Average 2.94 based on 48 teacher ratings
Mark Delaney is an English teacher at Felix Festa Character Middle School located in West Nyack, New York and part of Clarkstown Central School District. Mark Delaney's 48 teacher ratings contributes to Felix Festa Character Middle School's ranking of 931 in New York. Additionally, the average teacher rating at Felix Festa Character Middle School is 4.13 stars.
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I am in his 8R class, in the beginning of the year he assigns 4 paragraph essays all due the next day for the first 1-2 weeks, plus gets pissed off at students if they step half a centimeter out of line, SWITCH OUT WHILE YOU CAN

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Mr. Delaney gives out more homework than honors, and grades all of it as well as wanting you to keep a planner for everything you read and creating graphic organizers for the books you do read. His vocabulary tests also have words on them that he does not give you material to study for and his excuse is that you saw the word once so you should know about it. Does not go to his own extra help and shows up late to period 1 every day. He probably forgets that students have classes other than his.

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I had him last year and im very happy i didnt switch out. He disliked me in class because i didnt do much work but was very nice out of class and helped me whenever i needed it. the work load is alot but it really prepares you for 9th grade.

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YASSSSSS MR. DELANEY IS THE BOMB.COM HE IS THE BEST TEACHER EVER!!!! HE HELPED ME GET BETTER IN ENGLISH WHICH GOT ME TO AP AND A 100 ON EVERY SINGLE TEST. dA BEST!!!!

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honestly his class was so hard but im the kind of student who does all the work and works hard so yeah i got low exam grades but my overall grade in class was pretty average if you just do what he says and volunteer in class, he acts like a know it all so all i did was sass him but since i did the work it was fine and didnt matter, his exams were so hella hard that when i took the final i legit got a hundred cuz it felt like elementry school work compared to what you have to do in his class.

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hard, difficult, overwhelming, distracting

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very hard and gives so much homework

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Gives way too much HW and essays are almost every night. I went into 8E to not have the challenge of a 9H class, but i feel like this class is worse then what I was expecting of an 8th grade English class.

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Mr. Delaney is a horrible teacher, he slaps kids, curses, and blames it on us

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Get out before it is to late essay every week and gets mad very fast

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He is strict and gives too much HW

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he cursed in class out loud

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Mr delaney is pretty much a jerk. Id reccomend switching out of his class because he doesnt explain anything and expects you to know it. Only good thing is he prepares you for finals. Still, SWITCH OUT

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ok so Mr. Delaney is actually a pretty good teacher, IF you can get past his annoying Irish accent, his know it all personality, and if he isn't on his man period.

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He is a nice man, but a horrible teacher. He thinks he is really great but he is not. He hits kids(such as me), and is a cruel man. He always says the same thing over and over again in his stupid Irish accent. HE IS HORRIBLE!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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Gives wayyy too much work and is the WORST teacher EVER

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HE IS SO MEAN IM GOING TO TRANSFER CLASSES THATS HOW MUCH i hate him he is so mean!!!! Don't ever try do get on his bad side its..........

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Challenges you every day

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mr. delany is a pretty nice guy but he is WAYYYY too hard. he thinks hes teaches ap classes. and his test are impossible. if your not on his good side...he will hate your guts.

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he expects way to much from 8th graders.. I'm in enriched and he expects way to much he expects you to know everything on your own and he gives a lot of work

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good teacher expect alot from u thou:( if u pay attention and participate and give ur opinion he will love u, kinda lazy expects u to give 110% always :(( know when ur slacking if and if he see u can

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He is a good teacher Really strict

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He is a great guy. He really helps you and put you to your full potential.

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He is a really nice teacher if you pay attention and do your HW. He is also very nice if you don't get on his nervs. Yes, he does give alot of homework but that just helps you do better in his class!

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he is a really nice teacher and even let us take our cell phones out to look up definitions on google! He have had no tests the first six weeks of school! he's awesome!

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He's a nice guy. If you are a good student you'll do fine!

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He is very into reading but is SUCH a hard grader.

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He forms opinions about you and that can be good or bad. He liked me and gave me good grades. I thought he was a bad teacher but he seems like heaven compared to my 9th grade teacher

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not very helpful, he is a lazy sack that will just turn you off english all together.

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mr.delaney is the best teacher ever

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BAD TEACHER!!! toughest grader ever! switch outif you have him

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omg his class was so hard if i have him in 8th grade i'll switch before the first bell even rings on the first day of school but if you get on his good side it'll make life a lil' easier

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i think that hes a cool teacher after having him.but i always hated the rwn.

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he was the best teacher i have ever had. i had him last year. you guys be grateful because next year you will miss him. i learned so much and rwn's rock.

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i learn sooooooooooooooooooooooo much in this class.

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Omg! he gives soooo much HW!!the Rwn takes up all ur time and ur day is all eng hw and even when handing out papers we cant talk!! I got moved at leats 5 times

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gives too much work sometimes. don't really like the idea of the RWN

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yea heavy D got ne lucky charms

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