Mr. George is thrilled to return to Thornton for his fourth year teaching 5th grade! He enjoys working with students and helping them reach their highest potential. Mr. George earned a bachelor’s degree in Environmental Studies from the University of Oregon. After working at an outdoors camp in Denver, he realized that teaching was his passion and returned to Metropolitan State University of Denver to gain his teaching license in Elementary Education. Mr. George loves to challenge himself and his students and can’t wait to watch the 5th graders grow. When he is not teaching, Mr. George loves spending time with his family, hiking, snowboarding, and photography.