Degrees and Certifications:

AA- Liberal Studies, BA- Sociology, BA- Ethnic Studies, Masters Course Work- Youth Development Leadership

Mr. Ayende Alcala'

How long have you been teaching? 
This is my 12th year!
What is your teacher mission statement? 
My mission is to motivate, inspire, encourage, and support all students by providing a safe and loving environment to educate them socially, emotionally, and cognitively so they can continue to build a solid foundation to support a bight future.  
What are your goals as a teacher this year? 
Uplift my students and help them see their greatness. 
What IB Trait do you feel you embody the most? 
I feel that I most closely embody caring.