• Hello!

    I am the 8th grade Language Arts teacher.  I began teaching in Turkey and Tanzania, then taught at a variety of private schools in Texas. I'm delighted to be now in beautiful Tallahassee. (I'm not sure what it is with the letter T for me!)
    The first semester we will read Romeo & Juliet and a variety of short stories and poemsThird quarter we will read To Kill a Mockingbird. The fourth quarter will be Civil War literature.
    Please do not hesitate to contact me at ablake@maclay.org with any questions or concerns.


    Rosie the Riveter

    Some information about me:
    Contact Information
    Best times to reach me at school: 10:10-10:45 or 1:50-2:20
    Division / SubjectMiddle School / 8th Grade Language Arts
    Teaching Experience
    Robert College, Istanbul, Turkey
    International School, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
    St. John's School, Houston, Texas
    St. Stephen's Episcopal School, Austin, Texas
    St. Michael's Academy, Bryan, Texas
    St. James Episcopal School, Corpus Christi, Texas
    B.A. in English  from Yale University
    M.A. in English from Texas A&M University