Degrees and Certifications:
Elementary Education Degree at Florida State University k-6 Teacher Certification
Ms. Alexandra Russo
Second Grade Team Leader
Hello 2nd graders! I am so excited to be your teacher this year. My name is Ms. Russo and I am very new to Texas! I am going into my 6th year of teaching, but my first year at Shepard Elementary. I just moved here from South Florida and I will also be coaching high school volleyball over at Vines HighSchool. I am super excited to meet all your friendly faces! Let’s make this an amazing year!
Ms.Russo's Class Schedule
7:00 am - 7:30 am Early Morning Drop-Off. During this time, students will be either in the gym or in the cafeteria for breakfast until the 7:30 am bell rings
7:30 am - 7:40 am Children arrive in their classrooms to unpack and do morning activities
7:40 am The school day begins
7:40 am - 8:00 am Morning Work/Announcements/Morning Meeting
8:00 am - 9:15 am Math
9:15 am - 9:45 am Intervention and Enrichment
9:45 am - 11:45 am Language Arts
11:45 am - 12:15 pm Recess
12:15 pm - 12:45 pm Lunch
12:50 pm - 1:40 pm Specials
1:40 pm - 2:40 pm Inquiry and Innovation
2:45 pm End of the School Day and Dismissal
You may contact me on my classroom phone or email at any time and I will get back to you at my earliest convenience.
My conference time is 12:50 pm - 1:40 pm Wednesdays - Fridays. Mondays and Tuesdays are the same times but only on an as-needed basis as it is set aside for planning.
Second Grade Information & Upcoming Dates
Please see our Second Grade Department page for more Second Grade information.
Favorite School Drinks (Not Sonic)
- Iced coffee
Favorite Sonic Drink
- Lemon Water
Best Gift Card for $5
Best Gift Card for More Than $5
Bonus School Supplies
- Working out
Birthday (Month and Day)
- August 14