Ms. Milena Kufa

English Department

Education & Credentials:

  • BA in English from University of San Diego
  • Single Subject Preliminary Credential in English from San Diego State University
  • Currently earning M.A. in Secondary Education from San Diego State University, this will be completed May 2022


Milena Kufa has lived in San Diego her whole life, graduated from USD with a degree in English, and got her preliminary credential at SDSU. She is currently pursuing her Master’s degree in Secondary Education at SDSU. She previously taught at High Tech High International and is excited to be working at OLP. As a teacher, she places great value on literature and reading, both professionally and personally. A main goal of hers is to prepare students to succeed in their post-high school lives. Reading and writing are essential skills in any modern adult life, so her goal as an English teacher is to help students in these skills. Some fun facts about Milena: she is half Czech, her favorite book is Frankenstein by Mary Shelley, and she spends a great deal of her free time baking.