Jann Thorpe

Physical Education



Email: jthorpe@sonomaschools.org

Jann Thorpe, Physical Education

Department(s): Physical Education

Degrees and Certifications
7th/8th grade Physical Education Teacher Athletic Director @ Adele Harrison Middle School Credentials/Degrees: Graduated from Sonoma State with a BS in Kinesiology. Completed the teacher Credential program from SSU

I have been teaching in Sonoma Valley School District since 2001. I taught Physical Education at Sonoma Valley High School from 2001-2009 I then moved over to teach at Adele Harrison Middle School in August of 2009- current.

Special Interests
I coach the 7th and 8th grade girls basketball teams and the track team at Adele Harrison I coach the Varsity girls basketball team at SVHSI love to coach, run, workout, traveling to Hawaii as much as possible, walk my dog, eat ice cream, and visit my family as much as possible. I love watching almost all sports. ESPN is always on in my house :)

  • Email: jthorpe@sonomavly.k12.ca.us

    Phone: 707-935-6080 ext 3035

  • I grew up in Newbury Park in Southern California where I lived with my parents and two brothers. I attended Newbury Park High School and played both softball and basketball. Once I graduated from high school I headed up north to attend Sonoma State University. I graduated in 4 years with a BS in Kinesiology. While earning my degree I also played 4 years of collegiate basketball. After graduating, I went on to complete the credential program at SSU in 2001. My first teaching position was as a Physical Education Teacher at Sonoma Valley High School where I taught for 8 years. I then moved over to Adele Harrison in 2009 to teach PE. Along with being a teacher I am also the athletic director at Adele Harrison and the co-athletic director at SVHS

    Current years Teaching: 14

    2000- Completed Credential School at SSU

    1995-1999: Graduated from SSU with a BS in Kinesiology

    1991-1995: Newbury Park High School