About Sr. Mateo
My name is Matthew Paul Proulx, but my students know me as Sr. Mateo.
I am originally from Crookston, MN.
My wife Danielle and I have been married since 2012.
We have 2 children; Elena and Henry.
I have two brothers: Brent and my identical twin, Mark.
I graduated from Crookston High School.
I received my bachelor's degree from Saint John's University and majored in Speech Communications and Spanish.
I have my Master of Arts in Teaching (MAT) from Hamline University in St. Paul.
I volunteered with the Peace Corps in Honduras. I worked with coffee farmers in the Sierra de Agalta mountain range.
I worked as an education volunteer for Heifer International at Overlook Farm in Rutland, Massachusetts.
I have been teaching in St. Paul since 2009.
I love baking and cooking. My specialties are scones and risotto.
I also enjoy camping, hiking, running and biking.
I LOVE reading. Some of my favorite authors include: Barbara Kingsolver, Suzanne Collins, Donald Miller and most recently George R.R. Martin!