Phone: 210-662-1060


Degrees and Certifications:

Bachelor's Degree in Education from Texas State University K-12 Special Education 1-8

Mrs. Deborah Collins

Deborah Collins is proud to be a Candlewood Eagle!! She is from the New Braunfels area earning her Bachelor's degree in Education from Texas State University certified to teach 1st through 8th grade and Special Education K-12th. This is her first year at Candlewood Elementary, but 18th year of public school teaching.

Mrs. Collins’ has a true passion for working with learners who need an extra helping hand. She is part of the 5th grade team as their Special Education support/co-teacher. Helping each child progress in all areas of their development is a challenge that she is honored to accept daily. She strives to create a community of learners that nurtures this growth in a positive, fun environment.

Personally, Mrs. Collins has been married for 36 glorious years and has three fantastic children who are 30, 28, and 25 years old. She is also a Grammy to 2 beautiful grandchildren! She enjoys reading, camping, climbing mountains, and spending time with friends and family.

Mrs. Collins looks forward to working together with you as partners in your child’s growth and development!