Welcome to Mr. Madlansacay's Page

"Keep Your Head in the Game"

*Madlansacay = Mawd-lawn-sock-eye*

Hello! I am excited to be a part of the New West Charter community and look forward to getting to know you all! It will be my 7th year at New West and my 9th year of teaching.

Fun Facts:

  1. Born in the Philippines, raised in Walnut, California
  2. English is my 2nd language. My first language is Tagalog. I also have some fluency in American Sign Language from learning to communicate with my grandmother who was deaf
  3. I earned my Bachelor's degree in Biological Sciences with a minor in Educational Studies from UC Irvine (Go Anteaters! Zot Zot Zot!) and earned my teaching credential and Master's degree in Education from UCLA (Go Bruins! *8-clap*).

Tinkering: Donation requests

  • Soldering Iron
  • Solder
  • Copper wire
  • Alligator clips
  • Electrical/Mechanical toys (ex: Tickle-Me-Elmo, Furbies, race cars)
  • Doorbells/Soundmakers/Computer fans
  • Cardboard (clean)
  • Duct tape
  • Clear packing tape
  • masking tape
  • Hot glue sticks
  • Recyclable containers
  • Clothespins
  • Pipe cleaners
  • Popsicle sticks
  • Nuts, washers, or other small weights
  • Googly eyes

Wish List

  1. LCD Digital Microscope II (5)
  2. The Art of Tinkering
  3. Maker Lab
  4. The Big Book of Makerspace Projects
  5. Soldering Iron (2)
  6. Soldering Wire
  7. LulzBot Mini 3D printer

2018-2019 Materials: 7th Grade Science

Composition notebook (Graphing-ruled preferred or college-ruled): Purchase at least 2, 100-page notebooks (1 per semester)

Extra loose-leaf lined paper (college-ruled)


Pencil sharpener

Colored pencils



Tape/Glue sticks


Calculator (no graphing!): Basic or scientific is fine

Metric ruler