My name is Stephanie Yuchs.
I was born and raised in Quincy.
I went through Quincy Public Schools and graduated from QHS in 2007.
After high school I went to Southern Illinois University Edwardsville where I graduated in 2012 with my bachelors in elementary education. I completed my Masters through Grand Canyon University in May of 2017 in secondary education.
I moved home, and began my career at Baldwin. I taught 6th grade for 3 years in South at Baldwin before making my move to QJHS.
When I’m not teaching or planning awesome things for us to do at school, I enjoy reading, cooking, shopping, dining-out, sitting outside on my deck, spending time with my family and friends, and traveling!
I have a fairly large family. I have 4 brothers and 2 sisters. I also have 8 nieces and 2 nephews....talk about some crazy family gatherings :)
These are a few of my favorite things:
Restaurant: Gem City! Mmmmmm chips and salsa
Fast Food: Jimmy Johns #1 + avocado
School supply: Post-It’s!!!
Sport To Watch: Football and Hockey
Favorite TV Show: Supernatural
Subject To Teach: Science ;)
Season: Fall, I love bonfires!!
Favorite Reading Genre: Mystery