Suzy Bhakta

BA PSYCHOLOGY, CAL STATE | BS NURSING, CAL STATE

MA COUNSELING IN EDUCATION, USC

A Los Angeles native, Suzy Bhakta is a Cal State LA alum where she earned a B.A. in Psychology and B.S. in Nursing. Ms. Bhakta continued her education at USC where she earned her Masters degree in Counseling in Education.

Since 2000. Ms. Bhakta has been at Good Shepherd, where she has taught 6th and 7th grade, K-8 Science, 6-8 Science, Pre-Algebra, Algebra, Geometry, and Algebra 2. Ms. Bhakta is the Level Chair for grades 5-8. Math Chair. Science Chair, and on the STEP Team for Good Shepherd. She believes that every student possesses unique capabilities that can be shared with others if given appropriate support. She encourages her students to share opinions with and to mentor one another. She hopes that students leave her classroom knowing they are capable of achieving anything they want.

Ms. Bhakta’s number one goal is to inspire and encourage her students to strive for greatness, and teach them through experience and commitment how to realize their full potential to become the best they can be.

Away from school, Ms. Bhakta enjoys traveling, sports, concerts, and sleep.