My name is Mrs. Palmira T.Aguirre. I have been teaching at John F. Kennedy High School since 1996 in the science department. I am certified to teach 6th to 12thgrade science. My certifications are Composite Science and Biology. I studied at St. Mary’s University and graduated in 1994 with a Bachelor's of Science. My major was Biology with a minor in Chemistry. I have done some post-graduate work at Our Lady of the Lake University and am currently in the process to complete my Master's of Education degree with a concentration in Integrated Science.