• Fourth Grade




    Welcome Message

    Welcome to 5th grade! You will have 3 teachers this year!  I will be teaching Math, Mrs. Walker will teach Science/Social Studies, and Ms. Sims will teach Reading/Language. 

    I hope you are ready to work hard, learn lots, and have many exciting learning adventures! GO MAVS!


     About the Teacher

    I have been teaching for 27 years and have taught all grades from kindergarten to sixth grade.  My favorite subjects are Math and Science.

    I earned my B.A.E in Elementary Education from the University of Mississippi, my M.A.E in Curriculum and Instruction from University of Memphis and am also National Board Certified.

     I am the proud mother of three boys.  Layne, the oldest is a chemical engineer working outside of Houston for Dow Chemical.  He is currently working on his M.B.A at Rice University.  Matthew, the middle son, earned a Masters in Accounting from Ole Miss, passed the CPA and is working for Butler Snow Advisory in Ridgeland. Luke, the youngest, also graduated from Ole Miss with a Master's in Business Administration and Finance. Luke is an underwriter for Regions Commercial Banking department in Ridgeland .  Jan's husband, Charles, works for AT&T.  They reside in Cypress Lake with their two German shepherds, Zoey and Zeus.