English Language Support (ELS) Department

  • Jessica Palko, coordinator
    jpalko@cherrycreekschools.org
    720-747-3612

    Lori Marietta
    Megan Mastrofrancesco
    Katie McQuown
    Nataliya Pankeyeva
    Dani Resch
    Yaroslav Tomashuk

Ms. Lori Marietta

Phone: 720-747-3623

Email:

Degrees and Certifications:

Bachelor of Science in Education-Western Michigan University (WMU) Master’s Degree in Educational Equity & Cultural Diversity with an emphasis in Culturally and Linguistically Diverse Education (CU -Boulder) Linguistically Diverse Learners Endorsement K-12 Educational Leadership and Policy Studies-Principal's license (UNC)

Ms. Lori Marietta

ELS Teacher

Ms. Marietta has worked In the Cherry Creek School District since 1998. She has been at Overland since 2010. During her time at OHS as and ELS Specialist, she has co-taught English 10, English 12, Chemistry, Biology, Earth Science, Sociology, and Psychology. Currently, Ms. Marietta co-teachers World Religions and English 10.

Mrs. Jessica Palko

Phone: (720) 747-3612

Email:

Degrees and Certifications:

BA in Mathematics with a minor in education - Grand Valley State Univeristy MA in Culturally and Linguistically Diverse Education - Regis University

Mrs. Jessica Palko

English Language Support Teacher (Dept. Coordinator)

Mrs. Palko has been at Overland since 2017 and has been in education for a total of 11 years. Throughout her 11 years of teaching she has taught K-12 and for the past 6 years has focused on language acquisition. Currently, Mrs. Palko is an English Language Specialist here at Overland supporting students who are multilingual.