Alan B. Shepard High School

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  • BA Degree in Special Education at Elmhurst College
  • MA Degree in Curriculum and Instruction at National Louis University 
  • 45 hours of Continued Education at St. Xavier College
 
I have been teaching in this district for 17+ years and am proud to say that this school has the most qualified,dedicated and enthusiastic teachers whom I continue to call my friends and family. 
 
Classes taught at Shepard High School
  • English 1 Core
  • English 2 Core
  • English 3 Core
  • English 3 Team Taught
  • Modern English Core
  • Modern English Team Taught
  • Literacy Workshop 2 Core
  • Literacy Workshop Team Taught
  • Health Core
  • Health Team Taught
  • Foods Team Taught
School Activities
I am part of the Food Drive and Adopt a family organization.
 

Grading Scale

Your grade will be determined using District 218’s grading scale: 

92% -100%                                        A

82%-91%                                            B

72%-81%                                            C

65%-71%                                            D

65%-Below                                         F

Whats My Grade?

Your semester class grade will be determined based on the following three categories:

  • 65% Common Unit Assessments (CUA)
  • 20% Other Assessments (i.e. quizzes, essays, in class assignments, projects)
15% Practice (homework, skill book assignments)
 
Retake Policy-all students are allowed to retake any common unit assessment (CUA).
 
 

 

 
 
 
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Name
Kristine LaRocco
Position
Special Education Teacher
Email
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Phone
x3365