Greetings to the MPTCS Village! I am Donna Grape and a 10th grade English Language Arts teacher at Marion P. Thomas Charter High School. I studied Communications and English at William Paterson University being honored as the Outstanding Senior for my graduating class. I am a member of Pi Lambda Theta, recognized for academic excellence. This is my ninth year teaching in Newark and I am proud to be educating our scholars, as well as mentoring and facilitating our future leaders.