Classroom ACT & SAT English Specialist
Alyssa Dembek holds a B.S. in Secondary Education: English and Communications from Pennsylvania State University and a M.S. in Literacy from Long Island University. She has been teaching English 11 and English 11 Honors at New Rochelle High School for nine years, and electives such as Creative Writing, World Literature, Shakespeare, and College Reading. In addition to regularly integrating SAT and ACT preparation into her curriculum, Alyssa equips students with the skills necessary to be successful on the NYS Common Core English Regents. She helps numerous students, who have a range of ability levels, with their college applications and conducts workshops for college essays. As the head coach of the girls Varsity volleyball team since 2011, Alyssa has enjoyed a great deal of success motivating students to reach their full academic and athletic potential.