6th Grade Team

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ELA

After graduating from The Evergreen State College with a degree in Creative Writing and Literature, I pursued various passions before being called to teaching. Now I teach 6th grade ELA here at Impact and I love it! I work hard with my students to create an environment in which all students feel welcome. 

 

In my spare time I like to cook, dance, read and hike with my family. My favorite book is The Alchemist by Paulo Cohelo. 

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Math

Hello students, families, and staff! My name is Ms. Carmen V. Mercado. I am new to Impact Prep Middle School! However, I attended Springfield Public Schools from K-12 and have been part of Springfield's Northend community for over 20 years. 

 

I received Dual Bachelor's Degree in Elem Ed (1-6) with a Psychology concentration, from Westfield State University. Before coming here I work at Baystate Medical where I held a position as a Community Health Educator. 

 

I chose to teach MATH because now there are so many new strategies. I personally excelled at it and just love working with numbers. Hope some of our students enjoy it as much as I do and for those who don't, that I can change their mind. Can't wait to meet them!!

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Science

I can't wait to introduce myself to you!

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Devon McCoy

Social Studies