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Mary Towery

About me

  My name is Mary Towery. I teach the functional Skills classroom. I Graduated from UCO with a bachelors in science and education. I have been teaching for over nineteen years. Twelve of those here at Mustang. My husband Ken and I have lived in Mustang area for more than ten years and are active in  multiple charities in the area either within the school system or with the Masons.
  My daughter Chelsea is a special ed teacher at Mid Del and our Son Dane and his wife Priska have given us two beautiful grandchildren Freya and Duke.

My Staff

Our team
  Lori West is a Paraprofessional and has worked with special needs children for fourteen years. She has one son Justin, who is in the Navy stationed in Washington State.She also has a daughter-in-law Amanda and one Grandson Cooper. Lori loves all thing sports and NASCAR. She is a huge OU fan and loves to spoil her Grandson.
  Karla Petty is a Paraprofessional  and has worked for special needs children for fourteen years.Karla and her husband Troy has three children. Lauryn, Marshall and her son-in-law Taylor. She also has two Grandsons  Cameron and Samuel.Karla enjoys spending time with her family and spoiling her Grandsons. She is also active in the American Cancer Society and the Humane Society.
Kim Speck is a parapfofessional and has worked with children with special needs for ten years. She has been with Mustang Schools for five years. Kim and her husband Eric have been married for twenty one years, and have one daughter, Alison.  Alison is a Sophmore at Tuttle schools. Kim is Alison's biggest cheerleader, supporting her in softball, golf, and FFA. Kim loves doing anything outdoors and has a large farm. She is also a 10 1/2 year cancer survivior.  

Supply List for 2018-2019

1 2 inch three ring binder (plain please)
1 Package of dividers
2 large bottles of glue
1 container of disinfectant wipes
1 pack of baby wipes
3 boxes of tissue
1 box of gallon or quart size ziploc bags
1 large box of popcorn
2 containers of presweetened Kool-aid 

Special Olympics

Special Olympic cordinator for Mustang Schools is Cheri Miller  you can contact her at millerc@mustangps.org
Information about upcomming events will be placed in backpacks.  

Community Based Instruction

October 11th                   TG farms in tuttle 
November                        We will be doing a can food drive all month.           
December 6th                  Shopping at the Dollar store and lunch at McDonalds. (students will need money to eat and shop)                         
January 17th                     Pet Co.  
Febuary 7th                      Post office and Braums (student will need money to eat)                         
March 27th                       Express Clydesdales Barn          
April 24th                           Transition trip to vMustang H.S.        
  These dates are tenetive! They may be canceled or re-schedueled due to weather or other issues beyond our control.                                   

Meet Lizzy B. Bronco!

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Yes we have a classroom pet! We have a bearded dragon and her name is Lizzy B. Bronco. She is almost one year old and is very social. If you would like to donate to help feed Lizzy we would apreciate it. 

Grading Rubric for Functional Skills

  Participation grades will be given two times per week, per subject, at the teacher,s discretion. The following will be the grading criteria:
100: Participated independently with full cooperation.
 95: Participated with assistance with full cooperation. 
 90: Participated independently with partial cooperation. 
 85: Participated with assistance with partial cooperation.
80: Participated independently with little cooperation.
75: Participated independently with poor cooperation.
65: Participated with assistance with poor cooperation.
60: Refused to participate with or without assistance.
Academic grades will be given two times per week, per subject based upon academic performance. 

Fun and education websites