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Focused learners
Analytical thinkers 
Responsible and respectful citizens
Mindful collaborators
Effective communicators  
Resourceful users of technology 
Self-advocating individuals

Scott Buros

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course access

Hello students and families.  For information on either AP English or AVID 12 please visit Google Classroom  together over the coming weeks.

To view grades and attendance students and parents can access the Infinite Campus Portal.

teaching schedule: normal days
Monday, Tuesday, and Friday
Period 0     7:10-8:05  English 11 H
Period 1     8:15-9:13  Prep
Period 2     9:20-10:18  AVID 11
Period 3     10:40-11:45  AP English Language
Period 4     11:52-12:50  English 11 H
Lunch         12:50-1:20  Lunch
Period 5     1:27-2:25  AP English Language
Period 6     2:32-3:30  No class


teaching schedule: block days
Wednesday      Thursday      
Period 0   7:10-8:05 English 11 H Period 0   7:10-8:05  English 11 H
Period 1    8:15-10:00  Prep Period 2   8:15-10:00  AVID 11
Period 3  10:22-12:14  AP English Language Period 4  10:22 12:14  English 11 H
Lunch     12:14-12:44  Lunch Lunch     12:14-12:44  Lunch
Period 5    12:51-2:36  AP English Language Period 6  12:51-2:36  No class


Mr. Buros

Scott Buros
English/AVID Teacher
Room: A-24
Ext. 61215
(510) 723-3170

Office Hours During Facilities Closure:
AVID Friday at noon via Zoom.
AP Friday at 1 via Zoom.
Monday through Friday via email from 6:00 AM - 6:00 PM

The best way to get in contact  with me is e-mail.



At HHS, I'm part of: English Department, Anime Club, AVID

At HHS since: 2009

Teaching since: 2009

Undergraduate College: Arizona State University 

Degree: BA 

Major: Journalism

Graduate College(s): San Francisco State University

Degree: MA English/Creative Writing

Subjects Taught:  English

Previous schools where I taught:  SFSU (As grad student) Ikaya Primary School Kayamundai (South Africa), 826 Valencia Project

Awards: Nominee for the 2008 Best New American Voices Award for Fiction  

Born: Elmhurst, IL

I grew up in: Chicago and Phoenix (Snowbird)  

I attended high school at: Chaparral (Scottsdale, AZ)

Hobbies include: Writing, Golf, Hiking, cooking and playing basketball 

Favorite thing about HHS: The students! I have never seen a group of people anywhere that was so different yet so enthusiastic about each other's differences. 

Favorite Quote: “Humor is not the icing on the cake. It is the roof that keeps the cake from getting ruined altogether.”
  -Ron Carlson