Dear Students and Parents,My name is Akila Shanmugam (students call me Ms. Shan) and this is my second year of teaching at Lovejoy High School. I am teaching Chemistry and Forensic Science this year.
I have a Ph.D. in Chemistry from Madras University Chennai, India. I have about 20 years of experiences in Chemistry Lab, two of those at the Department of Neurology, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA. I live in Allen, TX with my husband and two daughters, a freshman and a 5th grader.
My room number is E-205. I am located there 1st, 5th, 6th and 7th period each day.
The best way to get in touch with me is through email: Akila_Shanmugam@lovejoyisd.net
I am available for tutorial sessions on Monday evenings from 4.20 to 5.00 PM and on Tuesday and Wednesday mornings from 8.15 to 8.45 PM. I am also available on Friday evenings (by appointment only). Please make sure to confirm with me in advance if you are planning to meet me on a Friday.
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