Jan Stamey named March Volunteer of the Month

Stamey is a dedicated volunteer at Red Mountain Ranch Elementary School. She was honored at the March 28 Governing Board meeting.

Jan Stamey March Volunteer of the Month 2017Jan Stamey changes students' lives at Red Mountain Ranch Elementary with her expertise, kindness and patience. She was recognized at the March 28 board meeting as Volunteer of the Month.

Tribute to Jan Stamey 

For more than five years, Jan has been a devoted and reliable volunteer. Her commitment shows through her actions.

As a retired teacher and reading specialist, Jan is highly knowledgable with high expectations for her learners. She arrives at school an hour early to prepare lessons for struggling readers. She targets skills that need refinement and plans meaningful one-on-one interventions.

Along with preparing homework assignments, Jan writes letters and makes phone calls to help parents better support their children at home. She coordinates tutoring and makes beautiful bulletin boards displaying student work. Jan goes to great lengths to encourage students and ensure they succeed.

Jan is passionate and caring, with a loving and selfless heart. She is an invaluable asset for both students and staff.

Jan, thank you for your dedication to Red Mountain Ranch Elementary School. We are pleased to honor you as a Mesa Public Schools Volunteer of the Month.

Volunteer of the Month prizes

Stamey received a certificate, tumbler, coaster, candy bouquet and copy of the tribute from Mesa Public Schools. She was also awarded a $50 Amazon gift card from the Mesa Foundation for Educational Excellence.

(Jan Stamey addresses the audience after being named Volunteer of the Month at the March 28 Governing Board meeting. Photo by Tim Hacker/Mesa Public Schools)


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