Welcome to ELA 7, ELA 7 Honors, and Spanish 1 Honors! I am looking forward to a great year!

Mrs. Alfaro


(562) 799-4740 x76220

Room 20


Zero Period: EL

Periods 1 & 2: ELA 7

Period 3: Prep

Periods 4 & 5: ELA 7 Honors

Periods 6 & 7: Spanish 1 Honors

Make-Ups & Extra Help:

M-F 8-8:30 AM--test make-ups and retakes only (I teach class at this time, but you are welcome to come in and work quietly and independently if you need to take a test or catch up on homework)

M/Tu after school from 3-4--extra help and test make-ups

Please let me know when you plan to come in so I can have materials ready for you.

Additional Resources:

  • Learning Lab (Room 13): M, Tu & Th from 3-4 PM
  • Media Center: M-F 8:15-8:35 AM and at lunch with a pass. (Student ID is required)


  • silent reading book (everyday)
  • earbuds
  • 3-subject 9x11 notebook with pockets
  • lined paper (college-ruled & 3 hole- punched)
  • sharpened or mechanical pencils (with led)
  • blue and/or black pens
  • grading pen
  • index cards
  • scissors and a glue stick
  • folder (for graded work and homework)
  • white-out, a ruler, tape, and colored pencils or markers are optional but recommended


Daily assignments should be written in the Minder Binder. Please sign up for Remind.com to receive other announcements and reminders:

  • ELA 7: text @22b2g7 to 81010 or go to remind.com/join/22b2g7
  • ELA 7 Honors: text @9h7abg to 81010 or go to https://www.remind.com/join/9h7abg
  • Spanish 1 Honors: text @eg7e3d to 81010 or go to https://www.remind.com/join/eg7e3d