•  Professional Biography
      
    Riverside Rams! Thais Wells
     World Languages
    This is Mrs. Wells' seventh year teaching at LCPS! Prior to teaching at Riverside, she taught at Smarts Mill MS. She also taught HS at Prince William County and at the college level in New Jersey.
    She received her Master of Arts in Spanish Literature, Language and Culture from Syracuse University and her  Bachelor of Arts in Spanish from the University of Utah. She has taught Spanish from beginners to native speakers at various levels.
    This year she will be teaching Spanish 1 and Spanish 2. Please contact her at if you have questions.

    My 2019-20 Schedule:

     1st  Spanish 2  5th  Common Planning
     2nd  Duty  6th  Spanish 2
     3rd  Planning  7th  Spanish 2
     4th  Spanish 2  8th  Spanish 1
     
    *For upcoming assignments please check the gradebook.
     
    email
      Thais.Wells@lcps.org
    Course Information
    Gradebook & Class Page
    NHS Tutoring Request Page
     Phoenix
    All my class information can be found in StudentVUE/ParentVUE
    Click the Phoenix link below.
    Phoenix Gradebook 
     NHS
    LoudounVision
     
    Department Grading Policy Department Reassessment policy

    Students enrolled in any of the spoken languages (Spanish, French & German) will find the categorical breakdown of their quarter grades as follows:

    All Assignment are assessed 90% summative and 10% formative

     

     

    DEPARTMENT REASSESSING POLICY

     

    World Languages & Cultures Re-assessment Policy Riverside High School 2019-2020

    Retakes are intended to allow students to demonstrate mastery (83%) and have the following guidelines:

    • Students are eligible for a retake only if they have not achieved mastery (scored below a 83% on the assessment)
    • Students may not receive a score greater than 83% on any retake attempt
    • The retake is a single attempt
    • All work (homework assignments, formative assessments, etc.) related to the assessment have been completed
    • Students must complete remediation prior to attempting the retake
    • All retake attempts must be completed within two weeks after having been returned the original
    • The highest score will be included in the overall grade calculation for the quarter
    • Retakes are NOT offered on skills-based (reading, writing, listening, speaking) assessments, benchmark exams and county-wide proficiency exams (CPAs)
     
     
    Extra Curricular Positions
     Spanish Club Co Sponsor