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About Mrs. Polzin


Welcome! My name is Laura Polzin, and I teach seventh and eighth grade social studies. This is my sixteen year of teaching. Previously, I taught in Salem, Massachusetts and in Washington, D.C. I am originally from Newington, Connecticut. I received my Bachelor of Arts from Colgate University in Hamilton, New York and my Master of Arts in Teaching from Simmons College, in Boston. I've taught a variety of subjects including social studies, language arts, high school art, and high school technology.


I have very high expectations for all of my students. I look forward to guiding them in academic growth, gaining cooperation skills, and building self-confidence. In general, if students try their best and are respectful to themselves, others, and their surroundings, they will meet success.


I am looking forward to this school year. If you have any special questions or concerns, please donít hesitate to contact me. I can be reached here at the school at the following number: 679-5632, extension 126. My email address







L. Polzin, 2014 - 2015