Degrees and Certifications:
Welcome to Ms. Hemmings' Eighth Grade English/Language Arts class page.
A few things about Ms. Hemmings:
* This is my 31st year teaching.
* I am excited to be teaching at FCMS. I graduated from FCHS many, many years ago. GO CAVS!!
* I am a graduate of Radford University with a bachelors degree in Early, Elementary, and Middle Education with a middle school specialty in English/Language Arts. I obtained my Academically Gifted degree from Pembroke University.
* I have a son (26 years old) who works as a security guard at Vanity Fair in Martinsville.
* I have three dogs:
Princess, aka Pumpkin (a white Shitzu)
Patches (a black and white Shitzu/Terrier mix)
Brutus (a chocolate brown Pitbull)
*Daily assignment grades are counted once.
*Quiz grades are counted once.
*Test grades are counted twice.
*Project grades are counted twice.
Absences and makeup work:
Each day, assignments and notes will be posted on this class page, as well as, on a bulletin board in the classroom. Students are required to make up missed assignments within three days after their return.
The best way to contact Ms. Hemmings is by email: firstname.lastname@example.org