The Yellow Jacket, Yearbook of Thomas Jefferson High School, 1970 Page: 16
The following text was automatically extracted from the image on this page using optical character recognition software:
Math Department Meets Changing Times
ADVANCEMENT IS THE keyword to characterize the mathe-
matics courses offered to all students, whether their plans are ' 5
to attend college or get a job immediately after graduating
from high school. .e
Under the leadership of Miss Laverne MacMillan, twelve =
teachers are included in the department.
The mathematics courses offered are Algebra I and II, Geom-
etry, Trigonometry, Elementary Analysis I and II, Consumer w
Mathematics. As a special attraction, Computer Mathematics
was added to the curriculum during the year. Exceptionally H- 1
high-rated students are placed in advanced mathematics
Mathematics teachers participate in the in-service training x,
program carried on throughout the year.
MISS LAVERNE MacMILLAN - Chairman of the Math Department;
Calculus with Analytic Geometry, Trigonometry, Elementary Analy-
sis I; B.A., M.Ed. University of Texas; NHS, Slide Rule
MR. STEPHEN COMER -
sumer Mathematics; B.S.
Junior Cabinet, Number
MRS. MYRTLE ARNETT -
- Geometry, Con-
Algebra I, II; B.S.
MR. PHILLIP DODD - Computer Math, Alge-
bra II; B.A. University of Texas; Junior Cabi-
MISS MELISSA DUNN - Algebra I, II; B.S.
Louisiana Polytechnic Institute; Future Nurses,
MRS. La NELL GASTINGER - Geometry,
Consumer Math; B.A. University of Texas;
Junior Red Cross
MRS. NORA C. GREGORY - Algebra II, Ge-
ometry; B.S., M.Ed. Stephen F. Austin; NHS
Here’s what’s next.
This yearbook can be searched. Note: Results may vary based on the legibility of text within the document.
Tools / Downloads
Get a copy of this page or view the extracted text.
Citing and Sharing
Basic information for referencing this web page. We also provide extended guidance on usage rights, references, copying or embedding.
Reference the current page of this Yearbook.
Thomas Jefferson High School. The Yellow Jacket, Yearbook of Thomas Jefferson High School, 1970, yearbook, 1970; Port Arthur, Texas. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth256646/m1/20/: accessed August 17, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Port Arthur Public Library.