Phone: (352) 671-0800 Extension: 50812


Degrees and Certifications:

~Masters Degree in Library Science & Info ~BA Pedagogy/English ~English Secondary Level Certificate ~Educational Media Specialist Certificate ~Elementary Education Certificate

Mrs. Helen Cruz

Hello! I'm your new Educational Media Specialist. I am a highly motivated Teacher/Educational Media Specialist with over 30+ years of experience in Marion County Public Schools and the Department of Education of Puerto Rico.  12 years  as a Teacher Librarian and coaching Educational Media Specialists (PR School District Liaison) and 20+ years teaching English, (ESL-19, ELA-1 and Intensive Reading-1). I'm passionate about my profession and love books! I will lead you to the wonderful world of reading for pleasure...


    "I hear and I forget. I see and I remember. I do and I understand"  (Chinese Proverb) 


Legacy Elementary School

Media Center

               (352) 671-0800 Ext. 50812