Signal Mountain Middle High School


Joshua Payne

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Hello, my name is Joshua Payne. This is my 5th year here teaching at SMMHS. The first year here I taught Honors Geometry. The next 3 years I was here I taught 8th Grade STEM. This year is the first year I have taught 7th Grade STEM and look forward to working with 7th graders! Before I came to SMMHS I taught 6th Grade Math at East Lake Academy. I graduated from UTC in 2013 with a Bachelors in Middle Grades Education with a Primary Concentration in Mathematics and Secondary Concentration in Science. I am also certified to teach Mathematics in grades 7-12, as well as Personal Finance.

 I have been an Assistant HS Football Coach for my entire time here at SMMHS as well as Assistant HS Baseball Coach and Head MS Baseball Coach for several years.

I have Been married to my beautiful wife Katie for 3 years and we have a son named Neyland Henry Payne.

The best way to get in touch with me is my email address:

 I typically respond within a few hours, but i have always make sure to respond within 24 hours no matter what.


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