Francine Fluetsch




Ms. Fluetsch currently holds a Bachelor’s in Literature from UC Santa Cruz, a Master’s in Creative writing from Chapman University, and a Teaching English as a Foreign Language Certificate from UCSD extension.


Through tutoring and being a T.A. in college and graduate school, she has learned key skills for helping students with ESL, reading comprehension, writing, college prep, test prep, and organizational skills. Ms. Fluetsch currently teaches all levels of English (6th-AP Literature), German I-III, and creative writing.

Fun Facts and Hobbies

  • She has two cats: Pixel and Ophelia. Ophelia was named after the Shakespearean play, Hamlet.
  • She likes to kickbox and go on nature hikes
  • Swiss German was her first language, and she did not learn English until pre-school.