Grisell Santiago

Instructor - Secondary Foreign Language

Contact Information

Phone: 352.392.1554 x298


B.S., Spanish, University of Central Florida
M.A., Spanish Literature, University of Central Florida


Grisell Santiago has been teaching since 2003, and has been at P.K. Yonge since 2005. Prior to being at P.K., Grisell taught at the University of Central Florida.

Grisell teaches Spanish and Portuguese and sponsors the Hispanic Honor Society and the Global Awareness/UNICEF club. She oversees the Global Scholars Award, the Seal of Biliteracy, and the Rosa Rabell Scholarship.

She has received awards and accolades including:

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2016-2017 P.K. Yonge Teacher of the Year
2014-2015 High School Excellence in Education Award, State of Florida
2011 -2012 Teacher of the Year, Florida American Association of Teachers of Spanish and Portuguese (FAATSP)