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Jake Allen's Profile

Name:

Jake Allen

Teacher

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Contact Info:

Email:

jallen@1hsd.org

Work Phone:

479.738.2425 ext1222

Conference Times:

Tuesday-Friday 2:30 to 3:00

Class Room Number:

WPS 22

About Me

Degrees and Certifications:

MSE in Gifted Education, Arkansas State University, 2016

M.Ed in English Education, University of Missouri, 2004

BA in Theater, East Texas Baptist University, 1995

Current Position:

I have been the Huntsville’s Gifted & Talented Coordinator since August, 2016. This is my 4th year! Previously, I was a Math and English teacher at Eureka Springs High School from 2006 to 2014, and then became the GT Coordinator there for two years. 

Previous Position:

Before I began teaching, I spent a few years trying to find my calling. I worked in management for Barnes & Noble, Eureka Pizza, and Trans World Entertainment before returning to school to earn a Master’s degree in Education.

Family Information:

The fam

The Allens: Jake, Piper, Charlie, and Georgia.

Piper and I have been married for 18 years. We have lived in Eureka Springs for the last 13 of those. Charlie and Georgia attend school there. We have 3 dogs, 2 cats, and a rabbit.

 

Personal Information:

My favorite thing to do is travel! Enjoy some pics of my previous trips.

Picadilly Circus, London

London—Picadilly Circus

Globe

Shakespeare’s Globe Theater, London

Jake Allen

Upcoming Events

Fall News!

 

Fall Events!

  • For information on the Duke TIP (4th-7th grade GT) come to parent teacher conferences: Sept. 25 @ HMS (6th/7th grade) or Sept. 26th at HIS (4th/5th)

  • Regional GT Parent night (see information at the end of this newsletter): October 3rd in Farmington OR Tuesday, October 8th in Rogers (same agenda for both nights).

  • NWA Fall Open Chess Tournament @ Don Tyson School of Innovation, Springdale on Saturday, October 5th. Contact Mr. Allen if you’d like to register!

  • STEAM day for 3rd and 4th GT, Tuesday, November 19th, Farmington**

  • Elementary (5th and 6th GT) Quiz Bowl, Thursday, December  12th, Farmington *

  • Junior High (7th-9th GT) Quiz Bowl, Friday, December 13th, Farmington*

  • High School GT Quiz Bowl, Monday, December 16th, Farmington

*Need 2-3 parent volunteers to attend **Need 1 parent volunteer to act as judge

Contact Jake Allen

Classroom Number:
WPS 22
School Phone:
479.738.2425 ext1222
Conference Time:
Tuesday-Friday 2:30 to 3:00