New teacher profile: Christine Stiles

Position?: 1st and 2nd blocks are certified nursing classes and 3rd block is intro to health and medicine.

What made you decide to go into teaching?: “Always wanted to teach,” Enjoyed skill lab which was nursing skills.

What was your first impression of FHS?:I love it here, it was friendly and welcoming.”

What are some of your hobbies?: Hiking and Gardening.

How do you think your students would describe what kind of teacher you are?: Her students think she’s very laid back but she thinks she’s more on the strict side.


New teacher profile: Lyn Good

Position?: She is a English teacher.

What are some of your hobbies or interests?Good was a professional photographer, she loves to cook, and she participates in all water sports.

What do students students need to know to be successful in your class?: They need to pay attention and be open minded.

First impressions of FHS?: Very different because she came from a small middle school.

Education?: She went to Christopher Newport University and Virginia Tech.

What made you decide to go into teaching?: A teacher from high school inspired her to become a teacher.

What’s something that not many people know about you:?:She was born pre-mature.


New teacher profile: Jonathan Kraut

Positon: Environmental Science, Marine Science teacher and Center Director for Environmental Studies

What are some of your hobbies or interests?: Scuba diving, frisbee golf, working on cars, hiking, fishing; anything outdoors

What do students need to know to be successful in your class?:  “Respect my policies, and do the work I give you. I’m easy going, but don’t take advantage of that.”

First impressions at FHS?:  “I likes everything about FHS so far.”

Education (college, degrees, etc.): He attended Mary Washington University and has degrees in Environmental science and Marine science.

What made you decide to go into teaching?: “My dad and my English teacher.”