Degrees and Certifications:

Masters degree in Education Bachelors of Arts degree in Social Science Associates degree in Intercultural Speech Communication Associates degree in Sociology Associates degree in Social Science Associates degree in Psychology Associates degree in Economics Associates degree in Anthropology Associates degree in Political Science Associates degree in Women’s Studies Associates degree-Transfer in Social Justice: Race/Ethnicity focus Associates degree-Transfer in Global Studies

Mr. Alex Lira

Hello Everyone:

I am Mr. Alex Lira and 2023-2024 will mark my 10th year at Mills High School!

This year, I am currently teaching Advanced Standing Modern World History, Government and Economics, and Law and Society.

I previously also taught U.S. History and Ethnic/Gender Studies. 

Lira's Modern World History class information

Lira's Government and Economics class information

Lira's Ethnic Studies class information

Lira's Summer School US History class information


Before I started teaching, I worked at St. Francis High School, the Fremont Union High School District and the Palo Alto Unified School District. 

I am a college alumni of Chico State and a high school alum of St. Francis High School in Mountain View.

I am a fan of John Williams, Superman (1978) and everything Apple.

Teacher Instagram:  @MrAlexLira

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Teacher Twitter: @MrAlexLira


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