Phone: 843-423-2571


Degrees and Certifications:

(BS)Bachelors in Science-Major biology and chemistry-Osmania University-Hyderabad-India (B.Ed)Bachelors in Education-Osmania University-Hyderabad-India (MS)Masters in Science-Specialization Ecology-University of Mumbai-India (PG)Post Graduate Diploma in Environment and Management-University of Hyderabad, India Diploma in Montessori Education-AMI-Netherlands Certified in Biology and Advance Placement (AP) Biology

Mrs. Aruna Sagar

I am proud to say that I have been with the Marion County District as a biology teacher for the past 15 years.I am certified by the state department of education,South Carolina as a biology teacher for high school, and also A.P Biology certified in the year 2007.I have a masters degree in science from University of Mumbai-Mumbai-India ,with specialization in Ecology, and a post graduate diploma in environment and management-University of Hyderabad,India. I had 15 years of teaching  biology in pre-med track courses in St.Anns Degree College,Hyderabad,India.

We are a family of five.My husband Ravi Joshua Pulukuri is a retired Law professor,Osmania University -Hyderabad ,India .My son Anunay James Pulukuri graduated from the University of South Carolina with a major in Cellular and Molecular Biology and Biochemsitry ,he is now pursuing his Phd program in chemistry at Washington State University,Washington state.My daughter Rushali Elizabeth Pulukuri is a senior at Francis Marion University in Pharmaceutical studies .She is inclined towards pursuing DPharm and her career as a transplant pharmacist.My eighty three year old mother Amara Sagar,who is a retired scientist from Center for Cellular and Molecular Biology Center -Hyderabad ,India stays with us ,and is a source of great encouragement for us.


  • Supply List for Biology class:

    1.Two 3 subject notebook with pockets for 6 biology standards(graded every 4 Wks)


    3.100 count Index cards(blank-ruled) in spiral rings(not loose) Should be in the subject notebook at all times


    5.Color pencils


    7.Pair of scissors

    Supply List Anatomy Class: 5 subject notebook(graded every 4Wks)

    2. Ruler

    3.Color pencils


    5.200 count Index cards(blank-ruled) in spiral ring(not loose) Should be in the subject notebook at all times



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  • Virtual Class Rules

    Rules for Online Class

    • All classes will be recorded.
    • Cameras must be turned on for attendance and remain on.
    • All students should have their device on mute until instructed to turn on.
    • Students can be removed from the virtual platform for unacceptable behavior
      • Teachers are requesting students to think responsibly and act respectfully while participating with their peers in the virtual classroom.
      • Our School wide PBIS rules to “Expect Respect” remain in effect while at home.
      • Students who fail to follow the rules as outlined below can possibly be removed from the virtual classroom


    • If you have a question please use the raise your hand icon or post it in the chat box.
    • If you are having technical, difficulties please let your teacher know by email or any other instrument for communication (Remind).
    • No Grooming/eating in front of the camera.
    • No profanity using virtual platforms.
    • The same disciplinary actions will be followed as if you were in person in the school.


    Basic Rules:

    • Identify a suitable workspace to work
    • Log in or dial in 5 minutes before the virtual classroom session begins
    • Be respectful
    • Listen actively
    • Actively participate
    • Complete and submit assignments
    • Dress appropriately



    Student Responsibilities:

    • Log in daily or assigned meeting times
    • Ask/Answer questions
    • Take turns participating daily in classroom discussions
    • Complete packets and turn in work on time
    • Work independently or in groups (when assigned)
    • Be an active member of the virtual community


    Unacceptable Behavior:

    • Vulgarity (no cursing, vulgar language, or inappropriate gestures, memes)
    • Negative feedback on other’s work and /or comments
    • Posting negativity, bully others in chats
    • Unacceptable noises in background- loud music, noisy pets
    • No smoking, vaping, drinking alcohol beverages



    General Housekeeping Reminders:

    • Minimize background noise by turning off the TV and radio
    • Stay Focused! Avoid multitasking during class!
    • Mute your microphones until it is your turn to speak.


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