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Jessica Taverna
and Nina

live in Hillcrest and love Pulaski Heights Middle School! Jessica is the Art Department chair and Art Club sponsor at PHMS, and has taught art for 18 years. She is also a commission muralist, furniture painter and artist. Nina is a rising seventh grader at PHMS and loves tennis, art, EAST and hanging out with friends.

Be creative with color and design by using wallpaper in your locker to make it more personalized and fun!

Be creative with color and design by using wallpaper in your locker to make it more personalized and fun!

This magnetic organizer is unique because it has a dry erase feature and Nina loves to draw.

This magnetic organizer is unique because it has a dry erase feature and Nina loves to draw.

A student’s day-to-day can be tedious and stressful, but these magnets can help inspire self-confidence when it’s most needed.

A student’s day-to-day can be tedious and stressful, but these magnets can help inspire self-confidence when it’s most needed.

Nina tried a.m./p.m. binders for classes as a sixth grader, but by the second nine weeks we switched to a Trapper Keeper binder for all classes. It was just easier for her, but it’s truly an individual choice.

Nina tried a.m./p.m. binders for classes as a sixth grader, but by the second nine weeks we switched to a Trapper Keeper binder for all classes. It was just easier for her, but it’s truly an individual choice.

When you have eight classes, it’s imperative to get a handle on organization. Separate your classes with folders to keep up with all things for that class. Parents: Start this with week one of school and it becomes so easy for the rest of the year!

When you have eight classes, it’s imperative to get a handle on organization. Separate your classes with folders to keep up with all things for that class. Parents: Start this with week one of school and it becomes so easy for the rest of the year!

In order to utilize your locker space, this shelf will give you multiple places for your books, binders, pencils pouches, etc.

In order to utilize your locker space, this shelf will give you multiple places for your books, binders, pencils pouches, etc.

An iridescent light feature makes your space feel like home by giving some warmth to a metal locker.

An iridescent light feature makes your space feel like home by giving some warmth to a metal locker.

Extra pencils in your locker are a MUST! Be sure to keep a pencil pouch stocked year-round.

Extra pencils in your locker are a MUST! Be sure to keep a pencil pouch stocked year-round.

Make school fun! These pencils are bendy, colorful and will brighten any student’s day.

Make school fun! These pencils are bendy, colorful and will brighten any student’s day.

pens and markers handy for classes.

pens and markers handy for classes.