Phone: 314-963-6450 ext 14807


Degrees and Certifications:

B.A. in Liberal Arts, Cardinal Glennon College M.Div. in Theology, Kenrick Seminary B.S. in Secondary Education-History, University of Missouri-St. Louis M.A. in Curriculum and Instruction, University of Missouri-St.Louis Missouri Teacher Certification: Social Studies 6-12, Math 5-9, Science 5-9, Special Education-Cross Categorical K-12

Mr. Downey

Currently, this is my 8th year teaching at Hixson Middle School as a Special School District Resource teacher.  For the 2019-2020 school year, I will be teaching a 7th-grade IEP Math, a 7th & 8th-grade Learning Strategies in Task, a 7th & 8th grade Corrective Reading class, co-teaching an 8th grade Science class with Mr. Vorel and a 7th grade Math class with Ms. Slalughter.  

I am on Blue Team 8.

    Students will be able to: 
    1.​Solve problems using all operations 
    with fractions. (CCS Math Content 
    7.NS.A.1, 7.NS.A.2) 
    2.​Use properties of operations to 
    generate equivalent expressions and solve 
    real-life problems. (CCS Math Content 
    7.EE.A.1, 7.EE.B.3) 
    3.​Draw, construct, and describe 
    geometrical figures and describe the 
    relationships between them. (CCS Math 
    Content 7.G.A.2) 
    4.​Solve real-life and mathematical 
    problems involving angle measure and 
    area. (CCS Math Content 7.G.B.4, 7.G.B.5) 
Mr. Downey in Hawaii.