Degrees and Certifications:
Bachelor of Arts (Middle Grades Education - English Language Arts/Social Studies) - Appalachian State University, 2021
Mr. Blake Rogers
Mr. Rogers graduated from Appalachian State University in May of 2021 with a Bachelors degree in Middle Grades Education for English Language Arts and Social Studies. He has been a NCHSAA wrestling official for 4 years, has been a head coach for wrestling and an assistant coach for baseball and football at Granite Falls Middle School. Along with expressing an interest in sports, he is also a certified scuba diver and has travelled to 9 different countries. He will be teaching 6th grade English Language Arts and Social Studies this year on a team with Mr. Mullally and Mrs. Herman.
Lessons and assignments will be posted in Canvas and grades will be posted in PowerSchool. All students and their parents are invited to join (students through county email address). If you have any trouble accessing Canvas or PowerSchool, or have any questions, please let Mr. Rogers know. Email works best anytime, and the planning period for Mr. Rogers is from 1:22-2:45 pm every day if you need to call (828-396-2341 ext. 336313).
Below is a link to Mr. Rogers' classroom rules, expectations, and syllabus:
6th Grade Orientation will be Wednesday, August 23, from 5:00-7:00 pm, with a parent meeting taking place in the auditorium at 6:00 pm. There will be a form available in the classroom for all parents/guardians to fill out so that this team of teachers has the most current, updated list of phone numbers and email addresses to ensure the most efficient communication between teachers, students, and parents/guardians. Please arrive early and exercise caution when parking.
2023-24 6th Grade Daily Schedule
7:50-8:00 - Homeroom
8:00-9:25 - 1st Period
9:30-9:55 - HOUSE/Intervention
10:00-11:25 - 2nd Period
11:25-1:19 - 3rd Period (Lunch from 11:30-11:55)
1:22-2:02 - 1st OE
2:05-2:45 - 2nd OE
1:22-2:45 - Planning
"Think Left and Think Right and Think Low and Think High. Oh, the Thinks You Can Think Up If Only You Try!" - Dr. Seuss