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Katie Thomas Selected as Poynter Assistant Principal
July 30, 2014 – Principal Martha Guise announced today that Katie Thomas has been selected as the new assistant principal of Poynter Middle School.
Ms. Thomas is currently working as a TOSA for the Office for School Performance, focusing on secondary math. Part of her time is also spent as a New Teacher Mentor with the Washington County Consortium. Prior to that, she was a classroom teacher at Witch Hazel Elementary School. In her six years with Hillsboro School District, Ms. Thomas has immersed herself in leadership opportunities and has been heavily involved with the middle and high school math adoption processes. She has also collaborated with building administration in the development of student behavior and safety programs. She has a strong commitment to equity, celebrates diversity, and has high expectations for all students and staff.
“I had the pleasure of working with Ms. Thomas last year at Hilhi,” noted Principal Guise. “I am very confident in her skills and am excited to have her on our team at Poynter!”