Janean Thomas Awarded Payson High's Teacher of the Year


 “Janean is fantastic! She creates magic in her classroom and culture here at PHS. Students are happily engaged in learning, sewing, and discussing childhood concepts. Janean develops an inviting, warm, positive, and energetic classroom that instills a love for children and creating. She is affectionately known as ‘Mama T’. Janean is an outstanding cheer coach and builds positive relationships. She inspires them to do their best in academics and in life. Janean’s attitude, confidence, creativity, and deep understanding of student learning is remarkable.”

Janean also recently received the 'Spirit of the Lion' award at PHS faculty meeting on Monday, April 8, 2019. She was recognized for always going the extra mile, always being postitive and uplifting her students. 

Congratulations Mama T!