Phone: 252-794-2143


Degrees and Certifications:

Bachelor of Secondary Education Master of Arts in Education Master of Arts in Education-Special Education

Ms. Marites Cagadas

6th Grade English Language Arts Teacher

I am from Hilongos, Leyte, Philippines, and currently reside in Windsor, North Carolina. I enjoy reading, sports, swimming, cooking, singing, experimenting, farming, and gardening. My favorites include the color blue, English movies such as “Beauty in a Broken” and History Related Movies, books such as the “Bible” and “Pride and Prejudice,” “Don Quixote,” “Anna Karenina,” “A Passage to India,” and “To Kill a Mockingbird” and television shows such as “Planet Earth” and “The Sopranos.” I love to drink water and natural fruit juice and eat leafy greens, whole grains, fruits, fish, rice, and potatoes, as well as fresh fruit salad and oatmeal cookies. I love cats, dogs, birds, English, literature, history, and spring and summer. My favorite sports are lawn tennis and swimming, and my favorite holidays are Thanksgiving, Holy Week, Christmas, and New Year’s Day. I love to visit historical places and natural habitats.  

I have a Bachelor of Secondary Education, a Master of Arts in Education, and a Master of Arts in Education-Special Education. I have worked as an English, Literature, and SPED Teacher at Baybay National High School. 

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