Phone: 210-356-2200 ext. 62270


Degrees and Certifications:

Degrees: Ph.D. in Educational Leadership, May 2021 M.S. in Curriculum and Instruction, May 2017 M.A. in English, May 2006 B.A. in Secondary English Education, May 2004 Certifications: English 7-12 GT ESL

Ms. Cassandra Nodine

Cassandra Nodine is the Instructional Dean of English at Roosevelt High School and teaches Academic Literacy courses.

She is a 16-year career educator with experience teaching in Oklahoma, Asia, Europe, Central America, and Texas. Ms. Nodine has taught 10th, 11th, and 12th-grade on-level, honors, and AP English, as well as composition courses at the college level, and has served as an instructional coach and professional development coordinator. 

In addition, Ms. Nodine has received teaching fellowships in China, South Africa, and Germany, and is a United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Teacher Fellow and a National Geographic Grosvenor Teacher Fellow.

In her classroom, Ms.  Nodine hopes to encourage participatory and experiential learning with a focus on equity, social justice, and human rights education in an effort to support students' conceptions of themselves as global citizens.

In her free time, Ms. Nodine reads, kayaks, hikes, goes to concerts, cycles, and plays with her rescue dogs, Penelope and Rufus. She is currently finishing her dissertation on the relationship between leadership styles and teacher self-efficacy with an expected Ph.D. in May of 2021. 


"Change will not come if we wait for some other person or some other time. We are the ones we've been waiting for. We are the change that we seek."

-- Barack Obama  


    Every Monday-Friday from 8:50-9:50

    • See Google Classroom for link
    • After school available by appointment only 


    1st Period (10:00am-11:00 am): English I Conference

    2nd Period (11:05-12:30): Academic Literacy I, II, III

    C LUNCH: 12:35-1:10

    3rd Period (1:15-2:15): English II Conference

    4th Period (2:20-3:20): Academic Literacy I, II, III



    5th-7th Periods: Instructional Dean of English