Period 1, 5, 6 : Algebra 1
Period 2, 3, 4: AVID 10
Period 7 : Alg Restarts
I am Mrs. Allen and I am starting my 7th year teaching. I spent my first 5 years teaching at Pinacate Middle School and this is my second year at Paloma Valley High School as a math (Algebra) and AVID (grade 10) teacher. Prior to becoming a teacher I was a substitute teacher and AVID tutor for the district since I graduated from Paloma myself in 2008. I love working for PUHSD, and I really love being a Paloma Valley teacher.
I got my BA in Liberal Studies from Arizona State University in 2012 and my Single Subject Math credential and Masters in Education in 2013.
I love teaching math as it was a subject that I did not always understand easily, but with the help of great teachers I excelled, and I want to help all students do the same. AVID has my heart as a teacher and nothing is better than watching my AVID students reach goals and make themselves proud. The feeling of community in my AVID classes brings me much joy. I am eager to get to know all of my students for the 2020-2021 school year.
Besides my work life, I am a mom to two young boys (ages 3 and 5) and married to my high school sweet heart. My hobbies include running, cooking and baking, and gardening.
I am always available to my students and I cannot wait to meet you all in person this year when we are able.
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Back to School Night Videos
Algebra 1 Periods 1, 5, and 6. CLICK HERE
Algebra Restarts Period 7 CLICK HERE
AVID 10 Periods 2, 3, and 4 CLICK HERE