Jennifer Waychoff — East Lee Middle School

Our Welcome To Sanford Lee County Teacher of the Week is Mrs. Jennifer Waychoff of East Lee Middle School. Mrs. Waychoff is a health/physical education teacher for grades six-through-eight and has spent the past 10 of her 12-year teaching career at East. She holds a bachelor’s degree from Bethany College and a master’s in physical education from East Carolina University.

Mrs. Waychoff aims to help every one of her students grow in each aspect of their lives. “My philosophy for teaching is to engage my students in learning and to be a positive influence in their lives. My goal is to help them grow physically, mentally, emotionally and socially into respectful and responsible young adults.”

Mrs. Waychoff’s colleagues at East Lee Middle School admire her 100% positive approach. She’s respected as a natural leader, who is well organized, responsible, respectful towards everyone and caring.

In her free time, family and friends are on Mrs. Waychoff’s brain, as well as going to sporting events, playing sports and reading.