by Emily Beckman | |

Ms. Monica Kocourek teaches Pre-Calculus, Calculus and AP Calculus. A native of the Twin Cities, Ms. Kocourek has taught at Benilde-St. Margaret’s, in the St. Louis Park public school district and worked for an educational testing firm. She holds a Master of Arts in Teaching from the University of St. Thomas. At DeLaSalle, Ms. Kocourek appreciates the spirituality of the community, the respectful nature of the students, the broad diversity, and the dedicated, caring staff. “It is definitely the right place for me to be.” She often supports students at events after school hours. In her free time, Ms. Kocourek likes to run, bike, ski, and snowboard. She is a volunteer ski instructor with the Courage Center and travels yearly to visit family and friends in Chicago, Ohio, Connecticut, and Florida.