English Department Chair
Location: Room 206
Classes: 10th grade English
Office Hours: Wednesday: 1:00 to 1:30,
Thursday: 11:10 to 11:45, Friday: 11:40 to 12:10.
# of years teaching: 10
Originally from: Livermore, CA
Hobbies: I spend every minute I can with my daughter.
English and Arts Media & Entertainment Teacher
Location: Room 220
Classes: English/European Literature, Broadcast Media 3
Office Hours: M, Tu, F: 9-9:45; Lunch Daily
# of years in education: 22
Originally from: San Francisco, CA
Hobbies: My two passions are teaching and family. I get to do both. I also enjoy bicycling, photography, coffee and comic books.
Connect with me on Twitter and Instagram @chowsir,
LinkedIn Site: www.linkedin.com/in/chowsir
Addt'l info: Come check out our AME Broadcast Studio!
Location: Room 224
Classes: American Literature and AP Language and Composition
# of years teaching: 18 Years
Originally from: Traverse City, MI
Hobbies: I became an English teacher because of my love for literature; I am a voracious reader. I have three grown children and three grandchildren; spending time with them is my greatest joy.
Classes: 10th Grade English; AP Literature and Composition
Location: Room 236
# of years teaching: 18
Originally from: Mineola, NY
Hobbies: I try to stay awake past 4:30.
9th and 10th Grade English Teacher
Classes: 9th Grade English and 10th Grade English
Location: Room 232
Office Hours: Before school or at lunch
# of years teaching: 11
Originally from: Walnut Creek, California
Hobbies: I love to read and take my daughter to the zoo. I enjoy spending time with family and eating out for dinner!
Addt'l info: I have a google classroom page for each class I teach. That is the best way to get the assignments and any resources needed to complete work.
9th Grade English Teacher and Co-EL Coordinator
Classes: 9th grade English and ELD
Location: 234 for 2nd, 5th, and 7th
and 226 for 3rd and 4th
Office Hours: Monday and Tuesday and
Friday at lunch and after school
# of years teaching: 8
Originally from: Redding, CA
Hobbies: I love reading, exercising, cooking healthy meals, Netflixing, and international travel! I spend a lot of time engaging in community activism, and this is my first year in Graduate School.
Addt'l info: I also tutor through Beacon after school! Come see me for help!
9th Grade English and ELD Teacher
Classes: 9th Grade English and ELD
Location: Room 226
# of years teaching: 5
Originally from: Mountain View, CA
Hobbies: Traveling, eating good food, watching movies, hanging with friends.
Addt'l info: Co-EL Coordinator with Ms. Stupek and PEP Host Teacher
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European and American Literature Teacher
Classes: American Literature, European Literature
Location: Room 228
# of years teaching: 2
Originally from: San Francisco
Hobbies: I love reading, hanging out with friends, eating great food, and cracking terrible jokes!