Lorraine Rudiak

Lorraine Rudiak

7th - 8th Grade ELA & SS Teacher

My Bio

I was born and raised in Northeastern Ohio in Youngstown, a city located in between Cleveland,Ohio and Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. I graduated Magna Cum Laude with a BA in English Literature from Youngstown State University. For the past 20 years, I lived in Raleigh, North Carolina with my husband and four children. I obtained my teaching certification at NCState University and taught 5th grade for the past ten years at a Charter School. My family and I relocated to Arizona in June of 2019.


Birthday: April 24th

--- My Favorite Things ---

Color(s): blue/purple

Flower(s): any and all : )

Healthy Snack(s): nuts/vegetables, fruit/cheese

“Junk Food” Treat(s): none

Drink(s): Dunkin donuts/Starbucks coffee

Scent(s)/Essential Oil(s): lavender/vanilla/smells of autumn

Game(s): Quidder/Card games

Sit-Down Restaurant(s): Perfect Pear Bistro

Fast Food Restaurant(s): Chick Fil-A

Place(s) to Receive a Gift Card: Kohls, Walmart, Target, Dunkin donuts, Starbucks

Most used school/office supply: Dry erase markers

What I would really like is: I love toggle clasp bracelets

Heroes: Jerry (spouse) Rudiak

Hobbies: reading, baking, card games, coffee with friends, book clubs