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Teacher keeps sending emails about APES...

by AwokenCello on April 27, 2012   |  FacebooktwitterTumblr

My AP Environmental Science teacher calls the class APES. He sends emails about important events and homework reminders to us almost everyday. He also sends them to the parents. One day my mom asked me "Who is Mr.Patten and why does he keep sending emails about apes?" (Get it?)


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