"Los límites de mi lengua son los límites de mi mundo."
"The limits of my language mean the limits of my world"

Ludwig Wittgenstein

Nancy Bocanegra, "Señora Nancy" is from Peru and she moved to Colorado in 2001. She has been teaching high school Spanish at JA since 2011. Ms. Bocanegra received her Bachelor's Degree in Economics from the University Catholic Santa María of Peru. She earned her Master's degree in Latin America and Peninsular Literature in 2008 from the University of Colorado, Boulder. In 2013 she earned her Teacher's License from the Colorado Department of Education. Currently she also teaches Spanish at the University of Colorado, Boulder. 

Ms. Bocanegra as a cultural ambassador, loves to share the beauty of the Spanish Speaking Countries and her greatest hope is to see her students continue to enjoy the Spanish language and culture throughout the rest of their lives. Her favorite free time activities are dancing Latin zumba, traveling to experience new cultures, and creative arts.

Contact Profesora Bocanegra at or visit me in office hours.

Office Hours: Th and F 3:05 - 4:00 and another time by appointment
Room: 141

Syllabus Español 1
Syllabus Español 2
Syllabus Español 3
AP Spanish Syllabus