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? 
11 Years!
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? 
I believe that EVERY student has UNLIMITED POTENTIAL, in addition to, a UNIQUE GREATNESS. I believe that education truly is the key by which that potential and greatness can be cultivated and realized. It is my goal to to help raise happy, healthy, and powerful global citizens here at Sullivan.
What IB Trait do you feel you embody the most? 
I feel that I most closely embody Caring.