Phone: (847) 451-3616


Degrees and Certifications:

B.S. - Chemistry, Purdue University, M.S. - Organic Chemistry, Northwestern University, Certification in Secondary Education, DePaul University

Mr. Alexander Vazquez

Alexander Vazquez teaches Honors and Advanced Placement Chemistry at West Leyden High School. His previous experience includes teaching Honors and AP Chemistry at Whitney M. Young Magnet High School. In 2007, Mr. Vazquez completed a four year appointment as a member of the College Board’s AP Chemistry Test Development Committee. He also teaches AP Chemistry at Northwestern University's Center for Talent Development during the summers. The 2017-18 school year will mark his 22th year as an educator.