Meet the Librarian
Degrees and Certifications:
Bachelor's of Science in Elementary Education from Florida International University.
Master's of Arts in Curriculum and Instruction/ Teaching English as a Second Language from the University of Phoenix.
Master's of Arts in Library Media from the University of West Alabama
Mrs. Mercedes Rivero
My name is Mercedes Rivero and I am the Library Media Specialist. I have been working with Chickasaw Elemenatary School for 10 years. I enjoy being a part of the growing Chickasaw Family.
I have been working in the education field for 17 years. I started as a tutor in the public school system then became a paraprofessional and substitute. I have also worked as a pre-k teacher for the Office of School Readiness Program.
I was born and raised in Miami, Florida and I am of Cuban decent. I speak, read, and write Spanish fluently. My family and I moved to Alabama 13 years ago. I have two beautiful daughters and enjoy spending time with my family.