Jenna Fortner

Jenna Fortner

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I am a native Angeleno from Manhattan Beach. This is my second year teaching at Larchmont Charter and I absolutely love it. When I am not working, I spend most of my time hanging with friends, family, and my adorably naughty dog. Aside from being a teacher, I am most passionate about music and travel.

Where did you go to school and what was your major?
I graduated from Loyola Marymount University. My major was Elementary Eductation

What is your highest degree held?
Bachelor’s degree

Why did you want to be a teacher/work in education?
I have always enjoyed being around kids and watching them grow. I was often bored in school and wanted to have a classroom that kept learning exciting and interesting for students.

How long have you been teaching/working in education?
5 years

What is your favorite thing about LCS?
The amazing staff and students!

What was your favorite book when you were the age of your students?
Where the Sidewalk Ends