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   Ms. Sylvya Cordova is proud to be a lifelong resident of Pico Rivera and especially an El Rancho alumni.  She has been teaching for El Rancho USD for 24 years, as an ELD, Bilingual Language Arts Teacher, District Resource Teacher, and Trainer-of-Trainers for the Los Angeles County Office of Education (LACOE).  She attended Durfee, Obregon, Rio Vista, Rivera Jr. high and graduated from El Rancho high school.  Working as an instructional aide at North Park Middle school, Ms. Cordova was inspired to become an English teacher by her mentor, Minerva Gandara.   She has a Bachelor's Degree in English, a Master's Degree in Education and Administrative Leadership, and a Single Subject Teaching Credential in English, which includes a BCLAD (Bilingual Cross cultural Language Acquisition and Development) credential.  Ms. Cordova has presented at many conferences including; California Association of the Gifted (CAG), California Association of Secondary Bilingual Educators (CASBE), and served as a Committee member for the California Association of Bilingual Educators (CABE) Conference.

 

Recent Posts

MANDATORY SATURDAY SCHOOL 12/10

Students that are in danger of failing Language Arts/ELD are mandated to attend Saturday school on 12/10 from 8:00 AM to 12:00 PM. in room 12. A notice has been issued and parents MUST sign the form and return it to Ms. Cordova by 12/9. If you have any questions please contact me via email: < scordova@erusd.org> or at  562) 801-5088 and leave me a message.

D/F PROGRESS REPORTS SENT HOME

Students who are in danger of failing are expected to attend tutoring on Tu/TH from 3-4 PM.  Help is available and assignment, tests and quizzes may be turned in for some credit.  PLEASE check the parent portal to see if your child is failing.

TUTORING TU/TH 3-4PM

Any D/F student that needs to complete missing assignments MUST come to tutoring TU/TH from 3-4 PM.

Mandatory Saturday School

Students that are in danger of failing Language Arts/ELD are mandated to attend Saturday school on 4/23 from 8:00 AM to 12:00 PM. in room 12.  A notice has been issued and parents MUST sign the form and return it to Ms. Cordova by 4/22.  If you have any questions please contact me via email: <scordova@erusd.org> oor 562) 801-5088 and leave me a message.

Parent Teacher Conferences

Parent Teacher Conferences

Parent Conference Day 1

What: Parent Conference Day 1

When: 3/23/2016, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM

Where: Appointment Necessary Please contact the teacher to set up the appointment

 

Parent Conference Day 2

What: Parent Conference- Day 2

When: 3/24/2016, 4:30 PM – 7:30 PM

Where: No appointment necessary

Make-up assignments

Students that wish to make up assignments or take tests/quizzes may do so every Tuesday/Thursday from 3-4 PM.  

WELCOME BACK TO SEMESTER 2!

Happy New Year!  Students need to come to class prepared with their Agenda, index cards, workbooks and other essential materials.  Success in school requires scheduled study time at home and communication between school and students.  Feel free to contact me via email, phone call or a note in your child's Agenda.  Let's work together to achieve the most successful academic year.

MANDATORY SATURDAY SCHOOL 12/5

ALL STUDENTS WHO CURRENTLY HAVE A GRADE OF "D" OR "F" OR ARE MISSING TOO MANY ASSIGNMENTS ARE REQUIRED TO ATTEND SATURDAY SCHOOL ON DECEMBER 5TH.   A LETTER WILL BE SENT HOME FOR PARENTS TO SIGN.  I WILL BE AVAILABLE FROM 8-12 IN ROOM 12.

AR Reading Logs

ALL classes MUST read 20 minutes everyday and record in your AR reading log. Signed  Logs are due every Friday.  You may attend tutoring on Tuesdays (RM 12) and Thursdays (RM 11) from 3-4 PM to make up for missing logs.

STUDENT LED CONFERENCE SIGN UPS

PARENTS-
YOUR CHILD WILL BE ASKING YOU TO REVIEW AND SIGN A PARENT CONFERENCE LETTER.  PLEASE BE SURE TO SIGN UP AT VolunteerSpot.com. The link is http://:vols.pt/ZaGhBF>.

CELDT Testing

PARENTS-
Just a friendly reminder that English Learners will be tested in the state's CELDT test beginning Monday, October 12th.  Make sure if your child is in an ELD class that they have a good night's sleep and eat a healthy breakfast.  Testing will be on Mondays, Tuesdays and Thursdays. Encourage your child to try their BEST on the state test.

Missing Assignments

A reminder that it is the responsibility of the student to request missing assignments or tests/quizzes.  I will be available after school on Tuesdays for any tests or quizzes you need to make up because of an absence.