Course Syllabus


Dear Parent or Guardian:


        Welcome to 8th grade Math! My name is Hernan Nino and I will be your child’s math teacher. I am in my 7th year teaching at Monroe Middle School. I graduated from Universidad Distrital in Bogota, Colombia, my home Country,  with a Bachelor’s Degree and Master’s Degree in Education and a Specialization in Math Education 


8th Grade Math: Syllabus


Grade Scale: A 100-90       B 89-80           C 79-70           D 69-60           F Below 60


Assignments: Homework-10% given each week

                       Formative-45%   Classwork, Compass Learning, Notebook

                       Summative-45% Tests and Open Note Quizzes


Topics: Expressions and Equations, Functions, Geometry, Statistics and Probability


Supplies: 2 notebooks (cow or spiral), pencils, folder or binder

                Optional: TI 83 or higher calculator, graph paper, tissues


Tutoring: To be determined at a later date.



If you have questions or concerns regarding your student then please do not hesitate to call the school at 704-296-3120 or e-mail: Or schedule a meeting during my planning from 11:00 to 12:00. 


Course Summary:

Date Details