Mr. Matthew Verlei



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Mr. Matthew Verlei

ROOM: 302
EMAIL: (preferred method of contact)
EXT: 51
OFFICE HRS BY APPT. - Tues and Thurs: 8:00-8:30am & 3:30-4:00pm

Mr. Verlei was born in Cleveland, Ohio and grew up between Lakewood and Westlake, Ohio. After graduating Bowling Green State University, he and Mrs. Verlei moved out to Arizona to become teachers.  Before Highland Lakes, Mr. Verlei taught a variety of grades and classes ranging from 8-10 grade English, Cinema Studies, and Drama Studies.  Mr. Verlei is the ELA dept. chair and also co-coaches Cross Country & Track with Mrs. Verlei. This will be his twelfth year of teaching and his fifth at HLS. He loves being able to teach at HLS and may never leave.