Degrees and Certifications:
Mrs. Barbara Payne
Welcome to your 6th and 7th grade mathematics
classroom for the 2020-21 year!
Mrs. Payne has been in education for 19 years, 16 years teaching in Willis ISD and 3 years substitute teaching in Conroe, San Marcos, & Austin. While in Willis, she was a teacher at Lynn Lucas Middle School for 7 years, a teacher at Brabham Middle School for 3 years, and then served as an assistant principal at Meador Elementary for 6 years. She is glad to be back in the classroom working with many of the students she has worked with in the several few years.
Mrs. Payne earned her Bachelor's degree in Mathematics from Texas A&M University - Commerce. She then completed her teacher certification work at Texas State University. After several years of teaching she earned her Master's degree in Educational Administration from Sam Houston State University. She currently holds the following certifications: Mathematics 4th - 8th gr, Generalist 4th - 8th gr, English as a Second Language 4th - 8th gr, and Principal EC - 12th gr.
Mrs. Payne lives in Willis ISD with her husband and two sons, an 8th grader and 5th grader. She is excited about this year's adventure of learning.