Ms. Elaine Allison - Communications/Media Arts

  • Ms. Elaine Allison began working in NSSD112 in 2006. Throughout her career in Highland Park, Ms. Allison has taught English Language Arts as well as Communications/Media Arts for grades 6-8. During 2018-19, Ms. Allison is teaching 6th ELA. Ms. Allison is also the staff sponsor for Girl Up Club, the District 112 Reel Film Fest, and #improvsquad. Ms. Allison knew she wanted to be a teacher from the age of 12, when she witnessed her 7th grade Science teacher handle a classroom "explosion" with grace and humor; it was at the exact moment the scent cleared that Ms. Allison knew she too wanted to teach middle school aged kids. In addition to teaching, Ms. Allison has a love for vinyl, travel, and comedy. Email is Ms. Allison's preferred communication method; you may reach her at All homework and class content material may be found through Google Classroom.