Mr. John Smetzer

Phone: 214-496-8600


Degrees and Certifications:

Bachelor of Science in Interdisciplinary Studies Social Studies

Mr. John Smetzer

Welcome to Social Studies!  My name is John Smetzer and I am excited to return for my third year with the CMS West family teaching 8th grade U.S. History.  My background includes time spent in the corporate community and I look forward to engaging our students and bringing global connections into the classroom. 
Please reference our Schoology page for information related to each unit.  There you will find weekly updates, student showcases, and a calendar of important dates regarding assignments and assessments.
Room 116

1st period :  8th Grade U.S. History

2nd period : Conference 

3rd period : 8th Grade U.S. History

4th period : 8th Grade U.S. History & Lunch

5th period : PLC

6th period : 8th Grade U.S. History

Advisory Period

7th period : 8th Grade U.S. History


Tutoring Schedule

Tuesdays:    7:30-7:55 AM

Thursdays:  3:35-4:00 PM