Teacher Spotlight: Mrs. Kathleen Johnson


Kyra Parker

Mrs. Johnson teaching math to her students.

Mrs. Johnson teaches geometry, calculus, and trigonometry here at St. Marys High School. This is her fourth year at SMHS. She has three children and also has a dog named Roxy. Mrs. Johnson always has a smile on her face and shes always willing to help you when you’re struggling especially with math. Here’s a look into her life.

Whats your favorite thing about teaching math to high school students?
It is so rewarding when I am able to help a student learn math, a difficult subject.I also enjoy getting to know my students and hopefully making their day better.

What inspired you to start teaching?
I absolutely love math, sharing my knowledge and interacting with students.

Why do you love teaching math?
Math is my favorite subject. It is also a challenge to convey to others my knowledge.

Was there any other profession, other than teaching that you were interested in and why?
I used to work in accounting, but I found it boring. I also studied engineering, but found it to be isolating, because of the lack of interaction with others.

How long have you been a teaching math?
This is my 18th year of teaching math.