graduated from the National University of El Salvador with a bachelor’s degree in Educational Sciences, and obtained a master’s degree in Spanish Language from The Pontifical University of Salamanca, Spain. I have twenty years of experience in education, including fifteen years working for Arlington County public schools. I love to teach Spanish, and stimulate students, passion for learning the language through a variety of activities and strategies. When I am not teaching, I enjoy spending time with my family and friends.

Elsie Kuncar

Elsie Kuncar


Hi! My name is Elsie Kuncar. I am from Cochabamba, Bolivia, and my family moved to USA in 2004. I have been in education for 22 years, and have taught Special Education in Bolivia, Chile and USA prior to becoming a Spanish teacher at Barcroft. When I’m not teaching, I enjoy reading, walking, and spending time with my son and our dog, Maverick.