Ms. Torres was born and raised on the southwest side of Chicago. She is a proud product of Chicago Public Schools. She received her degree as a Learning Behavior Specialist from Northeastern Illinois University and is currently working on her master's degree from University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign. Ms. Torres has been teaching in CPS for 8 years and is passionate about the cluster program. In her free time Ms. Torres enjoys spending time with her family and listening to music.